Beckmen Vineyards produces a full line of excellent estate grown Rhone varietals including Syrah,
Grenache, Grenache Blanc, Grenache Rose, Marsanne, and Cuvee Le Bec (a blend of Grenache,
Mourvedre, Syrah and Counoise) that exemplify the capabilities of the region.
Beckmen Vineyards produces small quantities of first-rate Cabernet Sauvignon and Sauvignon Blanc
made from smaller vineyard lots that are well suited to these varietals.
About the Winemaker
As both a winegrower and a winemaker, Steve Beckmen has spent nearly 15 years overseeing Beckmen Vineyards' acclaimed estate vineyard and wine program. From his work planting and cultivating the winery's renowned Purisima Mountain Vineyard to his focus on Rhone varietal wines and his adoption of biodynamic farming techniques, Steve has earned a reputation as one of Santa Barbara County's most innovative winegrowers. His efforts have helped to establish the area as a world-class winegrowing region, while also earning Beckmen Vineyards acclaim as one of North America's leading producers of Rhone varietal wines.