Certifying Sustainable Wines Since 2008

SIP Certified is dedicated to protecting the people and the planet by supporting sustainable winegrowing practices. 43 million bottles and counting are SIP Certified. Our winegrowers and winemakers understand that their actions have implications beyond the fence line.

Kim and Steve McIntyre

McIntyre Vineyards

Big Dogs, Little Grapes

When they’re not relaxing on a California beach with their gigantic dogs, Steve and Kim McIntyre are growing grapes and making wines sustainably. For more than a decade, the McIntyres have been active members of SIP Certified...

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Linda and Chris Behr

Oso Libre

Where’s The Beef?

Having founded Behr Building Inc., Linda and Chris Behr knew how to build stuff, but they really didn’t know much about growing grapes or making wine.

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April 23, 2020

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Upcoming Event

Strategizing Social Media in 2020
July 15, 2020

The vast Social Media landscape can feel overwhelming and daunting for brands big and small. Creating winning strategies that are manageable, drive sales, and increase brand engagement are crucial for success across all available platforms. Join a panel of seasoned social media marketers from both the wine and non-wine industries as they discuss strategies for social media wins.



Tips: Chapter 8 & 13 (Vineyard & Winery) | Schedule Inspection
April 29, 2020

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