Category Archives: Wine

Dreamcote Wine Co.

Dreamcote Wine Co.
Address:
2933 San Marcos Ave
Los Olivos CA 93441
Phone:
(805) 691-1200
Hours:
Thursday-Monday 11:00 am- 5:00 pm
Website:
www.dreamcotewines.com
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Dreamcôte Wine Co. is a small-producer of low alcohol, low sulfur wines + hard ciders. We produce a less traditional range of carbonic red wines like Gamay, a few pétillant-natural “pét-nat” (OG sparkling) wines as well as an annual bottling/kegging of hard apple cider fermented with fruit and botanicals from our small farm in Ballard, CA. The tasting line-up changes every vintage. Come taste the rainbow at our foot tasting room in Los Olivos. The tasting room is just off the main drag, and offers a less busy, fun, unpretentious, pet friendly setting with both indoor and outdoor seating.

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Brander Vineyard

Brander Vineyard
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Address:
2401 N. Refugio Rd
Santa Ynez, CA 93460
Phone:
(805) 688-2455
Hours:
11am-5pm May 1st to October 31st
11am-4pm November 1st to April 30th
Website:
www.brander.com
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Our founder, Fred Brander, gained a passion for the wines of France in the early 1970’s. Shortly thereafter he recognized this location as an ideal microclimate to produce top-quality Bordeaux varietals. Throughout his experience he has dedicated himself with fanatical fervor to make exceptional block designates of estate Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon that push the quality envelope for Bordeaux style wines in Santa Barbara County.

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Fess Parker Winery & Vineyard

Fess Parker Winery & Vineyard
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Address:
6200 Foxen Canyon Road
Los Olivos, CA 93441
Phone:
(805) 688-1545
Hours:
Monday - Sunday: 10 am - 5 pm
Website:
www.fessparkerwines.com
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The Fess Parker Winery & Vineyard grew out of Fess’ vision for the promise of Santa Barbara County as a premier viticultural region. Established in 1989, the family immediately began planting some of the county’s most renowned vineyards. Outstanding fruit sources coupled with skilled winemaking – in the past decade both Eli Parker and later Blair Fox, were named Winemaker of the Year by the San Francisco International Wine Competition – are at the core of delivering wines of the highest quality to our consumer. The winery is located on the Foxen Canyon Wine Trail. It is surrounded by pastureland and vineyard with views from the tasting room that take in the majestic San Rafael mountain range. The vibe in the tasting room is casual and friendly and the grounds are a wonderful place to relax and enjoy our world class wines in one of the prettiest spots in Santa Barbara wine country.

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Buttonwood Farm Winery & Vineyard

Buttonwood Farm Winery & Vineyard
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Address:
1500 Alamo Pintado Road,
Solvang CA 93463
Phone:
(805) 688-3032
Hours:
Daily: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Website:
www.buttonwoodwinery.com
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Buttonwood Farm Winery is a small gem set amidst the splendor of Santa Barbara County’s Santa Ynez Valley. Our 39-acre vineyard stretches across a sun-drenched mesa on the eastern portion of our 106-acre property. We started planting in 1983 and now have 33,000 vines, small in the world of wine, but huge to us.

Buttonwood’s varietal mix of Sauvignon Blancs, Grenache Blanc, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, Grenache and Syrah reflects the preferences of our founders for Bordeaux and Rhône style wines. As we expected, they grow perfectly in our warm, eastern Santa Ynez Valley location.

As the original farm-to-table winery, we also grow other foods for the table, all of which are showcased at our annual All Farm Dinner each August.

So on your next trip to Santa Barbara County come visit us in the Santa Ynez Valley. We’ll be waiting to welcome you to Buttonwood Farm and taste some wine with you.

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Eat This, Shoot That! Food & Wine Tours

Eat This, Shoot That! Food & Wine Tours
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Address:
473 Atterdag Rd
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone:
(805) 364-0564
Hours:
Saturdays: 11 am - 4 pm
Website:
www.EatThisShootThat.com
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Spend an afternoon on a walking tour savoring delicious food or sipping fine wines of Santa Barbara or Solvang while learning food and travel photo tips from a pro guide/local foodie.

Our tours are the perfect way to discover the culinary landscape of the area while learning about the town’s local culture and history. Along the way, we will show you where all the best food and drinks are as well as teach you a few smartphone photo tips that are sure to up your Instagram game!

