The Very Best Wines from Santa Maria Valley

Byron 2009 Monument Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Cambria 2011 Bench Break Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Rusack 2011 Solomon Hills Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Flying Goat Cellars 2012 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Flying Goat Cellars 2012 Solomon Hills Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Sanctuary 2013 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Foxen 2014 Tinaquaic Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Lane Tanner 2009 Julia's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

2nd Chance 2009 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Tantara 2015 Dierberg Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Piro 2015 Points West Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Bien Nacido 2014 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Cambria 2015 West Point Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Sandler 2015 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Bonaccorsi 2008 Julia's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Chanin 2008 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Qupé 2010 Bien Nacido Cuvée White (Santa Maria Valley)

California White Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Wild Horse 2011 Unbridled Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Kenneth Volk 2005 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Native 9 2009 Rancho Ontiveros Vineyards Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Lane Tanner 2000 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Riverbench 2009 Estate Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Ojai 2006 Solomon Hills Special Bottling Two Barrels Made Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Qupé 2010 Bien Nacido Reserve Block Eleven Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Stephen Ross 2015 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Cambria 2014 Seeds of Empowerment Clone 4 Estate Grown & Bottled Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Byron 2013 Julia's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

95

points

Orfila 2014 Sequestered Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Brophy Clark 2008 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

J. Wilkes 2007 Solomon Hills Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Fess Parker 2012 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Riverbench 2008 Reserve Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Bien Nacido 2012 Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Point & Line 2015 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Gary Farrell 2010 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Orfila 2013 Stem Head Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Foxen 2012 Tinaquaic Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Au Bon Climat 2011 Knox Alexander Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Testarossa 2012 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Gary Farrell 2014 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Grevino 2014 Estate Vineyards Dolcetto (Santa Maria Valley)

California Dolcetto Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Foxen 2012 Bien Nacido Vineyard Block UU Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Foxen 2012 Tinaquaic Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Alta Maria 2011 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Riverbench 2014 Cork Jumper Brut Rosé Sparkling (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sparkling Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Stephen Ross 2010 Bien Nacido Vineyards Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Scar of the Sea 2014 Seven Leagues Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Foxen 2014 Tinaquaic Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Testarossa 2006 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Riverbench 2011 Mesa Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

La Fenêtre 2011 Bien Nacido Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Fess Parker 2014 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Palmina 2008 Sisquoc Nebbiolo (Santa Maria Valley)

California Nebbiolo Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Riverbench 2013 Mesa Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Foxen 2013 Tinaquaic Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Chanin 2015 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

95

points

Foxen 2012 Ernesto Wickenden Vineyard Old Vines Chenin Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chenin Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Brophy Clark 1998 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

85

points

Riverbench 2012 Cork Jumper Rosé Blanc de Noirs Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Cambria 2010 Julia's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Storm 2009 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Mollie 2012 Dierberg Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Demetria 2014 Le Belier Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Flying Goat Cellars 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Fig 2010 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Amor Fati 2014 Murmur Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Brophy Clark 2011 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Rusack 2001 Reserve Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Ryan Cochrane 2014 Solomon Hills Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Qupé 2008 Bien Nacido Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Ojai 2006 Solomon Hills Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Stephen Ross 2014 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Timbre 2013 Lead Vocals Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Riverbench 2015 Bedrock Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Riverbench 2012 Estate Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Bonny Doon 2011 Bien Nacido X Block Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Ryan Cochrane 2013 Solomon Hills Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Goat Bubbles 2014 Crémant Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Sweetzer Cellars 2014 Presqu'ile Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Summerland 2012 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Fontes & Phillips 2009 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

La Fenêtre 2011 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Alta Maria 2013 Carbonic Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Riverbench 2009 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

85

points

Ca' Del Grevino 2014 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Brophy Clark 2009 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

