“A single vineyard superstar. In fact, has the most single vineyard designations in the world.”




“Bien Nacido is best known as historic vineyard that has played an important role in the development of America wine by supplying ambitious winemakers with top-notch fruit since the 1970s.  But Bien Nacido also makes wines under its own label.  Today, they are among the finest in California…Simply put, Bien Nacido Estate is now one of the hottest wineries in California.  Readers owe it to themselves to check out these superb, handcrafted wines.”

-Antonio Galloni, Vinous



First planted in 1973, these vines – and the vineyard – have become one of the most renowned in the world.  The wines remain small production and continues to keep Santa Maria AVA on the map.

-The Tasting Panel



10 Vineyards Behind the World’s Most Famous Wines

-Wine Enthusiast