At the end of your tour you’ll be eating like a local and shooting like a pro!

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Food tour tickets includes all food and beverage tastings.

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Los Olivos General Store

Los Olivos General Store
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Address:
2900 Grand Ave
Los Olivos, CA 93441
Phone:
805-688-8148
Hours:
Daily: 10am - 5pm (General Store)
Thursday - Monday: 11 am - 5 pm (Wine Tasting)
Website:
www.losolivosgeneralstore.com
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A modern take on a timeless classic, the Los Olivos General Store specializes in home goods, locally made products and exhibits art by local artists. The store is also the exclusive home to the Larner Wine Tasting Room. Visit us in the historic filling station Est. 1904 in the center of Los Olivos.

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DaFoe Wines / Attic Salt Wine Co.

DaFoe Wines / Attic Salt Wine Co.
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Address:
2901 Grand Ave. #C
Los Olivos, CA 93441
Phone:
805-452-9685
Hours:
Thursday - Sunday 11am - 7pm
Website:
www.dafoewines.com
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Small, family owned winery, creating hand crafted wines with minimal intervention. Producer of Grenache Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Albariño, and Grenache Blanc.

Working with well farmed grapes is always our first intention and Santa Barbara County offers a beautifully diverse group of areas and micro climates to choose from. As this region evolves, we continue to look for new and exciting vineyards and small production sites that work in harmony with our beloved Santa Barbara County soils and temps. We are proud to work with many talented people from our specialize farming outfits in the Santa Ynez Valley area.

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Wine Tasting and Sales

DaFoe Wines / Attic Salt Wine Co. Location

Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards

Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards
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Address:
1645 Copenhagen Drive
Solvang, CA 93463
Phone:
8056869336
Hours:
Sunday - Thursday: 11 am - 5:30 pm
Open later on Fridays and Saturdays.
Website:
www.LLWine.com
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Few wineries in California produce 25 different wines, including Bordeaux, Rhône, Burgundy and Italian varietals. But then, few wineries can match the intimate relationship Lucas & Lewellen has with Santa Barbara County’s amazing winegrowing potential. Co-founded by viticulturist Louis Lucas and wine enthusiast Royce Lewellen in 1996, this small winery boasts three vineyards totaling 400 acres of vines, in the county’s three main growing regions: Santa Maria Valley, Los Alamos Valley and Santa Ynez Valley. All are meticulously tended by Louis, who planted his first vines here in 1970. With Winemaker Megan McGrath Gates heading up the cellar, little Lucas & Lewellen has become one of Santa Barbara County’s most popular wineries.

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Folded Hills – Winery – Farmstead – Ranch

Folded Hills - Winery - Farmstead - Ranch
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Address:
2323 Old Coast HWY
Gaviota, CA 93117
Phone:
(805) 694-8086
Hours:
Wine Tasting:
11am-5pm daily

Farmstead:
11am-5pm Saturday and Sunday.
Website:
foldedhills.com/
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Folded Hills estate tasting room at the Homestead welcomes guests to try wines nestled among organic vineyards and row crops. Located just 40 minutes from Santa Barbara and right off the 101 freeway, the flagship tasting room is the closest vineyard to the ocean and the first tasting room on the way to wine country. Just across the street is the Folded Hills Farmstead where guests can feed and pet baby farm animals. A second tasting room, located in Montecito’s lower village, welcomes guests who want a taste of ranch country in an urban seaside setting.

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Tucked away between the coastal mountains of Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez Valley lies our 600 acre estate, Folded Hills. Folded Hills is built on our desire to preserve this agriculturally rich land while sharing our family’s story and lifestyle through the wine and food that we cultivate.

Folded Hills is a fully-functioning organic farm and vineyard built with the mission to share our healthy and active way of life. Contact Folded Hills to set up a private tour of the ranch and wine tasting. We also invite you to visit the Folded Hills Farmstead and pick your own organic estate grown berries or produce. Feed friendly Kune Kune pigs, take Clydesdale selfies and snuggle miniature donkeys and goats.

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Brewer-Clifton

Brewer-Clifton
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Address:
2367 Alamo Pintado Ave
Los Olivos, CA 93441
Phone:
(805) 866-6080
Hours:
Monday - Sunday: 11 am - 5 pm
Last Pour at 4:45 pm
Website:
www.brewerclifton.com/
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Come taste Pinot Noir and Chardonnay proudly grown in the Sta. Rita Hills of California in the beauty of Los Olivos.

