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May 19, 2019

South Florida Reporter: Exploring Rosés

Tom Mar­quardt and Patrick Darr, the jour­nal­ists and wine review­ers behind More About Wine, recent­ly tast­ed our newest vin­tage of rosé. Fol­low the link below to dis­cov­er how the rosé indus­try has changed over the years and to read their review of our 2018 Purisi­ma Moun­tain Vine­yard Grenache Rosé.

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May 14, 2019

LA Times: Wine, etc.: Grenach is an underrated wine you should try

Wine crit­ics Tom Mar­quardt and Patrick Darr recent­ly wrote an arti­cle about this under­rat­ed grape, first pub­lished in the Cap­i­tal Gazette and lat­er picked up by the Los Ange­les Times. Dis­cov­er which vin­tage of Purisi­ma Moun­tain Vine­yard Grenache they includ­ed in their round-up of rec­om­mend­ed Grenache wines in Wine, etc.: Grenach is an under­rat­ed wine you should try”.

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May 10, 2019

2019 Spring Releases

Watch videos of wine­mak­er Steve Beck­men pre­sent­ing the four new wines released in the sec­ond quar­ter of 2019: 2018 PMV Sauvi­gnon Blanc, 2017 PMV Grenache, 2017 PMV Clone #1 Syrah, and 2017 SYV Caber­net Sauvignon.

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May 9, 2019

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

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

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

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

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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