Since organic vines represent about 2 percent of California vines (except in Napa where they are 9 percent of the total), they are overrepresented by 800 percent compared to other wines.
That's something to raise a glass to.
• Roederer Estate (BD at Domaine Anderson)
• Storybook Mountain Vineyards
Paso Robles County
• Tablas Creek (BD)
San Benito County
• Radio-Coteau (BD)
• Ridge Vineyards
• Brooks [Eola-Amity Hills] (BD)
Half are Biodynamic (About 10% of the U.S. Winners)
In addition, it should be noted that four of the 36 wineries are also Demeter certified biodynamic, which also represents an over-representation. Demeter certified vineyards cover about 3,450 acres.