Our tasting room is located at 2367 Alamo Pintado Road in Los Olivos, CA.
We are open daily from 11AM to 5PM.

If your group has 8 or more people, please call in advance so that we can ensure the best experience.
Please contact us at 805-866-6080.

Over 20 years ago two young aspiring winemakers met, each bringing a vision and a drive to produce world-class wine. Focusing on the Burgundian roots of pinot noir and chardonnay, they paid homage to France. They were keen on making their own footprint and forging a style that was uniquely Californian. The wines embrace the power, pedigree and richness of the Sta. Rita Hills, that has become the trademark of Brewer–Clifton.

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Our tasting room is located at 2367 Alamo Pintado Road in Los Olivos, CA.

We are open daily from 11AM to 5PM.

If your group has 8 or more people, please call in advance so that we can ensure the best experience.

Please contact us at 805-866-6080.

We are wheelchair accessible and service dog friendly.
No public bathrooms.

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Liquid Farm

Liquid Farm
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Address:
2445 Alamo Pintado Ave. #101
Los Olivos, CA 93441
Phone:
(805) 697-7859
Hours:
Sunday - Thursday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday - Saturday: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Website:
www.liquidfarm.com
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The name Liquid Farm describes the authentic nature of wine (liquid from farming), and reflects our strong belief that all great wines start in the vineyard. We focus on wines from one of the coolest of California AVAs: Sta. Rita Hills. It’s home to some of the most unique, ancient soils in North America and is perfect for growing Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. We allow our wines to develop on their own with little intervention, resulting in well-balanced, food-friendly wines. 

Come try our world-class wines in our beautiful Los Olivos tasting room! No appointment needed.

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We offer wine tasting flights, wines by the glass, wines by the bottle.
Shop our mercantile featuring Liquid Farm merchandise and a selection of unique designer homegoods.
We're dog friendly!

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Chanin Wine Co.

Chanin Wine Co.
Address:
300 N. 12th Street
Suite 1-C
Lompoc, CA 93436
Phone:
805-345-6544
Hours:
Monday-Friday 8am- 4pm
Website:
www.chaninwine.com
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Chanin Wine Co. is dedicated to crafting wines from Santa Barbara County that reflect the individual vineyard in which they are grown. We focus on Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, two grapes that are especially revealing of subtle differences in geography, geology and climate. Our grapes are grown in Santa Barbara County, where cool coastal winds, diverse marine based soils and a long growing season provide an exciting and unique environment for Burgundian varieties.

The vineyards are the focus of all of our wines and each wine is made from grapes grown at one vineyard and not blended. We search out old vines and make wine from some of the oldest in the county. This allows us to make refreshingly balanced wines at lower alcohol levels than most California “blockbuster” or “cult” styled wines. Through low yields, improved farming techniques and gentle winemaking we aim to create a wine that pairs well with food and is delicious young but is also age-worthy. All of our vineyards are organic or sustainably farmed.

Our winemaking philosophy is rooted in representing each individual vineyard by emphasizing balance, finesse, and complexity. We avoid excessive alcohol, and modern winemaking additives (such as commercial yeasts, bacteria, enzymes) that can overshadow vineyard characteristics. We also do not filter our wines or use intrusive wine processing machines. The goal is to grow grapes that are so healthy none of the above is needed.

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Gainey Vineyard

Gainey Vineyard
Address:
3950 East Highway 246
Santa Ynez, CA 93460
Phone:
(805) 688-0558
Hours:
Monday - Sunday: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Website:
www.gaineyvineyard.com
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Whether planning a wedding, a milestone birthday or anniversary, or a corporate retreat, our guests and their enjoyment is a great source of pride and reward for us. Our estate provides numerous venues for private events; some guests enjoy celebrating at our old, historic barn, while others choose to gather under one of our expansive, regal oak trees. Still others like to celebrate in our elegant barrel or bottle aging rooms by candlelight.

