Olsen Vineyard

Olsen Vineyard

Olsen Vineyard is in the Yakima Valley AVA

Soils- average 2-3 ft depth, primarily silt loam based soils on top of fractured basalt

Elevation- ranges from about 750-1300 ft

Varieties- 21 different varieties

First vineyard planted in 1980

1150 acres of wine grapes on a variety of sites north of Prosser and Benton City spread out over a 10 mile span with different elevations, slopes, aspects (well diversified)

Martin and I are 4th generation farmers in the Yakima Valley, 2nd gen wine grape growers

Also grow apples, hops, concord grapes, blueberries, cherries