“Banana Belt” planting in partnership with Forge Cellars.  Topped by peach orchards, this warm micro-climate should yield excellent ripeness.

East side of Seneca Lake
Village/Hamlet: Hector
Parcel size: 3 acres of Riesling and Pinot Noir
Elevation: 725ft
Soil type: minimal clay and loam on shale
Average vine age: 3 years
Farmed by: Fred Wickham