Wineries of Note
Pelerin Wines
From the vineyard to your table: the drive for excellence they share with their growers, combined with rigorous standards in the winery, produces limited amounts of exceptional and unique wines. All of their wines are handmade. Infused with the winemaker's vision, they are distinctive expressions of the location, climate, and time in which they are produced.

Wine portfolio: Pinot Noir, Syrah, Sangiovese, Roussanne, Syrah blends and Red Table Wine

831-320-0146  |
Fine wines produced in the Santa Lucia Highlands. Labels include J. McFarland 2011 Reisling, Mira Flora Farmhouse 2011 Unoaked Chardonnay, Full Tilt 2011 Unoaked Chardonnay, J. McFarland Tribute 2011 Pinot Noir and J. McFarland Tribute 2011 Chardonnay.

Wine portfolio: Pinot Noir, Chardonnay
Estancia Wines
Their Monterey-based winery allows them to devote the same detailed attention they give their California estate vineyards. Open-top fermenters and small basket presses allow them to handcraft Pinot Noir. It’s this unwavering devotion, from the vineyard to bottle, that results in consistent, superior-quality artisan wines.

Wine portfolio: Pinot Noir, Merlot, Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, Reserve Meritage, Stonewall Vineyard Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Moscato, Unoaked Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio

Tondre Grapefields
Father Tondre and son Joe Alarid, both steeped in California agricultural history, founded Tondre wines with the vision to produce a limited production, world-class Pinot Noir from their vineyard, Tondre Grapefield, in the Santa Lucia Highlands.

Wine portfolio: Pinot Noir, Chardonnay

831-675-3214  |
K-T Vineyards
Dr. Tony Smith turned his love for good wine and, inspired by the rugged hillsides of Tuscany, he planted superb clones of what he called K-Syrah. The 2011 Private Reserve K-Syrah has been released. For more information, visit their website.

Wine portfolio: Syrah