Certifying Sustainability Since 2008

SIP Certified is dedicated to protecting the people and the planet by supporting sustainable winegrowing practices. 40 million bottles and counting are SIP Certified. Our winegrowers and winemakers understand that their actions have implications beyond the fence line.

Brian Talley

Talley Vineyards

We Got Your Fruits and Vegetables

The Talley Family has been growing vegetables in the Arroyo Grande Valley since 1948. In 1982 they planted a test plot of grapes on the west hillside of what is now their Rincon Vineyard...

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Mark Pisoni

Pisoni Vineyards

Life is Better Lived Outdoors

Mark Pisoni loves the outdoors. It’s a welcomed attribute when your title is Vineyard Manager at Pisoni Vineyards. Over the years the Pisonis have helped establish the Santa Lucia Highlands as one of California’s top AVAs for Chardonnay, Pinot Noir...

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Recent News

YouTube Playlist: Jame the Wine Guy Reviews SIP Certified Wines
July 26, 2019

Reviewing sustainable wines on one channel. Sustainability comes in many colours that can hone in on relevant, cutting edge and helpful ways of producing high quality fruit with absolute sensitivity to the planet and people.


Upcoming Event

Sustainability in Action | Paso Robles
August 27, 2019

Not your usual hospitality training;
- See the brand new, state-of-the-art Vina Robles Winery
- Get into the field (wear dirt friendly shoes)
- Hear what consumers want
- Set up your own retail displays
- Partner to increase your press & media presence
- Learn how to define sustainability



Your SIP Better STINK!
August 12, 2019

Not all smells are romantic, but SIP Certified practices ensure quality end results. To keep your hospitality team on point with SIP Certified practices, we encourage you to adopt some of these ideas into your continuing educational training.