Matanzas Creek Winery is located on a beautiful piece of property in the Sonoma Valley AVA. Jess Jackson purchased the winery from Sandra and Bill MacIver in 2000. He currently produces Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Sauvignon Blanc, and Chardonnay.
Sable Ridge Vineyards specializes in cool weather Syrah. Chuck Barr is the winemaker at this small, Bennett Valley winery.