Paso’s First Wine: Zinfandel

Referred to as the “wild west of California wine,” Paso Robles wine country is characterized by breaking diversity and the innovative spirit of its winemakers. The Paso Robles American Viticultural Appellation (AVA) is the fastest growing AVA in California, having seen the number of wineries grow from 50 to over 200 since 2000. But how did this wine region’s success begin? If we go back to the beginning, Paso’s wine roots connect to the establishment of the California Missions. Read on to learn more about the rise of winemaking in Paso Robles and to get a taste of what Vintage Paso…

How to Enjoy Harvest Wine Weekend in Paso Robles

Do you love wine and the Central Coast? Then Harvest Wine Weekend is a perfect event for you. It’s a weekend-long celebration of the changing colors of the vines, beautifully developed wines, and crisp autumn air that we enjoy here on the Central Coast all throughout fall. Next weekend, over 75 wineries will be participating in over 140 weekend activities, which guarantee an exciting wine adventure to visitors of the central coast. There is no official ticketed event for the festival, but people can participate in individual wineries’ events, like winemaker dinners, wine-stomps, and more all weekend. Don’t miss out! Use this handy…