VecchieOso Vineyard is a limited production boutique vineyard located at 2500 feet elevation in Deerhorn Valley near Jamul, Ca. Our decomposed granite terroir and south facing slope help us achieve the full-bodied aromas we hope you will enjoy. The VecchieOso "family" consists of our wonderful collection of friends, relatives and neighbors who continue to be instrumental in developing the heart and soul of this unique wine experience. We hope you will become part of our family soon.
Our location offers vibrant sunshine amidst panoramic views of the surrounding hills. VecchieOso customers will find a relaxing and scenic venue to bring a picnic lunch, rest your "old bones" and enjoy the San Diego County backcountry. We are approximately 25 miles southeast of San Diego.
Our VecchieOso varietals and blends are gently aged for up to two years in American, European and French oak barrels. Our current inventory of offerings include Montepulciano, Syrah, Zinfandel/Syrah blend, Cab Sauv/Syrah blend, three Barbera, Pinot Gris and Primitivo Rose.
2019 promises to offer Cab Franc, Ruby Cabernet, Malbec, Teroldego, Merlot, Petite Verdot, Pinot Gris, Syrah, Shiraz, Teroldego.
2020 we will introduce our 2016 Nebbiolo Reserva!
Our available 2016 and 2017 Red Wines
Fullbodied, big mouthfeel, split fermentation, with hints of tobacco and plum aged 12 months in American oak and over one year in the bottle. You’ll appreciate the patience.
Elegant structure, soft tannins and aromatics in French oak for 14 months make this one our flagship wines.
For those who love to taste the oak, you’ll love this remarkable Barbera aged 14 months in new European Oak.
Fourteen months in American oak give this Barbera a great mouthfeel and long finish.
Spicy and robust, aged 14 months in 50% European and 50% American oak.
“El Chingon” is a big, bold blend of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon and 50% Syrah Aged 14 months in French, European and American oak.
Combining 70% Zinfandel and 30% Syrah in European and American oak gives this blend the peppery and robust long finish you will expect.
Our very limited production White and Rose wines.
This 2016 Dry rose from Primitivo grapes was finished in American oak and is best served chilled with warm friends.
This 2018 Estate white wine was aged in stainless steel with a hint of crisp pear. Very limited production.