Come hear Santa Barbara County wine country legend Richard Sanford share his stories about the pioneering years of California wine and the future of wine growing.. This “Conversation with Richard” will be moderated by Matt Kettmann, a contributing editor for Wine Enthusiast magazine, whose wine writing has also appeared in the New York Times, Time Magazine, Wine Spectator, San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, Smithsonian and Sunset Magazine. We will meet under the trees at the iconic Alma Rosa Ranch, where Richard and his wife, Thekla, have lived since 1983, where they planted the first certified organic vineyard in Santa Barbara County. Richard is one of the most well-regarded and respected figures in the California wine industry, whose informative discussions are both engaging and heartfelt. Not to mention, he will be sharing some of his favorite wines with attendees.