“C” appellations


Located just outside California's Monterey AVA in the Gavilan Mountain range, Chalone is home to some of the oldest producing vines in the country. Chalone faces dramatic temperature changes, with average high temperatures in the 90s and low nightly temperatures in the 50s. 200 acres are currently planted in soil consisting of decomposed granite, clay and limestone.


United States → California → Monterey County

Appellation Type

American AVA

Wineries (2)

Chalone Vineyard
Michaud Vineyard

Wines (0)