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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Sustainable Sippers
November 17, 2020

Local winemakers keep both the palate and the planet in mind.


Upcoming Event

Calculate Your Water & Nitrogen Use (SIP Certified Ch. 14)
December 8, 2020

Calculating the amount of water and Nitrogen applied to a vineyard is important for tracking inputs and improving efficiency. If you are SIP Certified and want tips on how to complete Chapter 14 (due December 15, 2020) or if you want to take a deeper look at your resource use, join this webinar.



December Certification Tips
November 26, 2020

Submit year ends, renew certification and start documentation for 2021.