The Syrah Context – Ballard Canyon AVA

The Syrah Context – Ballard Canyon AVA

A Note from Peter Stolpman of Stolpman Vineyards, one of the Wine Bloggers Conference 2014 Sponsors representing the Ballard Canyon AVA. The Syrah Context From its ancestral Motherland, the Northern Rhone, connoisseurs love Syrah for its layers of flavor often...

Ballard Canyon: Santa Barbara County’s New AVA

Ballard Canyon: Santa Barbara County’s New AVA

Original Press Release courtesy of the Santa Barbara County Vintners' Association: http://www.sbcountywines.com/ballard-canyon-ava-100213.html The region’s fifth AVA recognizes 7,800 acres BUELLTON, CA – The Santa Barbara County Vintners’ Association (SBCVA) is...