News: Tickets to the Paso Robles Wine Festival On Sale

60+ Wineries Set to Pour at the 32nd Annual Wine Festival in the Downtown City Park Paso Robles, CA (February 6, 2014) Tickets to the marquee wine event in Paso Robles, the Paso Robles Wine Festival, are now on sale at pasowine.com. The Paso Robles Wine Country Alliance is expecting the event to sell out,Continue reading “News: Tickets to the Paso Robles Wine Festival On Sale”

News: Paso Robles CAB Collective Revved Up and Ready for 2014 CABs of Distinction

After the success of the inaugural CABs of Distinction event (launched last year to celebrate and promote Cabernet Sauvignon and red Bordeaux wines produced in Paso Robles, California) and the increased momentum from Paso Robles being named Wine Region of the Year by Wine Enthusiast Magazine, the PRCC has geared up for even more excitingContinue reading “News: Paso Robles CAB Collective Revved Up and Ready for 2014 CABs of Distinction”

Great Seafood in the Middle of Paso – Pier 46 Seafood – Templeton, CA

The Paso Robles region is an interesting conundrum for us. There region is bursting with amazing wine but the food choices are limited. As foodies, even if we go to Paso for the wine, we can’t help but want to have good food too. Don’t get me wrong, Paso has its fair share of high-endContinue reading “Great Seafood in the Middle of Paso – Pier 46 Seafood – Templeton, CA”

Harvest Wine Weekend October 2013 – Paso Robles, CA

Harvest marks the end of the growing season and social importance of this event makes it the focus of many seasonal celebrations. For the central coast of California, such an event is the Harvest Wine Weekend in Paso Robles. The 2013 Harvest Wine Weekend will take place October 18 – 20, with more than 130Continue reading “Harvest Wine Weekend October 2013 – Paso Robles, CA”

Paso Robles CAB Collective “Cabs of Distinction” Event – Grand Tasting – Day 2, Part 2

The grand tasting was held at Windfall Farms in Paso Robles, a 724-acre property, horse farm and event venue. The grand tasting was in one of the barns andset up so each of the 16 Paso CAB (Cabernet and Bordeaux) Collective memberwineries were stationed in separate stalls pouring their best wines. Many of them hadContinue reading “Paso Robles CAB Collective “Cabs of Distinction” Event – Grand Tasting – Day 2, Part 2”

Paso Robles CAB Collective “Cabs of Distinction” Event – Winemaker Panel – Day 2, Part 1

Day two of the CABs of Distinction event started with a winemaker panel discussion moderated by Steve Heimoff, California editor of Wine Enthusiast and a tasting of the panelists’ signature wines. Panelists included: Gary Eberle, owner/enologist of Eberle Winery Scott Shirley, winemaker for JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery Kevin Willenborg, winemaker for Vina Robles Steve Peck,Continue reading “Paso Robles CAB Collective “Cabs of Distinction” Event – Winemaker Panel – Day 2, Part 1”

Paso Robles CAB Collective "Cabs of Distinction" Event – En Primeur – Day 1

We were invited to the inaugural CABs of Distinction event created by the Paso Robles CAB (Cabernet and Bordeaux) Collective (PRCC), a grass-roots collaboration of wineries to create better awareness of the Cabernet and Bordeaux varietals produced in the Paso Robles appellation. Current members include: ADELAIDA Cellars, B&E Vineyard, Chateau Margene, DAOU Vineyards & Winery,Continue reading “Paso Robles CAB Collective "Cabs of Distinction" Event – En Primeur – Day 1”

A Not so Hidden Gem on the Central Coast – Justin Winery – Paso Robles, CA

I was first introduced to Justin Wines by a friend of mine. Every time she had a get together she would serve wines from Paso Robles, and so through her, I became quite a fan of Justin as well as other Paso wines. Jason and I kept telling ourselves that we needed to make aContinue reading “A Not so Hidden Gem on the Central Coast – Justin Winery – Paso Robles, CA”