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Esterlina Vineyards

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Esterlina Vineyards

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Diablita WinesDiablita Wines - Celebrate the Diablita spirit with these four great wines, the Diablita™ sisters: Diablita, Diablita Blanca, Diablita Rosa, and Diablita Zin-a.

Review: Esterlina Vineyards & Winery by Hairy Putter - The Sterling family has the distinction of being one of only a handful of African American vintners and winemakers in the United States.  Patriarch Murio and his four sons, Eric – Wine Maker, Steve, who is in sales and marketing, Chris, Vineyard Manager and Assistant Winemaker and Craig who handles the legal affairs and assists in sales, comprise the nucleus of the Sterling family.

PinotFile "...Besides the Pinot Noirs, the Cole Ranch Riesling is outstanding..."

San Francisco Chronicle
Mendocino County Pinot Noir
Lynne Char Bennett
Mendocino County, cool climate, which is preferred for Pinot Noir.

Wine Country - Crafting a Wine Legacy Some of today’s biggest wines are being made by one of the smallest group of vintners. Black winemakers and wineries.
In a region not known for its cultural diversity, this third annual event marked the continuing growth of African American winemakers and African American owned wineries.

The little appellation that could - Cole Ranch is the nation's tiniest AVA, proving that small can be beautiful - San Francisco Chronicle

Napa Valley Register African American winemakers a small but dedicated group.

Appellation America .com: Wine Review of Esterlina's Cole Ranch appellation.

Mendocino County
Local Links Mendocino County's visitor's website travel guide to the Mendocino Coast
Anderson Valley Winegrowers Association
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Mendocino Coast Chamber of Commerce