It all starts with the soil. The Loomis Basin is known for it's rich heritage growing fruit. Our vineyard grows grapes right in the heart of Placer County and is the perfect place to make award winning wines.
All of our wines are made and bottled locally by Duarte Family Vineyards doing business as "Popie Wines" and the majority of our grapes are grown right here in Placer County. You can find out more about each individual wine in our Product section.
A small, family owned vineyard and winery in the Sierra Foothills producing award-winning wines. Specializing in hand-crafted wines and continuing a family heritage of grape growing and wine making, the Duarte Family Vineyard prides itself in its specialty wines. Michael Duarte is a fourth generation farmer and the wine making roots grow deep.