Ridge Vineyards

Klein Vineyard

Information about the planted areas of this vineyard

Grape Profile

Grape Details

Varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot, Zinfandel
Vine Age: 40.7 years (average)
Wine Regions: Santa Cruz Mountains

Vineyard Size

Planted Area: 51.68 acres

Wine History

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Farm Certifications

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Land Profile


Elevation1750.78 ft.
Slope17% (9.67°)
AspectSoutheast (120.81°)

Solar Radiation

Average Radiation TotalWH/m2
Growing Season147391.93

Climate Indices

Index Name
Growing Degree-Days2766.04
Huglin Index1933.76
Biologically Effective Degree-Days1502.76

Temperature & Rainfall

AverageHi °FLow °FRain in.
Growing Season73.951.95.31
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Block List

Planted Areas of this Vineyard (22)

  1. Block: 10AC 1 (0.51 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1855.74 ft. |
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  2. Block: 10AC 2 (5.36 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1792.29 ft. |
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  3. Block: 10AC 3 (0.39 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1732.38 ft. |
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  4. Block: 10AC 4 (0.29 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1758.91 ft. |
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  5. Block: 110R 1 (1.72 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    2011.93 ft. |
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  6. Block: 110R 2 (0.7 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1993.65 ft. |
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  7. Block: 25AC 1 (3.71 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1952.56 ft. |
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  8. Block: 25AC 2 (0.94 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    2000.82 ft. |
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  9. Block: 2AC (2.07 acres)
    Grape: Chardonnay
    1533.35 ft. |
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  10. Block: Casa Grande (3.38 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1392.53 ft. |
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  11. Block: JM Gate (3.79 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1308.49 ft. |
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  12. Block: La Casita (3.64 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1981.35 ft. |
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  13. Block: Middle A (2.72 acres)
    Grape: Chardonnay
    1691.58 ft. |
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  14. Block: Middle B (1.56 acres)
    Grape: Chardonnay
    1740.43 ft. |
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  15. Block: Old Zin A (3.92 acres)
    Grape: Zinfandel
    1451.23 ft. |
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  16. Block: Old Zin B (0.51 acres)
    Grape: Zinfandel
    1511.52 ft. |
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  17. Block: Upper Chard (4.54 acres)
    Grape: Chardonnay
    1939.44 ft. |
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  18. Block: Upper Merlot 1 (2.73 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1985.49 ft. |
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  19. Block: Upper Merlot 2 (3.24 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1982.43 ft. |
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  20. Block: Upper Merlot 3 (1.79 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1976.61 ft. |
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  21. Block: Young Zin (1.13 acres)
    Grape: Zinfandel
    1449.03 ft. |
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Vineyard-ID: 17866
Created Date: February 17, 2014
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Data Notes and References


Farm Certifications: See the certifications page to learn more about the farm certifications Everyvine tracks.
Soil Horizon: Bedrock value set to "-" is not available. Available water capacity units are cm/cm.
Solar Radiation: Area Solar radiation has been calculated in watt hours per square meter (WH/m2)
Topography: Topography values are averaged over the block area. Aspect is expressed in positive degrees from 0 to 359.9, measured clockwise from north.
Growing Season: For use in various statistical averages, Everyvine defines the vineyard growing season as the period April 1st to October 31st.


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Topography: Topographic and solor radiation calculations are based on 1/3 arc-second (approx. 10m) elevation models. Data provided by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), EROS Data Center, National Elevation Dataset,, 1999
Climate Indices: Calculations based on methodologies described by Gregory Jones and John Gladstones. See the following:
  • Jones, G.V, Duff, A.A., Hall, A., and J. Myers (2009). Spatial analysis of climate in winegrape growing regions in the western United States.” American Journal of Enology and Viticulture, in Press Spring 2010.
  • Gladstones, J. (1992) Viticulture and environment (Winetitles: Adelaide).
Month Climate Averages: Monthly and annual temperature and rainfall values based on 30-arcsec (800m) normals for the climatological period 1971-2000. Data provided by PRISM Climate Group, Oregon State University,, October 31,2008
Soil: Soil data is collected from the following sources:
  • SSURGO: Soil Survey Staff, Natural Resources Conservation Service, United States Department of Agriculture. Soil Survey Geographic (SSURGO) Database. Available online at
  • STATSGO2: Soil Survey Staff, Natural Resources Conservation Service, United States Department of Agriculture. U.S. General Soil Map (STATSGO2). Available online at
  • Web Soil Survey: Soil Survey Staff, Natural Resources Conservation Service, United States Department of Agriculture. Web Soil Survey. Available online at
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