The Lake County wine region covers a wide area. It’s a bucolic region with stunning views of Clear Lake, the largest lake in California. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again now, if you haven’t been to Lake County wine country, it’s well worth the weekend trip. There is some fantastic wine being produced there. During our visit I sat down with winemaker Matt Hughes at Brassfield Estate Winery. As you see, it’s a beautiful property and they put as much effort into their wine as they have the facility, the property, and wildlife reserve. The Brassfield 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon picked up the Best of Class Award during this year’s North Coast Wine Challenge, meaning it topped Cabernets from Napa, Sonoma, and Marin! No small feat. Matt shares their story here.
Winemaker Matt Hughes
Just a part of their attractive tasting room
One of the many striking features throughout the property
Lake County features incredible views of Clear Lake like this one from the ridge above Brassfield Estate
https://onthewineroad.us/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Brassfield-large.jpg4711000Jeff Davishttps://onthewineroad.us/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/logo.pngJeff Davis2017-12-04 14:29:532017-12-04 14:29:53Brassfield Estate Winery, Lake County Getaway