The Moon Mountain District, a recent addition to the roll of California wine country AVAs, is also one of the state’s most distinct. Established by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau in late 2013, Moon Mountain District encompasses 17,663 acres of land on the western slope of the Mayacamas mountain range that runs the length of Sonoma Valley, from Lovall Valley in the south to Kenwood in the north. Read more about this special AVA.
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