“On some other planet encircling one of 200 billion stars in the Milky Way there may be intelligent life that has not heard of Pisoni Vineyard, but not on this planet.”
Back label of TantaraPisoni Vineyard Pinot Noir
Pisoni Vineyard: So much has already been said about what Gary Pisoni created in the Santa Lucia Highlands AVA the wine world must already know the details. But for anyone just tuning in this vineyard is located in the south end of the Salinas Valley. It is east facing on a bench or mesa above the valley floor with sandy loam soil and possibly decomposed granite. The rootstock is 5C and the clone is — yes, the Pisoni clone.