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Zaca Mesa Winery

California, the most populous state of the United States, located on the Pacific coast of North America is bordered by Oregon, Nevada, Arizona and Mexico. The four largest cities are Los Angeles, San Diego, San Jose and San Francisco. California is also the home of and wine producing regions such as Santa Barbara and Northern California's Wine Country.


Zaca Mesa is a Santa Ynez Valley estate winery dedicated to Rhone varieties. Since 1972, they have handcrafted wines from grapes grown in vineyards to express their distinct character and genuine quality, offering a unique experience to share. The original property was purchased in 1972 by a group of ambitious investors. They planted the vineyard in 1973. With few other vineyards to learn from, the vineyard was originally planted with numerous varieties such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Zinfandel, Riesling, Pinot Noir, Grenache, Chardonnay, and Syrah. Zaca Mesa was one of the first wineries in Santa Barbara County since Prohibition. As the vineyard grew and viable production began, a winery was built on the estate in 1978 and later expanded in 1981.


Zaca Mesa Winery wines are Syrah, Viognier, Roussanne, Chardonnay, Black Bear Block Syrah and Z Three. Syrah displays rich blackberry, cassis and signature sage spice aromas and flavors. The finish lingers from the ripe tannins and smoky oak. This full-bodied wine should be enjoyed over the next ten years. A traditional pairing for this wine is a leg of lamb marinated in rosemary and garlic.


They believe in growing the best grapes in their vineyards using the traditional wine making techniques to craft wines that are authentic and reflect unique terrior. They do not follow the latest style trends, but instead focus on making wines with distinct character and genuine quality.


Zaca Mesa Winery is one of the famous wineries in California that has grown through years of excellence and quality of the wines offered. They are one of the best in the wine business and are aware that quality is not accidental but by high intention and perseverance and are devoted to follow it on any backgrounds.

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