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Kita Wines

Founded in 2010, Kitá Wines is a small, premium winery located in the heart of the Santa Ynez Valley in Santa Barbara County. Kitá Wines invites you to experience our varietal driven, elegant wines. Sustainably farmed and handcrafted in small lots, our wines reflect the

Foxen Vineyard & Winery

Bill Wathen and Dick Doré have been making wine together since 1985, when they founded FOXEN at the historic Rancho Tinaquaic in northern Santa Barbara County. Since that time, their dedication has remained the same – the creation of very small-production, vineyard-designated wines using

Fiddlehead Cellars

Over 30 years, trailblazing owner-winemaker Kathy Joseph set off on a quest to pioneer once considered underdog wine varietals, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc and our newly planted Gruner Veltliner to give them new life and present them with passion and flawless execution. At Fiddlehead we

Nielson

In 1964 Uriel Nielson established Santa Barbara’s first commercial vineyard on what is now the Byron estate. Prior to Nielson, the county had been considered too cold and too windy for grapes. Fortunately Uriel didn’t listen. In retrospect he had vision. In the 1980's Santa

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.

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

Rancho Sisquoc

At Rancho Sisquoc Winery we believe in crafting quality wines in small quantities. As one of the first wineries in the now famous Santa Barbara County wine region, we have been around long enough to know that great wine is born from a great vineyard.

Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards

The vineyards of Lucas & Lewellen are located in the three principal wine grape growing regions of Santa Barbara County: the Santa Maria Valley, the Los Alamos Valley, and the Santa Ynez Valley. These valleys all run west from the coastal mountains to the Pacific

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