- Russian River Valley
- Current Owner
- Lee Martinelli, Sr.
- Location Notes
On Martinelli Road in Forestville. It’s a rolling vineyard just southwest of Jackass Hill.
- Historical Producers
Martinelli Winery 1880s – present; William Selyem early mid-1980s-1992
Aromas of blueberry and black cherry, with hints of tropical fruit and cocoa. The wine is firm and well balanced with a long finish including flavors of blackberry jam, nectarines, and Italian plums.
This vineyard was purchased by Giuseppe Martinelli in the 1890’s. These vines are head pruned, non-trellised and dry farmed.
- Submitted by
- Regina Martinelli