' Duck Pond Cellars - Estate Vineyard

Estate Vineyard

Location: Surrounding Duck Pond Cellars in Dundee, OR
Total planted acreage: 10
Varieties planted: Pinot Noir (Pommard, 777, 115 & Mariafeld clones)
Rootstock: Own-rooted
Vine spacing: 8’ x 5’
First harvest: 2003
Trellis style and irrigation: Vertical Shoot Positioning (VSP) / Well
Average yield: 2.25 tons/acre
Average plants per acre: 1,089
Topography: 200 - 225 ft., gentle east slope
Vineyard hallmarks: Deep, riverbed soil (Woodburn) and grapes with predominately soft flavors