Applegate Valley AVA

Applegate Valley


 Established AVA 2001

  • Warmer and drier than the neighboring Illinois Valley but not as warm as the Bear Valley area which follows the I-5 corridor.
  • The Applegate Valley is home to Bordelaise varieties such as Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon in addition to Syrah and Chardonnay.
  • The Applegate, Illinois and Bear Valleys are considered all sub-sections of the Rogue Valley.
  • Soils include decomposed granite derived from stream terraces and alluvial fans.


Serra Vineyards                                 
Soloro Vineyards                               
Schmidt Family Vineyards               
Troon Vineyards                                
Woolridge Creek Winery                  
Plaisance Ranch                                  
Bridgeview Vineyards              
Devitt Winery                                     
Valley View Winery                           
Cowhorn Vineyard