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May 9, 2019 In: Press

California Wines Rule My World

When Chris Cham­ber­lain — not­ed drink, food, and trav­el writer for Conde Nast Trav­el­er, Food Net­work, Thril­list, and more - includ­ed our 2018 PMV Grenache Rosé and 2017 Cuvee le Bec in his Nashville Scene arti­cle, Cal­i­for­nia Wines Rule My World”, we were thrilled!

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May 1, 2019 In: Wine 101

Video: 2019 Spring at our Vineyard & Winery

Spring is an excit­ing time at our estate vine­yards, as the vines wake up from their win­ter dor­man­cy and new growth begins to flour­ish. This year was espe­cial­ly stun­ning due to the record rain­fall San­ta Bar­bara Coun­ty received in the win­ter months, cre­at­ing lush cov­er crops and abun­dant weeds. Dis­cov­er what we’re up to in the vine­yards and win­ery this time of year in the video below.

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Apr 30, 2019 In: Press

Slow Wine 2019: A year in the Life of Slow Wine

We were excit­ed to be includ­ed in the USA Slow Wine Guide 2019, Slow Foods list of Amer­i­can winer­ies and vine­yards that work with respect to the envi­ron­ment and ter­roir and use tra­di­tion­al wine­mak­ing techniques. 

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Apr 26, 2019 In: Press

DMagazine: What To Drink Now: Earth Day Wines

We are all for cel­e­brat­ing Earth Day and con­scious­ly sup­port­ing oth­er busi­ness­es who care about the envi­ron­ment. When Hay­ley Hamil­ton of Dal­las’s DMagazine includ­ed our Cuvee le Bec wine in her round up of inter­na­tion­al Earth friend­ly winer­ies to sup­port, we were thrilled to be held in such esteemed company!

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Apr 17, 2019 In: Press

Nittany Epicurean: 2018 PMV Grenache Rosé

Wine blog­ger Michael Chelus, the voice and palate behind Nit­tany Epi­cure­ans dai­ly wine review, recent­ly tast­ed and reviewed our new release 2018 Purisi­ma Moun­tain Vine­yard Grenache Rosé.

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Apr 16, 2019 In: Press Food & Dining Entertainment

Honest Cooking: Wines Perfect for Every Type of Easter Dish

We were hon­ored when Hon­est Cook­ings Annelise Mcau­li­ffe tast­ed and reviewed our new release 2018 Purisi­ma Moun­tain Vine­yard Grenache Rosé for her East­er food and wine pair­ing arti­cle. Read on to dis­cov­er which dish was paired with our rosé!

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Apr 10, 2019 In: Press

Palm Beach Illustrated: In Search of the Rhone Rangers

Dis­cov­er how the Rhone Rangers” came to be and read reviews of our new releas­es, the 2018 Purisi­ma Moun­tain Vine­yard Grenache Rosé and 2017 Cuvee le Bec, in Mark Spi­vak’s lat­est arti­cle in Palm Beach Illus­trat­ed and Naples Illus­trat­ed.

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Apr 8, 2019 In: Press

Bigger Than Your Head: Wine of the Day

We were excit­ed to share our 2017 Cuvee le Bec with vet­er­an wine writer Fredric Koep­pel for the first time this month. He post­ed his review of our flag­ship red wine blend on his award-win­ning wine review blog Big­ger Than Your Head, Wine of the Day, No. 488.

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