84

points

Saint K 2013 Presqu'ile Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Migration 2014 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Foxen 2015 Block 43 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Au Bon Climat 1999 Knox Alexander Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Kynsi 2014 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Cambria 2015 Clone 4 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

J Wilkes 2014 Pinot Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Stephen Ross 2014 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Gris (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Gris Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Kendall-Jackson 2015 Jackson Estate Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Jaffurs 2012 Bien Nacido Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Foxen 2013 Tinaquaic Vineyard Estate Grown Dry Farmed Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Testarossa 2015 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Fess Parker 2015 Clone 2A Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Point & Line 2015 Gold Coast Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Kenneth Volk 2008 Solomon Hills VIneyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

2nd Chance 2009 Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Byron 2012 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Chanin 2007 Le Bon Climat Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Indigené 2004 Cabernet Sauvignon (Santa Maria Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Nicholls 2005 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

85

points

Epiphany 2014 Bien Nacido Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Fess Parker 2014 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Qupé 2008 Bien Nacido Hillside Estate Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Summerland 2013 Vintner's Select Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Alta Maria 2010 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Foxen 2011 Julia's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Foxen 2011 Block 8 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Wild Horse 2008 Cheval Sauvage Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Chanin 2014 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Testarossa 2015 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Highflyer 2010 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Tantara 2007 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Belle Glos 2008 Clark & Telephone Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Chessman 2013 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Riverbench 2013 Estate Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Cottonwood Canyon 2009 Patience Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Byron 2010 Whole Cluster Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Qupé 2010 Bien Nacido Hillside Estate Roussanne (Santa Maria Valley)

California Roussanne Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Presqu'ile 2015 Sauvignon Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Sanguis 2010 Loner W10-a Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Bratcher 2009 Mary Ellis Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Riverbench 2010 Mesa Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Byron 2014 Nielson Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Testarossa 2010 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Foxen 2015 Tinaquaic Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Foxen 2013 Block 43 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Byron 2014 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Riverbench 2011 Estate Grown Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

85

points

Goat Bubbles 2014 Sierra Madre Vineyard Crémant Sparkling (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sparkling Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Cambria 2000 Rae's Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Cru 2010 Appellation Series Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Demetria 2009 Le Belier Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Foxen 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyard Block 8 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Stephen Ross 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyards Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Au Bon Climat 2006 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Alta Maria 2008 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Wedell Cellars 2012 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Brophy Clark 2014 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Ryan Cochrane 2014 Solomon Hills Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

95

points

Bien Nacido 2014 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Solomon Hills 2014 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Dierberg 2014 Dierberg Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Kynsi 2006 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Falcone 2010 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Costa de Oro 2008 Gold Coast Vineyard Reserva Oro Rojo Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Aether Wine Company 2014 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Sierra Madre 2006 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

85

points

Riverbench 2006 Reserve Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

82

points

Hug 2009 Rancho Ontiveros Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Riverbench 2013 Chapel View Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Babcock 2011 Upper Crust Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Bonny Doon 2012 Bien Nacido X Block Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Foxen 2014 Block 8 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

95

points

Mattina Fiore 2014 Murmur Vineyard Rosé (Santa Maria Valley)

California Rosé Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Riverbench 2013 Pommard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Scar of the Sea 2013 Bien Nacido Vineyard Block II Mount Eden Clone Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Foxen 2014 Ernesto Wickenden Vineyard Old Vines Chenin Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chenin Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Kendall-Jackson 2009 Highland Estates Camelot Highlands Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Tantara 2011 Challen Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Cottonwood Canyon 2010 Elizabeth's Vista Estate Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Cottonwood Canyon 2012 Bistro Red (Santa Maria Valley)

California Red Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

La Fenêtre 2005 Le Bon Climat Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Riverbench 2006 Bedrock Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Kynsi 2006 ZB Bien Nacido Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

84

points

Amor Fati 2015 Murmur Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Nicora 2014 Bien Nacido Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Challen 2013 Jasper Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Au Bon Climat 2008 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Qupé 2008 Bien Nacido Vineyard Hillside Estate Roussanne (Santa Maria Valley)

