Waves crash over monoliths of ancient rocks and roll ashore to paint the sandy beaches smooth.
Cypress trees lean in a static bow; the wind’s footprint. A ribbon of road hugs the rugged coast; winding through the morning fog which blankets and creeps from the ocean inland over carpets of colorful wildflowers and serpentine rows of
Vibrant Wines That Capture The Best Of Monterey County
MONTEREY COUNTY, A LEADER IN CALIFORNIA
Increasingly recognized for wine of quality and value. California’s leading producer of Pinot Noir and second-highest producer of Chardonnay. (Monterey Co. Ag. Commission 2016 Crop Report)
MONTOYA’S COOL CLIMATE VINEYARDS
Diurnal temperature swings of up to 50 degrees this becomes one of California’s longest growing seasons. Cool Pacific Ocean breezes & extended sunshine produce vibrant, lusciously flavored grapes.
QUALITY STARTS IN THE VINEYARDS
We grow all the grapes for Montoya wines in our own Monterey County vineyards. Vineyard ownership gives us control over quality, from rootstock selection to vineyard management to harvest.
Artistry From The Vineyards To The Cellar.
First-generation Californian José Ramirez originally intending to study medical sciences at