In 1971, Sanford Winery & Vineyards became a pioneer in viticulture and enology when it planted the first vineyard in Santa Barbara. By doing so, it proved that the beautiful countryside of Sta. Rita Hills was capable of producing exceptional wines that can compete with the reputed wines of the world. Today, Sanford is an incredible estate winery that is home to the oldest Pinot Noir vines in the region. And the cool part is that you can visit this magical estate!
Outside of wine tasting events, Sanford Winery & Vineyards offers guided tours of its vineyards and sustainable winemaking facility. You can also enjoy a picnic in the estate while soaking up the spectacular vineyard views. Have you ever visited this beloved vineyard? Tell us all about it in the comments!
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