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Hendry Ranch Wines
Hendry Ranch were some of the first vineyards planted in Napa. Pioneering winemakers Frederick and John Sigrist began planting in 1859 and soon had one of the most extensive vineyards. In 1939, after the birth of their sons George O. and Andrew. George and Margaret purchased the Hendry Ranch, and moved to Napa.
In the 1920’s, George traveled around the world documenting and studying agricultural practices. In many different countries. Another of one of his hobbies was locating, documenting, and researching the buildings associated with the earliest Spanish settlement of California.
By studying the composition of the plant material found in the old adobe bricks. He was able to document the earliest varietals of wheat in California, and study the existence and spread of wheat pests.
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Malbec, Petite Verdot, Pinot Noir, Red Wine Blends, Zinfandel