California Roussanne Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Cottonwood Canyon 2012 Sharen's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Chef's Coat 2012 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

84

points

Hug 2006 Casa Torres Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Riverbench 2012 Cork Jumper Blanc de Blancs Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Storm 2013 Presqu'ile Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Sierra Madre 2008 Block 216 Clone 5 Pommard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Beckon 2015 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Cambria 2010 Barbara's Clone 667 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Costa de Oro 2008 Gold Coast Vineyard Reserva Dorada Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Cambria 2011 Bench Break Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Foxen 2008 Estate Grown Dry Farmed Tinaquaic Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Kendall-Jackson 2006 Highland Estates Camelot Highlands Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Presqu'ile 2015 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Foxen 2009 Ernesto Wickenden Vineyard Old Vines Chenin Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chenin Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Bien Nacido 2012 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Cambria 2001 Katherine's Estate Bottled Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Longoria 2013 Bien Nacido Vineyard Block N Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Solomon Hills 2012 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Nielson by Byron 2014 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

La Fenêtre 2010 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Wild Horse 2007 Bien Nacido Vineyard Unbridled Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Migration 2013 Dierberg Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Presqu'ile 2012 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Zaca Mesa 2015 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Testarossa 2014 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Clendenen Family 2007 Le Bon Climat Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Foxen 2009 Julia's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Bonaccorsi 2008 Nielsen Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

K. Furtado 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyards Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Grevino 2014 Estate Vineyards Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Testarossa 2012 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Riverbench 2012 Estate Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Alta Maria 2012 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Tantara 2011 Bien Nacido Vineyard Old Vine Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Flying Goat Cellars 2013 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Gris (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Gris Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

La Fenêtre 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyard Block Eleven Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Tyler 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyard N Block Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Foxen 2009 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Sanguis 2009 Ode to Sunshine Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Kenneth Volk 2012 Riverbench Vineyard Albariño (Santa Maria Valley)

California Albariño Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Zaca Mesa 2014 Homage Collection Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Scott Cellars 2009 First Mesa Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

85

points

Riverbench 2011 Chapel View Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Tin House 2007 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Flying Goat Cellars 2012 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Alta Maria 2006 Uriel J. Nielson Vineyard Grenache (Santa Maria Valley)

California Grenache Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Longoria 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Migration 2014 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Kenneth Volk 2011 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Presqu'ile 2012 Brut Cuvée Sparkling (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sparkling Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Bien Nacido 2007 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Kendall-Jackson 2015 Jackson Estate Camelot Highlands Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Rusack 2013 Reserve Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Cambria 2008 Katherine's Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Ryan Cochrane 2015 Solomon Hills Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

96

points

Au Bon Climat 2013 Nuits-Blanches au Bouge Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Au Bon Climat 2013 Bien Nacido Vineyard Santa Barbara Historic Collection Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Au Bon Climat 2014 La Bauge Au-dessus Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Cottonwood Canyon 2014 Barrel Select Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

La Fenêtre 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Cru 2008 Appellations Series Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Flying Goat Cellars 2010 Solomon Hills VIneyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Goat Bubbles 2013 Solomon Hills Vineyard Sparkling Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Fess Parker 2012 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Falcone 2011 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Paul Lato 2007 Gold Coast Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Liquid Farm 2014 La Hermana Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Cambria 2016 Rose of Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Tantara 2011 Solomon Hills Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Qupé 2006 Bien Nacido Hillside Estate Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Fess Parker 2014 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Rideau 2015 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Dierberg 2011 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

85

points

Deep Sea 2008 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Qupé 2008 Bien Nacido Vineyard Block Eleven Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Foxen 2014 Block UU Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Benziger 2000 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Byron 1998 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

