1978 Chateau Rodin was cleared of trees and various undergrowth.
Three years later in the spring of 1981, the first Chardonnay and
Zinfandel vines were planted. Since then, additional vines consisting
of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Barbera.
are located on the Eastern side of the Sacramento Valley in the
Sierra Nevada foothills. Our winery sits at 2600 feet above sea
level which provides a Mediterranean climate. This makes Chateau
Rodin wines unique because at this elevation we are provided with
cool summer nights and warm summer days. This causes our wines to
be fruity, complex, aromatic. This also affords our wines to have
a variety of spiciness that has not been discovered in wines from
vines at lower elevations.
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