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Nicholson Vineyards

Nicholson Vineyards Nicholson Vineyards is a small family owned wine and olive estate, located in beautiful Pleasant Valley, which is nestled in the foothills of South Santa Cruz County. Brian and Marguerite Nicholson planted their vineyards in 1996 and the olive grove in 2005. They grow Chardonnay and Pinot Noir grapes, along with five Italian olive tree varieties. With the 2006 harvest, the winery, will produce only 425 cases of Estate Chardonnay and Pinot Noir along with other special varietals. With the production of such limited quantities, the Nicholsons are able to pay close attention to all details in both the growing of the fruit and the production of their wines. Rich in family tradition, with Brian being a 9th generation Californian, they are dedicated to this labor of love and enjoy the rewards of harvest time.

From Monterey: North on Hwy 1 to Freedom Blvd. Right on Freedom Blvd. Left on Hames Rd. Left on Pleasant Valley Rd. From San Francisco & Bay Area: South on Interstate 280. South on Interstate 880. South on Hwy 1 to Freedom Blvd. Left on Freedom Blvd. Left on Hames Rd. Left on Pleasant Valley Rd.

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2800 Pleasant Valley Road, Aptos, CA, US, 95003 Email:
Phone: 831-724-7071 Web:
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