Our Favorite Santa Barbara County Wineries

There are so quite a few reasons to take a look at Santa Barabara, but the top sights that preserve vacationers coming back again year just after 12 months are: sun, sea, and wine. Santa Barbara is a wine lover’s paradise as the region produces delicious varietals with a terrific popularity. The town encompassing Resort Milo is well positioned with a good deal of wonderful wine tasting rooms, specifically in the nearby Funk Zone neighborhood. And during Santa Barbara county, we have a seemingly infinite collection of fantastic wineries, every single worthy of viewing for the picturesque environment and wonderful tasting activities. 

A wonderful position to start out your wine tasting journey is our Sip & Remain Deal, which characteristics a complimentary bottle of dwelling wine on the to start with night time of your remain. Moreover, we have a curated choice of regional wines in our Milo Sector, situated correct on our property. From there, we recommend heading out into the county to test out these properly-recognised wineries. 

Zaca Mesa & TREAD

Zaca Mesa released Syrah to the area in the late 70s, and the brand name has because developed a popularity for tasty Rhone-fashion wines. TREAD is a more recent label started off by its head winemaker with new craft wines that are particular to the winery. Check out the beautiful tasting room and vineyards, exactly where you can sample distinctive wines although enjoying the lovely scenery. 

Zaca Mesa & Tread. Foxen Canyon Rd. Los Olivos, CA

Brewer-Clifton

Started by winemaker Greg Brewer, this very regarded winery options bottles built with his a few a long time of researching how to craft amazing-climate Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, which are the highlights here. Intended to showcase what the winery describes as “the real essence of our Sta. Rita Hills vineyards in Santa Barbara County.” 

Brewer-Clifton Winery. 329 N F St. Lompoc, CA

Sanford

Self-explained as pioneers of the Sta. Rita Hills, Sanford Winery also suggests it planted the first Pinot Noir vines in Santa Barbara County. The estate tastings are by appointment only and completely truly worth the excursion. You can also e-book a selection of other encounters here which includes an ATV tour of the winery, and a Founder Tasting that includes selections from their Founders Vine portfolio. 

Sanford Vineyard. 5010 Santa Rosa Rd. Lompoc, CA 

Satisfied Canyon Vineyard

Happy Canyon Winery is nearby in the hills of Piocho Ranch. They are recognised for a champion wine named Piocho, which is a Bordeaux. Happy Canyon does tastings in downtown Santa Barbara’s Presidio community and at its estate vineyard at the ranch. Reserve an appointment at minimum two months in advance for an personal tour with tastings and awesome sights. 

Delighted Canyon Winery. 30 El Paseo, Santa Barbara, CA 

Tasting with the Santa Barbara Wine Collective

If you are far more interested in tasting a selection, then you can keep ideal in town and head to the Santa Barbara Wine Collective for some amazing wine tasting. Featuring the finest wines grown and developed through Santa Barbara County, this is a great location to sample area wineries in a shared tasting place atmosphere. 

Santa Barbara Wine Collective. 131 Anacapa St. Santa Barbara, CA 

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