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Epiphany wines – Los Olivos Winery

Epiphany
Address:
2974 Grand Avenue
Los Olivos, CA 93441
Phone:
(805) 686-2424
Hours:
Monday - Sunday: 11am - 5:30pm
Website:
www.epiphanycellars.com
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Epiphany finds its identity and passion in the production of esoteric Rhone-based varietals and blends from some of the finest vineyard designates in California. Founded by Eli Parker, Epiphany was at first intended as a creative outlet for the then adventurous winemaking son of Fess Parker. Epiphany has transformed into a leading, contemporary producer of Rhone-based and esoteric varietal wines from Santa Barbara County, and a meaningful representation of the second generation of the Parker family name, and their continued dedication to ultra-premium wine production on the Central Coast.

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Ken Brown Wines

Ken Brown Wines
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Address:
157 W Highway 246
Buellton, CA 93427
Phone:
(805) 688-9400
Hours:
Thursday - Monday: 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Website:
www.kenbrownwines.com
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Ken Brown is recognized as one of Santa Barbara County’s pioneering winemakers and innovators. He was among the first vintners to realize the tremendous promise for Pinot Noir and Chardonnay in this cool-climate appellation in the mid-1970’s. He was also the first winemaker to introduce the Syrah grape, as well as Pinot Gris and Pinot Blanc, to Santa Barbara County. With an uncompromising drive for quality, Ken constantly reevaluates everything he does in his winemaking endeavors. With the benefit of nearly 40 years’ experience in this region, Ken’s goal is to focus on exceptional Pinot Noir from leading vineyards in Santa Rita Hills and several other select locations in the county. With the introduction of Ken Brown Wines in 2005, Ken feels that he has reached a place where he can optimize the best sources of Pinot Noir with uncompromised winemaking. His wines feature Pinot Noir in addition to limited bottlings of Syrah, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay.

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Final Girl Wines

Final Girl Wines
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Address:
P.O. Box 126
Buellton, CA, 93427
Phone:
(805) 350-2758
Hours:
Monday - Friday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 10 am - 6 pm
Website:
www.finalgirlwines.com
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Peter and Anna are a husband and wife team that were brought together from opposite ends of the earth by a mutual love of horror and wine. Final Girl Wines is a blend of their two great passions.

The Final Girl range is a genre lovers wine. Serious and unique, yet fun and unpretentious. We like to find and develop little gems from the vineyard and share them with the world. From dinners or BBQs, to movie nights with that special someone, our range of wines compliment your unique moment. And these are important, for the moments are all we have.

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Until 30 November 2019, we offer free delivery to Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties when you purchase two bottles or more.
Our wine club delivers in October, February and May and includes discounts of:
2 bottles - 5%
4 bottles - 10%
6 bottles - 15%
12 bottles - 20%
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Evan’s Ranch Winery

Evan's Ranch Winery
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Address:
2901 Grand Ave
Los Olivos, CA
Phone:
888.424.6398
Hours:
Monday - Friday: 12pm-6pm Last tasting @ 5:30pm

Saturday & Sunday: 11am-6pm Last tasting @ 5:30pm
Website:
www.evansranchwines.com/
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EVAN’S RANCH is located in the renowned Santa Rita Hills appellation of western Santa Ynez Valley in Santa Barbara County. It was established during the 1990s by the Gainey family, who have farmed in Santa Ynez Valley for four generations and were searching for an ideal site on which to cultivate the classic cool-climate varieties Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Syrah. Named after owner Dan Gainey’s great-grandfather, Evan’s Ranch is just ten miles from the Pacific Ocean and benefits from its marine influence, which lengthens the growing season, limits crop yields, and produces grapes with ripe, concentrated flavors balanced by bright acidity and a refreshing minerality. This enables us to craft six very limited-production, world-class wines: Las Brisas and La Marina Chardonnays, Las Brisas and Lone Oak Pinot Noirs and Las Brisas and Lone Oak Syrahs.

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Dragonette Cellars

Dragonette Cellars
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Address:
2445 Alamo Pintado Ave
Los Olivos, California
Phone:
(805) 693-0077
Hours:
Daily 11am-5pm
Website:
www.dragonettecellars.com
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In the remarkable climatic and soil diversity in Santa Barbara County, Dragonette Cellars produces small lots of Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc and Syrah of interest and distinction.

Buellton winery with a tasting room in Los Olivos, CA. Dragonette Cellars produces small lots of Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc and Syrah.