J. Wilkes 2015 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Summerland 2013 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Byron 2006 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Solomon Hills 2014 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Wild Horse 2013 Cheval Sauvage Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Wild Horse 2014 Cheval Sauvage Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Testarossa 2011 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Testarossa 2011 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Longoria 2011 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Byron 2008 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Goat Bubbles 2014 Solomon Hills Vineyard Rosé (Santa Maria Valley)

California Rosé Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Io 2006 Grenache (Santa Maria Valley)

California Grenache Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

La Fenêtre 2006 Bien Nacido Vineyard Block Eleven Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Storm 2014 Presqu'ile Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Au Bon Climat 2007 Santa Barbara Historic Vineyards Collection Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

95

points

Qupé 2008 Bien Nacido Vineyard X Block The Good Nacido Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Testarossa 2010 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Rusack 2012 Reserve Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Lost Blues 2013 Good Fences Syrah-Grenache (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah-Grenache Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Scar of the Sea 2013 Block Q Old Vine Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

95

points

Nielson by Byron 2012 Nielson Vineyard G-S-M (Santa Maria Valley)

California G-S-M Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Presqu'ile 2016 Sauvignon Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Stephen Ross 2015 Bien Nacido Vineyards Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Foxen 2010 Tinaquaic Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Alta Maria 2012 Rancho Viñedo Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Byron 1997 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Villa Mt. Eden 1998 Bien Nacido Vineyard Grand Reserve Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

J Wilkes 2012 Late Harvest Pinot Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Stasis 2015 Murmur Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Challen 2013 Scarlett Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Cru 2014 Appellation Series Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Grevino 2014 Estate Vineyards Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Foxen 2010 Bien Nacido Vineyard Block 8 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

J. Wilkes 2010 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

La Fenêtre 2012 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Clendenen 2008 Le Bon Climat Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Longoria 2001 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

85

points

Jamie Slone Wines 2013 Aloysius Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Vino V 2006 Solomon Hills Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

J. Wilkes 2015 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Au Bon Climat 2011 Nuits-Blanches Au Bouge Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Cambria 2013 Katherine's Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Foxen 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyard Steel Cut Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Ken Brown 2012 Nielson Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Riverbench 2012 Cork Jumper Rosé Blanc de Noirs Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Byron 2013 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Presqu'ile 2008 Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

83

points

Wedell Cellars 2011 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Costa de Oro 2010 Estate Gold Coast Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

85

points

Foxen 2012 Julia's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Alta Maria 2013 Rosé Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Kenneth Volk 2009 Santa Maria Cuvee Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Cambria 2012 Julia's Vineyard Estate Grown & Bottled Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Clendenen Family 2012 Le Bon Climat Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Foxen 2011 Tinaquaic Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Lucas & Lewellen 2015 Estate Vineyards Goodchild High 9 Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Bien Nacido 2010 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Sanctuary 2011 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Fess Parker 2015 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Whitcraft 2012 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Arcadian 2009 Sierra Madre Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

95

points

Solomon Hills 2015 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

95

points

RN Estate 2011 Solomon Hills Vineyards Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Villa Mt. Eden 2005 Bien Nacido Vineyard Grand Reserve Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

84

points

Byron 2008 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Stephen Ross 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyards Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Tantara 2007 Dierberg Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Three Saints 2009 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Wild Horse 2008 Unbridled Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

J Wilkes 2013 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

J. Wilkes 2013 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

El Lugar 2013 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Ojai 2007 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Belle Glos 2001 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Kynsi 2005 ZB Bien Nacido Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

83

points

Three Saints 2008 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

85

points

Wild Horse 2009 Cheval Sauvage Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Andrew Murray 2011 This is Eleven Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

84

points

Wild Horse 2010 Cheval Sauvage Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Tantara 2012 Dierberg Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Presqu'ile 2013 Rosé Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Dierberg 2010 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

La Fenêtre 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyard Z Block Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Sanctuary 2012 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Folkway 2007 Bien Nacido Vineyard Merlot (Santa Maria Valley)

