News & Events

  • October 16, 2016
  • E. & J. Gallo Winery has purchased Overland Wines from Dick Keenan and his wife,Kathy McNamara. Overland Wines is a Sonoma County wine brand produced in small lots from grapes grown at Kick Ranch. Kick ... more ›
  • July 10, 2016
  • Kick Ranch hosted FountainGrove District Day August 20
  • On August 209, over 100 guests were among the first to explore the vineyards and wineries of Sonoma County’s newest American Viticultural Areas, the FountainGrove District. Kick Ranch hosted a day of history, terror and character with local speakers, a paella lunch, elevated wines and afternoon tours at Kick Ranch or excursions to Fountain Grove wineries and other places along the beautiful hillside roads nearby. Read more:
  • July 9, 2016
  • New Cabernet Sauvignon Plantings Continue at Kick Ranch
  • Since 2014, we have replanted 12 acres at Kick Ranch with three sought after Cabernet Sauvignon clones.  This month, we will finish our third year of new plantings with 6 acres of the Disney-See Cabernet Sauvignon clone, highly regarded by winemakers.  It’s been exciting to see this renewal of Kick Ranch take place!  
  • July 9, 2016
  • CSWA renews Kick Ranch's sustainability certification
  • We’re pleased to announce that the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance has renewed Kick Ranch’s Sustainable Winegrowing Certificate. Check out the short video on the Kick Ranch Facebook page about our commitment to sustainability.     
  • October 8, 2014
  • Harvest Wrap-Up at Kick Ranch
  • Last week, we harvested our last grapes of the 2104 season! The dry winter and spring had the vines growing very early, setting up this year’s harvest—which began and finished earlier than any prior harvest ... more ›
  • September 14, 2014
  • Barn Owls making Kick Ranch Home
  • As part of our commitment to sustainable farming, we encourage and protect a growing barn owl population at Kick Ranch. Vineyards like many other agriculture settings are enticing to Pocket Gophers (Thomomys bottae) and California ... more ›
  • September 14, 2014
  • Harvest in Full Swing at Kick Ranch!
  • An early start for harvest at Kick Ranch —the source for Overland Wines and many other premium Napa and Sonoma wineries. On August 20, we began harvest, with harvest of our Sauvignon Blanc grapes for ... more ›
  • February 28, 2014
  • Kale Wines Featured in Wine Spectator
  • “Another source of inspiration came from Dick Keenan, whose Kick Ranch Vineyard, in Sonoma’s Rincon Valley, is planted on a former horse ranch next door to the field where Anderson played Little League as a ... more ›
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