“Dragonette is one of the most fascinating wineries in the Central Coast. The best wines are truly world class, and I don’t use those words lightly.”
— Antonio Galloni

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Kaena Wines

Kaena Wines
Address:
2890 Grand Avenue
Los Olivos, CA 93441
Phone:
(805) 688-4069
Hours:
M, T, W, Th 12:00pm- 5:00pm island time!
Fri, Sat, Sun 11:00am - 5:00pm island time!
Website:
www.kaenawine.com/
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Kaena is a boutique winery that sources from Tierra Alta Vineyard and Larner Vineyard in the Ballard Canyon AVA , primarily. Winemaker, Mikael Sigouin, who is part Hawaiian and raised on the Oahu shores, uses a shortened version of his given name for the brand – Kaena – which means “potential for greatness”.

That “greatness” is evident in the wines – in 2006 Wine Spectator named Mikael one of the top 10 new Rhone producers. Known affectionately by his peers and fans as The Grenache King – Kaena produces 2,000 cases of Rhone & other varietals with an emphasis on Grenache.

Kaena has been serving up the Aloha in the Santa Ynez Valley for the last three years in the beautiful quaint town of Los Olivos. The vibe is welcoming, chill, relaxed. We feel so proud of our staff we consider them our O’hana, which means “Family” in the Hawaiian language. Our O’hana is knowledgeable, compassionate and just down right fun to cruz with! Come in and enjoy the best Grenache around!

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Melville Winery

Melville Winery
Address:
5185 E HWY 246
Lompoc, CA 93436
Phone:
(805) 735-7030
Hours:
Sunday - Thursday: 11-4pm
Friday - Saturday: 11-5pm
Website:
www.melvillewinery.com
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Melville Winery

Check us out in Lompoc and be sure to bring a picnic.
5185 E. Highway 246 Lompoc, CA 93436
Open 11-4 Sunday – Thursday and 11-5 Fridays and Saturday
805.735.7030

Melville Winery is a family owned and operated Estate vineyard and winery in the heart of Sta. Rita Hills. We farm 120 acres of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Cold climate Syrah in the most exciting AVA in California.

Visit our website to get a more in-depth look at our history, vineyards, and philosophy or just to stock up on some fantastic wines!

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Dierberg and Star Lane Vineyards

Dierberg and Star Lane Vineyards
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Address:
1280 Drum Canyon Rd.
Lompoc, CA 93436
Phone:
805.697-1466
Hours:
Monday - Sunday: 11:00 am - 5:00pm
Website:
www.dierbergvineyard.com
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Dierberg and Star Lane Vineyards – the first decade of JIm and Mary Dierberg’s  California wine adventure was spent searching for the ideal location to plant a vineyard and start a new winery. In 1996, driving upon the former dude and cattle ranch – Star Lane Ranch, Mary Dierberg recalled: “We immediately knew that we wanted this amazing ranch”. With wisdom from patience, a 250 year plan, the certainty of passion, and some of the best consultants in the business, the Dierbergs planted Star Lane Vineyard with Bordeaux varietals, based on their confidence in those grapes’ ability to soar in this unique microclimate. The family subsequently added two cool climate vineyards represented by the DIERBERG wines; creating a collection of superb estates within three distinct AVAs of Santa Barbara County’s winegrowing region.

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Crown Point Vineyards

Crown Point Vineyards
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Address:
1733 Fletcher Way
Santa Ynez, CA 93460
Phone:
(805) 693-9300
Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Website:
crownpointvineyards.com
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Purchased by Roger Bower in 2012, Crown Point is an estate winery dedicated to crafting wines of the highest distinction. Nestled in the eastern-most foothills of the east-to-west transverse valley of the Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara AVA (American Viticultural Area), Crown Point is blessed with distinct climatic conditions and soil types that provide an ideal growing environment for Bordeaux varieties.

Winemaker Adam Henkel joined Roger in 2013. Adam, who spent 10 years in the Napa Valley, including eight years at Harlan Estate in Oakville, had long been fascinated by the viticultural diversity and geographical grandeur of Santa Barbara County. His pursuit at Crown Point has been to express the unique characteristics and individuality of the region’s preeminent vineyards through farming and winemaking at the highest possible level.

Roger engaged Philippe Melka in 2017 as part of his commitment to constant improvement and excellence.

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At Crown Point Vineyards, we offer a unique tasting experience to help educate our members and guests as to why our estate is an ideal place for growing Bordeaux varieties. The private tour & tasting allows you to learn how Crown Point was founded, share Roger Bower’s vision for this special property, and experience, first-hand, that no expense has been spared to develop the vineyard and winery. The experience starts with a guided tour through 50 acres of estate vineyards followed by a walking tour through the winery and barrel rooms. The tour finishes with a seated tasting of our estate wines and a cheese pairing.

