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Now that’s a big pumpkin …

One-and-a-half-year-old Benjamin Hirsch, of Rincon Valley, is dwarfed by a 1,615-pound pumpkin Saturday at the Kunde Family Winery’s Giant Pumpkin Festival.  Robbi Pengelly/Index-Tribune

One-and-a-half-year-old Benjamin Hirsch, of Rincon Valley, is dwarfed by a 1,615-pound pumpkin Saturday at the Kunde Family Winery’s Giant Pumpkin Festival. Robbi Pengelly/Index-Tribune

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One-and-a-half-year-old Benjamin Hirsch, of Rincon Valley, is dwarfed by a 1,615-pound pumpkin Saturday at the Kunde Family Winery’s Giant Pumpkin Festival. Young Benjamin was admiring the pumpkins with his mom, dad and grandmother. Russ Pingrey of Santa Rosa was the gardener who grew the massive gourd.