World-Renowned Vineyard, World-Class Estate Wines
As the heart and soul of Santa Maria Valley wine country, the iconic Bien Nacido Vineyard is a coveted source of exceptional Burgundian and Rhone grape varieties and elegant estate wine. With the influence of the Pacific, the reliable California sun and incredible viticultural and winemaking teams, our vineyard consistently yields world-class fruit, resulting in a portfolio of highly acclaimed estate and client wines alike.
From the Experts
Bien Nacido’s Acclaimed Estate Wine
"I dare you to find a better Chardonnay."
2019 Chardonnay, 96 Points
"A wine of gravitas and character."
2019 Syrah, 94 Points
"Pure, elegant, layered, and concentrated."
2019 The Captain Pinot Noir, 95 Points
2019 The XO Syrah, 96 Points - Cellar Selection
The Pinnacle of Bien Nacido Estate
Experience the finest expressions of Bien Nacido Estate, sourced from specially-selected blocks of our vineyard that contain some of California’s most-coveted vines.
Meticulously Crafted Estate Wine
Bien Nacido Estate
Designed to showcase the elegance, power, and diversity of the Bien Nacido Vineyard, the highly acclaimed wines of our Bien Nacido Estate Collection are meticulously crafted from choice blocks across our renowned vineyard.
Experience Estate Wine at the Vineyards
Join us at our tasting room, The Gatehouse at Bien Nacido, to taste the current releases of both Bien Nacido Estate, and our sister winery on the westernmost reaches of the Santa Maria Valley, Solomon Hills Estate.