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Our Favorite Santa Barbara County Wineries

There are so lots of reasons to check out Santa Barabara, but the best sights that preserve vacationers coming back again year just after calendar year are: sunshine, sea, and wine. Santa Barbara is a wine lover’s paradise as the location produces scrumptious varietals with a wonderful name. The town surrounding Hotel Milo is properly positioned with a ton of good wine tasting rooms, specially in the close by Funk Zone community. And all through Santa Barbara county, we have a seemingly infinite assortment of superb wineries, each individual well worth going to for the picturesque environment and awesome tasting experiences. 

A great position to start out your wine tasting journey is our Sip & Continue to be Deal, which capabilities a complimentary bottle of home wine on the first night time of your stay. On top of that, we have a curated collection of area wines in our Milo Industry, positioned ideal on our assets. From there, we advise heading out into the county to look at out these very well-identified wineries. 

Zaca Mesa & TREAD

Zaca Mesa released Syrah to the region in the late 70s, and the brand has because formulated a name for delicious Rhone-style wines. TREAD is a newer label began by its head winemaker with new craft wines that are particular to the winery. Verify out the lovely tasting area and vineyards, exactly where you can sample different wines when having fun with the stunning surroundings. 

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


Established by winemaker Greg Brewer, this highly regarded vineyard functions bottles designed with his three many years of learning how to craft great-local weather Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, which are the highlights in this article. Developed to showcase what the winery describes as “the true essence of our Sta. Rita Hills vineyards in Santa Barbara County.” 

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


Self-explained as pioneers of the Sta. Rita Hills, Sanford Winery also suggests it planted the initially Pinot Noir vines in Santa Barbara County. The estate tastings are by appointment only and absolutely worth the journey. You can also e-book a selection of other activities below such as an ATV tour of the vineyard, and a Founder Tasting featuring alternatives from their Founders Vine portfolio. 

Sanford Winery. 5010 Santa Rosa Rd. Lompoc, CA 

Joyful Canyon Vineyard

Delighted Canyon Winery is nearby in the hills of Piocho Ranch. They’re recognized for a winner wine named Piocho, which is a Bordeaux. Happy Canyon does tastings in downtown Santa Barbara’s Presidio neighborhood and at its estate vineyard at the ranch. E book an appointment at the very least two months ahead for an personal tour with tastings and astounding views. 

Content Canyon Vineyard. 30 El Paseo, Santa Barbara, CA 

Tasting with the Santa Barbara Wine Collective

If you are more intrigued in tasting a wide range, then you can remain appropriate in town and head to the Santa Barbara Wine Collective for some remarkable wine tasting. Showcasing the greatest wines grown and made throughout Santa Barbara County, this is a terrific put to sample regional wineries in a shared tasting home ambiance. 

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