Clarksburg Wine Appellation
The Clarksburg wine appellation is the picturesque setting of Heringer Estates Vineyards and Winery. Surrounded by cooling waterways of the Sacramento River Delta and rich farmland of the Clarksburg wine appellation. Weighted drawbridges and swing bridges give access to the lush vineyards nestle among the farmlands. The northern appellation border parallels the town of Freeport, while the southern border runs along Twin Cities Road, extending to the Sacramento Deep Water Channel. Warm summer days and cool breezy nights represent the climate in the Clarksburg wine appellation.
Clarksburg’s premium wine grape micro climate compares with the best regions in California. St. Helena, Sonoma and Paso Robles to name a few.
Limited summer fog influence gives the region the benefit of a few more hours of sunlight at the same monthly high temperature. This enables growth of a diverse portfolio of premium wine grapes, all achieved with less risk and higher probability for consistent quality. Clarksburg’s climate has significant less probability for spring frost, allowing more consistent productivity, quality and evenly ripened premium wine grapes year after year! The region sees less rainfall during critical wine grape growing stages to ensure the highest most consistent quality wine grapes available in California.
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