OVERVIEW

900 acres of estate vineyard located on a WWII airbase in Prosser, Washington. Located near the Yakima River along the anticlines of the Rattlesnake Mountains and Horse Heaven Hills.

PRODUCTION

~36,000 cases

CLIMATE

Cold-Continental, semi-arid climate with minimal rainfall

SOILS

Warden silty loam with some sandier and rockier sites

GRAPES

Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Cinsault, Gewürztraminer, Grenache, Malbec, Merlot, Mourvedre, Petit Verdot, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, Roussanne, Sauvignon Blanc, Syrah, Viognier

APPELLATION

Yakima Valley AVA

Airfield Estates

Yakima Valley, Washington

WEBSITE

The Miller family has been farming in the Yakima Valley for four generations, planting their first grapes in 1968. At Airfield, family and community runs through every part of the winemaking process, from harvesting to managing to a yearly grape stomp event, which invites the public to participate in the production of their Rosé. Airfield produces 100% estate wines, dedicated to showcasing the quality of their vineyards and the Yakima Valley.

 

WINES