We will do whatever we can to accommodate friends of Crown Point. All tastings are by appointment only, and we can arrange private visits on a limited basis for members and guests Monday through Friday.

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Grassini Family Vineyards

Grassini Family Vineyards
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Address:
5775 Genuine Risk Rd.
Santa Ynez, CA 93460
Phone:
(805) 883-8118
Hours:
*Appointment Only*
Monday : 11:00AM - 5:00PM
Tuesday : CLOSED
Wednesday : CLOSED
Thursday : 11:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday : 11:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday : 11:00AM - 5:00PM
Sunday : 11:00AM - 5:00PM
Website:
www.grassinifamilyvineyards.com/
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Grassini Family Vineyards is a family-owned and operated, boutique winery which specializes in the handcrafted production of wines made exclusively from Bordeaux varietals. We are available at by appointment only at our estate winery. We focus on farming our estate vineyard to its fullest potential using renewable and sustainable resources. A hands-on artisan approach helps us to make wines which represent the uniqueness of this special site and climate.

Visit the winery for special events, or visit our tasting room in Santa Barbara at 813 Anacapa St, # 6, Santa Barbara, California 93101.

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Tour & Tasting
Grassini Family Vineyards is a private estate available by appointment only. This 120-minute experience begins with a tour of our winemaking facility, where guests will have the opportunity to learn about the artistry behind the scenes. Followed by a seated one-on-one tasting of our handcrafted Bordeaux varietals. For more information or bookings please contact winery@grassinifamilyvineyards.com.

Grassini Family Vineyards Location

Zaca Mesa Winery

Zaca Mesa Winery
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Address:
6905 Foxen Canyon Rd.
Los Olivos, CA 93441
Phone:
(805) 688-9339
Hours:
Sunday - Thursday: 10 - 4 pm
Friday - Saturday: 10 - 5 pm
Website:
www.zacamesa.com
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At Zaca Mesa, we specialize in producing Rhône-style wines of outstanding quality from our estate vineyards. Since 1973, we have farmed and nurtured our vineyard to produce wines that are true to the unique spirit of our land. Join us to relax on one of our patio picnic tables, gaze out at the San Rafael Mountains from our Club Lounge & Terrace, or enjoy a picnic beneath the century-old oak tree on our vineyard lawn.

Sip delicious wines from one of our available tasting flights, starting at $20 per person. Tours and large groups can be arranged by appointment. We are dog-friendly.

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We are dog-friendly, family-friendly, and encourage outside food for onsite enjoyment.

Zaca Mesa Winery Location

Happy Canyon Vineyards

Happy Canyon Vineyards
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Address:
1100-1198 Secretariate St.
Santa Ynez, CA 93460
Phone:
(805) 203-0749
Hours:
For a truly special experience, we offer private, by appointment only tours of our vineyard and wine tastings. Reservations typically require about a two-week advance notice. Contact us today!

Email: info@happycanyonvineyard.com
Phone: (805) 203-0749
Website:
www.happycanyonvineyard.com/
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Happy Canyon Vineyard is nestled into the undulating hills of the beautiful Piocho Ranch. The Barracks have taken great pride over the years in being stewards of the land and along with their wine maker Doug Margerum, have created something that is unique to the beauty and richness of the place. Piocho, is a Chumash Indian word meaning “where the two rivers meet and go to heaven”. The ranch is also home to the “Piocho” polo team.

There are the top wines called Barrack Brand, Barrack Blanc and Barrack Ten–Goal and two companion wines; PIOCHO is the champion wine made mostly from Cabernet Franc. There is also a nouveau styled Bordeaux blend released each Easter (perfect with Spring Lamb) called CHUKKER.

Our wines are available on our website and in our new tasting room, located in Santa Barbara at 30 El Paseo, open 12pm – 6pm daily. For a truly special experience, we offer private, by appointment tastings at our ranch and vineyard.

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VINEYARD TOURS AND TASTINGS

For a truly special experience, we offer complimentary, private, by appointment only tours of our vineyard and wine tastings. Reservations typically require about a two-week advance notice. Contact us today!

Email: info@happycanyonvineyard.com
Phone: (805) 203-0749

Happy Canyon Vineyards Location