SAMsARA produces limited releases of Pinot Noir, Syrah, Grenache and Chardonnay from carefully selected micro-sites within Sta. Rita Hill’s most distinctive vineyards. Our wines showcase the distinctive natural elements at play on each vineyard, harnessed through a low intervention winemaking style.
When several early season storms landed in October and December 2021, many of us were hopeful that California was setting up for a wet winter season. But when our Fall weather pattern gave way to the driest January, February, and... Read More
Fifteen months before the first Earth Day, on January 28, 1969, oil started pooling in a black, tarry slick on the Pacific Ocean, six miles from the picture-perfect beaches of Santa Barbara. The oil spill stemmed from a government granted... Read More
While most people think of Rosé as an easy drinking summer sipper, the reality is far more complex. Most Rosés are fantastic soon after bottling, providing a refreshing crisp summer drink. However, some also have the ability to develop interesting... Read More