Shadow Mountain

AVA
San Diego
County
San Diego
Current Owner
McGeary Family Trust
Planted by
Gus and Helen Mase
Location Notes

State Highway 79 and State Highway 76

Historical Producers

Shadow Mountain

Characteristics

The terroir components of the gravelly de-composed granite soil is strongly evident in all of the wines produced from grapes in these vineyards.

Description

Property purchased in 1945, vineyards planted in 1951, additional vineyards planted in the late 1950s, 1960s and 1970s. All done by the first- and second-generation Italian family; third-generation did not want the project. The estate was purchased in 1990 by current owners Alexander and Pamela McGeary in the spring of 1990.

Phone
760-782-0778
Submitted by
Alexander McGeary, President
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