Elyse Winery - Compare our Ancient Vine Zinfandel Vineyards

Korte

Location

Korte Ranch is located in Northern St. Helena at the narrowest part of Napa Valley.

Korte

Dirt

Korte Ranch is located at valley floor in a mixture of rocky loams. Our blocks are completely dry-farmed.

Korte

Ancient Vine Zinfandel

Korte Ranch is a pre-prohibition vineyard. All of our Zinfandel is over 70 years old.

Korte

Climate

Korte Ranch is heated by two mountain ranges all day and chilled all night by strong breezes.

Morisoli

Location

Planted first in 1880, Morisoli Vineyard located is at the dead center of the Rutherford Bench's alluvial fan.

Morisoli

Dirt

This famously "dusty" dirt is a harmonic convergance of ancient ocean floor, volcanic activity, and bedrock upthrust from seismic activity.

Morisoli

Ancient Vine Zinfandel

Morisoli's Old Vine Zinfandel, planted in 1902-1908, is still in production today.

Morisoli

Climate

Morisoli's warm weather combined with gentle afternoon breezes fosters a long growing season, which creates some of Napa's most complex Zinfandels.

Dry Creek

Location

Carreras Vineyard is one of the oldest vineyards in Dry Creek Valley.

Dry Creek

Dirt

Carreras soil is a mixture of Arbuckle, Haire, Manzanita, and Suther gravelly loam.

Dry Creek

Ancient Vine Zinfandel

Zinfandel vines on Carreras Vineyard are some of the oldest existing vines in Dry Creek.

Dry Creek

Climate

Long, warm valley days allow the fruit to fully ripen, while coastal cooling in the evening slows development to foster acidity and balance.

Wines

Try all three of our ancient vine Zinfandels to experience terroir for yourself.
Buy all 3 in our Zinfandel Terroir Set or Vineyard-Designate 6-pack.

Ancient Vine Zin 3-Pack

2017 Morisoli Vineyard Zinfandel
2017 Korte Ranch Zinfandel
2017 York Creek Zinfandel

6 Vineyard-Designate Wines

2017 Morisoli Vineyard Zinfandel
2017 Korte Ranch Zinfandel
2017 Dry Creek Zinfandel
2015 Hossfeld Merlot
2017 Morisoli Vineyard Cabernet
2017 Holbrook Mitchell Cabernet