Frediani

History
Ridge produced its first wine from the Frediani vineyard in 2018. Since the 1970s, Jim Frediani has been farming his family’s vineyard that spans the Silverado Trail in the northeast corner of Napa Valley.

Location
Calistoga, Napa Valley

Grape Varieties
Charbono, valdiguié, petite sirah, cabernet sauvignon, sauvignon blanc, syrah, zinfandel, grenache, cabernet franc, merlot & carignane.

Age of Vines
The oldest block on the ranch dates to the mid-1930s, the blocks we work with for our charbono and valdiguié are mostly 20 and 40-years-old.

Soils
Gravelly loam, volcanic soils.

Training & Yields
Head trained. 1-1.5 tons per acre.