California Merlot Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Au Bon Climat 2012 Hildegard White (Santa Maria Valley)

California White Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Flying Goat Cellars 2014 Rita's Reserve Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Cru 2015 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Cambria 2015 Benchbreak Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

La Fenêtre 2007 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Rusack 2013 Solomon Hills VIneyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Foxen 2015 Block UU Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Ampelos 2005 Byron Vineyard Delta Grenache (Santa Maria Valley)

California Grenache Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Riverbench 2008 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Presqu'ile 2013 Estate Sauvignon Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Testarossa 2012 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Au Bon Climat 2014 Hildegard White (Santa Maria Valley)

California White Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Byron 1997 Byron Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Indigené 2011 Parenthesis Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Foxen 2013 Block 8 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Kynsi 2012 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Mattina Fiore 2012 Buona Derrata G-S-M (Santa Maria Valley)

California G-S-M Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Storm 2008 Le Bon Climat Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Byron 2007 Julia's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Byron 2007 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Alma Sol 2011 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Goat Bubbles 2011 Blanc de Blancs Sierra Madre Vineyard Sparkling (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sparkling Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Summerland 2013 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Au Bon Climat 2010 La Bauge Au-Dessus Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Riverbench 2011 Estate Grown Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Goat Bubbles 2013 Sierra Madre Vineyard Crémant Pinot Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Summerland 2013 Vintner's Select Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

84

points

Bien Nacido 2012 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Drake 2008 Bien Nacido Vineyard Entropy Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Cambria 2010 Estate Grown & Bottled Clone No. 4 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Ojai 2008 Solomon Hills Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Ojai 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Ca' Del Grevino 2014 Estate Vineyards White Riesling (Santa Maria Valley)

California Riesling Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Dierberg 2014 Dierberg Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Migration 2010 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

La Fenêtre 2010 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Rideau 2014 Garey Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Foxen 2006 Tinaquaic Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Nagy 2013 Pinot Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Carucci 2013 Murmur Vineyard Grenache (Santa Maria Valley)

California Grenache Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Dierberg 2013 Dierberg Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Grevino 2014 Estate Vineyards Riesling (Santa Maria Valley)

California Riesling Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Stasis 2014 Murmur Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Clendenen Family 2008 Punta Exclamitiva Nebbiolo (Santa Maria Valley)

California Nebbiolo Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Rusack 2014 Reserve Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Alta Maria 2012 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Goat Bubbles 2010 Sierra Madre Vineyard Blanc de Blancs Sparkling (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sparkling Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Goat Bubbles 2010 Sierra Madre Vineyard Cremant Sparkling (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sparkling Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Testarossa 2009 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Testarossa 2009 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Loring Wine Company 2006 Rancho Ontiveros Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Benziger 1998 Bien Nacido Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Dierberg 2012 Estate Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Cottonwood Canyon 2010 Elizabeth's Vista Estate Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Three Sticks 2012 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

95

points

Cambria 2014 Benchbreak Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Riverbench 2013 Clone 115 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Brophy Clark 2013 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Byron 2012 Nielson Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Kynsi 2013 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Riverbench 2014 Cork Jumper Blanc de Blancs Sparkling (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sparkling Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Peake Ranch 2014 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Mattina Fiore 2012 Murmur Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Cambria 2010 Katherine's Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Indigené 2006 Parenthesis Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Cambria 2000 Bench Break Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Foxen 2010 Bien Nacido Vineyard Steel Cut Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

La Fenêtre 2008 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

La Fenêtre 2008 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Goat Bubbles 2013 Solomon Hills Vineyard Rosé Sparkling (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sparkling Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Twomey 2010 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Dierberg 2011 Dierberg Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Presqu'ile 2013 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Alta Maria 2012 Bien Nacido Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Solomon Hills 2012 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Migration 2015 Dierberg Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Orfila 2016 Rose of Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Piro 2014 Presqu'ile Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Small and Tall 2012 Little Joy Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Tantara 2014 Dierberg Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Testarossa 2014 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Nielson by Byron 2015 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Fess Parker 2014 Clone 2A Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Liquid Farm 2013 La Hermana Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Kynsi 2010 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

