As if Santa Barbara doesn’t sound pleasant enough for you, this AVA tops it! Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara sounds beachy and bucolic.
This American Viticultural Area is located in Santa Barbara County in California. It is located between and and abutting the Los Padres National Forest and the Lake Cachuma Recreation Area. Currently, there are six wineries in the AVA:
The AVA became official November 9, 2009.