Wine Region

Mendocino Ridge

Official Name: Mendocino Ridge AVA
Designation: American Viticultural Area

Countries: United States of America
States: California
Counties: Mendocino

Statistics Updated: July 26, 2020
Statistics for wine regions are calculated roughly every hour.

Grape Production


Vineyards: 17
Total Area: 84,342 acres
Planted Area: 238 acres
Percent Planted: 0.3 %
Most Common Grape Varietal: Pinot Noir more varietals...
Top Vineyards

Search all Mendocino Ridge vineyards sorted by rating

  1. Samuel & Margaret Baker - Baker Ranch
  2. Greenwood Ridge Vineyards
  3. Perli Vineyards
  4. Mariah Vineyards and Winery - Mariah Vineyards
  5. Signal Ridge Vineyards
  6. Piper Ranch - Manchester Ridge Vineyard
  7. Charles Ciapusci Family - Ciapusci Vineyard
  8. Arietta - Dupratt Vineyard
  9. Copper Queen
  10. Anne Fashauer - Francis Vineyards
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Wine Production


Wineries: 4
Tasting Rooms: 1
Top Wines by Region Wineries

Highest scoring wines made in Mendocino Ridge wineries.

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Climate Profile


Elevation2579.86 ft.1726.86 ft.1175.7 ft.
Solar Raditation: 152519.04 WH/m2

Climate Indices

Index Name
Growing Degree-Days2680.08
Huglin Index2051
Biologically Effective Degree-Days1543.05

Temperature & Rainfall

AverageHi °FMed °FLow °FRain in.
Growing Season76.162.548.99.14
Wine Region statistics for Mendocino Ridge are calculated by averaging over all vineyards currently entered on Everyvine within the region.

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