Gnostic anarchy isn’t just a state of mind, it’s also a single vineyard pinot noir from the ‘true’ Sonoma Coast.
It’s a challenge to grow grapevines nearby the ocean. Frequent fog can hinder fruit set and cause grapes to rot. Brutal winds can damage the vines while gophers, deer and birds comprise a constant nuisance.
Dry farmed grapes are small and concentrated – a lot of work for not much fruit.
Even in the best years, you measure your harvest in pounds – not tons.
Creating age-worthy wine requires an awful lot of time and effort. That’s why it’s good to have friends to help out with the harvest…
…and to eventually help you drink it!