Q: What is your favorite restaurant in the world?
Q: What was the best advice you ever received?
A: “Be yourself; everyone else is taken.” – from my father David Hirsch, who was paraphrasing Oscar Wilde.
Q: Where were you born?
A: Santa Cruz Mountains
Sonoma Coast, California
Hirsch Vineyards is recognized as one of the finest Pinot Noir vineyards in the new world, described by the Wine Spectator as a “California grand cru“. Founded by David Hirsch in 1980, it is the oldest premium Pinot Noir planting on the True Sonoma Coast. Hirsch has provided fruit over the years to Williams Selyem, Littorai, Kistler and many others.
Since 2002 Hirsch has been producing its own estate Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays. Located two miles from the Pacific Ocean at 1,600 feet elevation, Hirsch crafts highly sought-after wines of elegance, concentration and site-specificity.