OWNERS | Steve Beckman and family.
ESTATE VINEYARDS, PRODUCTION | 2018 50 hectares (125 acres) of Demeter Biodynamic vineyards producing 12,000 cases of out of 20,000 cases total (Source: International Biodynamic Wine Conference, San Francisco 07 May 2018).
PURISIMA MOUNTAIN VINEYARD | Planted with Viognier, Grenache Noir and Syrah.
BIODYNAMIC CERTIFICATION | 2009 First vintage with full Demeter Biodynamic certification for the vineyards. | 2018 Still certified Biodynamic.
VIOGNIER, PURISIMA MOUNTAIN VINEYARD | Limestone soils. | 2016 325 cases. Picked early. Lovely freshness when tasted at the International Biodynamic Wine Conference 07 May 2018.
GRENACHE NOIR, PURISIMA MOUNTAIN VINEYARD BLOCK EIGHT | Ungrafted vines planted from 2004. Biodynamic from the start. | 2016 4000 cases. Nice firm texture to the tannins with ripe but not over-ripe fruit, VG when tasted at the International Biodynamic Wine Conference 07 May 2018.
SYRAH, PURISIMA MOUNTAIN VINEYARD | 2015 850 cases. Moreish, structure, bright fruit, VG when tasted at the International Biodynamic Wine Conference 07 May 2018.
Beckmen Vineyards, 2670 Ontiveros Road, Los Olivos, CA 93441, United States / www.beckmenvineyards.com
International Biodynamic Wine Conference, San Francisco 6-7th May 2018.