Oakmont Vineyard

Plymouth CA (Sierra Foothills AVA)

Management: Victoria Delpart, Owner and Manager

Grapes: Barbera

Canopy Management: VSP trellis, bi-lateral cordon, 6×10 spacing, 725 plants per acre.

Elevation: 2200 ft.

Aspect: True South Slope

Rainfall: 35 in. annual average

Soil: Holland Series sandy loam with decomposed granite. Depth of 31 to 42 inches.


Barbera is the most popular varietal in the Piemonte region of Italy. In Italian, Piemonte means “foot of the mountain.