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Carhartt Vineyard & Winery

Carhartt Vineyard is a family owned and operated vineyard and winery located in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley. The original ten acre vineyard was planted in 1996 by Mike and Brooke Carhartt on the historic Rancho Santa Ynez property that has been in the family

Duvarita

Duvarita Vineyard is a family owned and farmed with Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Syrah and Viognier just west of the Sta. Rita Hills AVA in Lompoc, California. The vineyard was originally planted in 2000. We purchased it in November 2012 and we received our Demeter Biodynamic

Barden Wines

BARDEN is Doug Margerum’s dream to make the ultimate expression of grapes grown in the Sta. Rita Hills AVA. Our access to the top vineyards along with the philosophy and knowledge gained over thirty years in the wine business allows us to make world-class wines.

Martian Ranch & Vineyard

An eclectic grower of Rhone and Spanish grape varieties, Martian Ranch & Vineyard is a biodynamically farmed Estate vineyard and winery. Martian Ranch is the creation of proprietor Nan Helgeland.  Our vineyards were planted in 2008, with the first Estate vintage in 2011.  Biodynamic vineyard

Pence Vineyards & Winery

Pence is a small vineyard and winery producing Chardonnay, and Pinot Noir on the western edges of Santa Barbara County. We farm organically and strive to produce wines that give pleasure and have flavor. We see self-reliance as a virtue growing everything ourselves and strive

Melville Winery

100% Estate in the heart of Santa Rita Hills specializing in Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Syrah. Our focus is on purity and quality. Our tasting rooms are open every day except: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, and Easter Sunday.

Margerum Wine Company

Located just off State Street a block from Santa Barbara’s waterfront, Margerum Wine Company offers tastings of our renowned Rhône varietals, Sauvignon Blanc, and Rosé in our stunning new tasting room or heated patio. Our tasting room, along with our chandelier-lit barrel room and 20

Presqu’ile Vineyard & Winery

Located in the heart of Santa Barbara County’s Santa Maria Valley, Presqu’ile (pronounced press-KEEL) is a small, family-run winery dedicated to making exceptional cool-climate Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc. Designed and planted to create a diverse tapestry of vineyard blocks, the sustainably certified, 73-acre

Lafond Winery and Vineyards

Lafond produces Pinot Noir, Syrah and Chardonnay at the estate winery in Sta. Rita Hills. The estate vineyard was first planted in 1971. Winemaker Bruce McGuire was one of the pioneers in the development of Pinot Noir and Syrah in Santa Barbara County and in

Refugio Ranch Vineyards

With soul comes a connection to something ancient. Anyone who experiences the 415 acres (26 under vine) of Refugio Ranch feels this soul. Winemaker, Ryan Deovlet, often describes his first visit, “As I passed the S-curve in the driveway and the land unfolded, I knew