Southern California South Coast Winery Vineyards

The Vineyards of South Coast

The award-winning flare of Southern California's South Coast Winery wines begins with the quality of our grapes. We are unique in that we grow the majority of our grapes ourselves to ensure top quality health and flavor of the produce grown. To create the wide variety of wines that we produce, we select our grapes from several different vineyards.


Wild Horse Peak Mountain Vineyards
Wild Horse Peak Mountain Vineyards


Our Wild Horse Peak Mountain Vineyards consist of 400 acres in Southern California and are second to none for producing some of the finest grapes in the entire state of California. Located in the northeastern portion of the Agua Tibia Wilderness of majestic Mount Palomar, it comprises of most of the Cleveland National Forest. The area is mountainous and cut by many deep canyons. Well-drained granite soils, morning mists, cool evenings and warm summer days make it an ideal location for vineyards.

  • Date Planted: 1996
  • Varietals planted:
  • • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • • Syrah
  • • Merlot
  • • Petite Syrah 2003
  • • Cabernet Franc 2003


Curran Family Vineyards — Temecula


The wines we produce using the fruit from Curran Family Vineyards are superior in quality, reflecting the meticulous care provided by their viticulturist. These 15 acres, located just up the street from Huis Vineyards off Calle Cabernet, produce some of the finest Nebiolo, Chardonnay, and Muscat varietals in Temecula. In fact, this Southern California vineyard stands out in Temecula’s winemaking history as one of the original vineyards in our area to grow Muscat. South Coast Winery is proud to be a part of this rich history and uses the fruits from this vineyard to
produce its award winning South Coast Winery Muscat Canelli.

  • Date Planted: 1982
  • Varietals planted:
  • • Nebiolo
  • • Chardonnay
  • • Muscat


Huis Vineyards — Temecula


The wines we produce using the fruit from these Southern California Temecula Valley Huis Vineyards are superior in quality, reflecting the meticulous care provided by their viticulturist. These 20 acres, located off Calle Contendo, produce some of the finest Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Viognier, Semillon, Roussanne and Mourvedre varietals in Temecula. Select varietals from this vineyard have been used to produce
the following award winning South Coast Winery wines: Roussanne, Viognier and Chardonnay San Chene.

  • Date Planted: 1994
  • Varietals planted:
  • • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • • Viognier
  • • Mourvedre
  • • Roussanne
  • • Semillon


Lopez Ranch Vineyards — Rancho Cucamonga


The historic vineyards of Lopez Ranch, located in Rancho Cucamonga, were at one time considered the largest vineyards in the United States. Dry farmed, with no artificial irrigation and left completely to Mother Nature’s graces, the resulting fruit from this vineyard is unsurpassed, with intense aromas and flavors. Fortunately for us, South Coast Winery has a unique and valued relationship with Lopez Ranch Vineyards allowing us to purchase Zinfandel from one of the sole surviving vineyards in the Cucamonga Region. South Coast Winery is proud to be a part of this region’s rich history and uses the fruits from this vineyard to produce its award winning South Coast Winery Old Vine Zinfandel.

  • Date Planted: 1880s to 1910
  • Varietals planted:
  • • Zinfandel
  • • Pinot Grigio
  • • Zinfandel