Fountaingrove District (AVA)
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The 38,000 acre "Fountaingrove Distict" lies within Sonoma County,CA. Located on the western slopes of the Mayacamas Mountains, that separate Napa Valley from Sonoma. Topography varies from low rolling hills in the far west to steeper mountain slopes moving east.

While there is a diversity of soils in the AVA the predominant nature of the soils are derived from Sonoma Volcanic and Franciscan Formation bedrock and consist of volcanic materials, such as pumiceous ashflow tuff and basalt lava. The soils contain high levels of iron, which is essential for healthy vine growth, but also contain high levels of nickel.

Directly to the west lies the broad Russian River Valley AVA where cool marine influences arrive from the Pacific virtually every morning. Micro climate pockets throughout the AVA will encourage a large selection of appropriate varieties.

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Q: What are the most recognized grapes grown here?
Note: There are no wineries currently labeling wines with this appellation designation.
Q: What wines are produced here?

The AppellationAmerica database identifies 0 wines labeled with the Fountaingrove District designation.

Q: What wineries are based here ?
There are no wineries in this appellation
Q: What other wineries source fruit here ?
There are no other wineries that source fruit from this appellation
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