84

points

Deep Sea 2010 Solomon Hills Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

83

points

Cambria 2009 Katherine's Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Riverbench 2013 One Palm Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Ryan Cochrane 2013 Solomon Hills Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Cambria 2000 Julia's Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Fig 2010 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Migration 2009 Dierberg Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Riverbench 2006 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Dolin 2012 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Challen 2012 Jasper Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Clendenen 2011 Bricco Buon Natale Nebbiolo (Santa Maria Valley)

California Nebbiolo Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Foxen 2010 Block UU Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

96

points

Testarossa 2013 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Longoria 2014 Bien Nacido Vineyard Block N Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Byron 2013 Monument Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Indigené 2007 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

84

points

Bien Nacido 2012 Grenache (Santa Maria Valley)

California Grenache Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Lumen 2013 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Orfila 2013 Sequestered Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Chanin 2014 Bien Nacido VIneyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

95

points

Byron 2013 Nielson Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Bonaccorsi 2008 Bien Nacido Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Bien Nacido 2013 Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Holus Bolus 2014 Blanc Roussanne (Santa Maria Valley)

California Roussanne Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Jackson Estate 2013 Camelot Highlands Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Rideau 2012 Bien Nacido Vineyard Reserve Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Presqu'ile 2009 Presqu'ile Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

85

points

Labyrinth 2012 Presq'ile Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Kenneth Volk 2008 Santa Marie Cuvée Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

84

points

Migration 2015 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Ojai 2013 Bien Nacido Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

J. Wilkes 2008 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

La Fenêtre 2012 Riverbench Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Timbre 2013 Lead Vocals Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Kynsi 2011 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Sobriquet Winery 2010 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Migration 2010 Dierberg Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Demetria 2012 Halcyon Days Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Foxen 2009 Tinaquaic Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Nagy 2012 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Summerland 2014 Vintners Select Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Goat Bubbles 2013 Sierra Madre Vineyard Blanc de Blancs Sparkling (Santa Maria Valley)

California Sparkling Blend Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Clendenen Family 2009 Le Bon Climat Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Landmark 2012 Solomon Hills Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Stephen Ross 2011 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Ojai 2005 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Point & Line 2014 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Cambria 2007 Unwooded Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Timbre 2013 The Rhythm Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Holus Bolus 2014 Presqu'ile Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Timbre 2013 The Encore Riverbench Vineyard Viognier (Santa Maria Valley)

California Viognier Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Alta Maria 2012 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Foxen 2011 Tinaquaic Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

86

points

Hoi Polloi 2015 Illicit Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Sweetzer Cellars 2014 Presqu'ile Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Ojai 2005 Solomon Hills Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

J Wilkes 2015 Pinot Blanc (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Blanc Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Cottonwood Canyon 2008 Michelle's Hillside Signature Estate Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Flying Goat Cellars 2012 Dierberg Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Cambria 2007 Clone 115 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Rusack 2011 Reserve Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Migration 2014 Dierberg Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Three Saints 2008 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Babcock 2014 Upper Crust Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

92

points

Foxen 2013 Block UU Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Riverbench 2013 Reserve Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Testarossa 2007 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Kendall-Jackson 2014 Jackson Estate Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

LaZarre 2014 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

Kendall-Jackson 2012 Jackson Estate Camelot Highlands Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Gary Farrell 2013 Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Cambria 2005 Tepusquet Vineyard Syrah (Santa Maria Valley)

California Syrah Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Presqu'ile 2015 Rosé of Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Grevino 2014 Estate Vineyards Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

90

points

Clendenen 2009 Le Bon Climat Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Foxen 2013 Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Piro 2015 Presqu'ile Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

95

points