Photo Tour of von Strasser Vineyard
All photos taken March 22, 1999

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FRIENDLY GUARDIAN of the von Strasser vineyards, Brook chews on what looks like a chunk of old vine.

 

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VON STRASSER ROCKS. Vines are now being planted between the old rows in the Petit Verdot block, which supplies fruit for the fantastically rich von Strasser Reserves. Note how stony the soil is! Tough digging, but great for the wine.

 

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DIAMOND MOUNTAIN PANORAMA as seen from von Strasser's main Hillside Cabernet Vineyard, planted in 1982. The neighboring vineyards in the foreground are Diamond Creek's Volcanic Hill. The open spaces at higher elevation are Sterling's Diamond Mountain Ranch.

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