This year’s Wine Festival will not feature tastings in the downtown park, but rather individual experiences at Paso wineries throughout the weekend. THIS IS WHERE WINE TAKES YOU… The 38th Annual Wine Festival kicks-off Thursday, May 20 with Winemaker Dinners at area restaurants. On Friday, May 21, experience Paso Robles Wine Country with NEW Outdoor Excursions. A blend of Paso’s most unforgettable personalities, imaginative wines, and unique outings created for the wine adventurer. Spend Saturday, May 22, and Sunday, May 23 exploring weekend activities at 150+ wineries, including barrel tastings, artisanal food pairings, live music, and more!
The inaugural Paso Robles Wine Country Virtual Auction will run online from May 10 to 16, allowing the wine region to showcase the wine country lifestyle to fans and bidders from around the country. A rare opportunity for bidders to acquire distinctive, exceptional lots not offered elsewhere features one-of-a-kind experiences not available out of any retail channel, as well as rare wines, vertical collections, and large format bottles, and more. Proceeds benefit the Paso Robles Wine Country Alliance Foundation, a 501c3 that gives back to the community primarily through educational scholarships for aspiring young adults from the Paso Robles region.
Celebrate Mother’s Day weekend creating your own floral arrangement lead by a former instructor from Sequoia National Floral in Santa Rosa. Enjoy your lovely arrangement at home, or gift to a loved one. Each ticket includes: one DIY floral arrangement per person, all floral materials, and Rodney Strong wine. Enjoy special discounts on select bottle purchases.
Enjoy a lovely evening on our Terrace & Green, filled with delicious wine and pizza! Each ticket includes Rodney Strong wine, a personal 10″ pizza provided by Kin, and a delightful ice cream sandwich from Noble Folk. Enjoy special discounts on select bottle purchases.
Instructor Jenn Russo, Owner of Yoga On Center in Healdsburg, leads a one hour yoga session, followed by a Rodney Strong tasting flight. Optional cheese and charcuterie box available for purchase with advanced request. Enjoy special discounts on select bottles!
This virtual tasting will feature three Symmetry vintages: 2008, 2012 and 2016. Join us as we taste through this Symmetry Trio and walk through the process from vine to bottle, as well as discuss the fundamentals of this unique Meritage blend. Hosts Ron Washam and winemaker Justin Seidenfeld will walk you through these three Symmetry vintages in this exclusive virtual wine tasting. Feel free to ask any questions you might have about Symmetry or wine in general at this virtual tasting designed for wine connoisseurs and enthusiasts alike!
April’s Supper Club introduces our newest Stone Lion Chardonnay vintage, and pairs it with the international cuisine of highly regarded Chef Jose Dahan. Take a culinary voyage with us and take in the sunset views over the Monighetti Vineyard!
Join Winemaker Frederic Delivert, Vintners Robin and Michelle Baggett, and your favorite Tolosa hosts as we share the highly anticipated first tastes of the 2020 Single Vineyard Pinot Noir and Chardonnay wines straight from the barrels! We’ll celebrate with a 3-course lunch and live music on the Tolosa Crush Pad as we ring in a new vintage.
May’s Supper Club will explore the second in a series of four Single Vineyard Series Library sessions. This session, we will explore the 2016 vintage as a perfect toast to the Mom in your life!
Our Annual Winemaker Dinner at Ember returns to deliver an adventure of elegant Tolosa wines and exquisite coastal California cuisine! Savor a multi-course dinner alongside our Winemaker Frederic Delivert and Executive Chef Brian Collins.
The legendary Stone Lion has produced as many tales as it has beautiful vintages of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. For this Special Tasting, Chef Spencer Johnson has created a menu suited for the “King of the Jungle”. Join us as we toast the wines of this remarkable vineyard donned in our animal prints!
Clif Family’s mission is to craft unique, regional wine and foods using practices that care for the earth; to support organic farming; and to contribute to a more vibrant and healthy food community. Sustainability expert, Ann Thrupp, will join the Clif Family team for an engaging Earth Day conversation on sustainability in wine, food, farming and hospitality. Our Virtual Earth Day conversation will focus on how wine and specialty food companies can work individually and collectively to inspire and create a positive impact on our environment. What are the ways we can create sustainability in our local communities and beyond? How can we work collectively for greater impact? What are some ways we can all contribute on an individual level?
Step foot into our Theater of Nature where you will be transported from Napa Valley into the largest education display of Biodynamic® and organic farming in Northern California. Discover the role each actor plays on nature’s stage along a tour through five acts that illustrate Raymond’s eco-friendly philosophy. After your tour, enjoy a seated tasting of five highly accoladed wines from award-winning winemaker, Stephanie Putnam. Available by appointment for up to four guests at 10:30am on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday throughout the month of April.
Today on JCB LIVE Wine Styles we tour Raymond Vineyards with Joe Papendick and Jean-Charles Boisset and learn about the wineries commitment to sustainability from solar panels to water conservation and all that’s in-between.
Enjoy a flight of four premium Russian River Valley wines from vineyard-designates including Hawk Hill, the DeLoach Estate, Maboroshi and Fanucchi-Wood Road Vineyard. This tasting, focused on sustainably farmed wines, is set in the idyllic Earth & Sky garden which symbolizes the human spirit in its relationship to the Earth and its celestial skies. Make sure to explore the Theater of Nature in a self-guided tour that takes you through a journey of the DeLoach estate’s tranquil organic and Biodynamic garden. Available by reservation for up to six guests Saturday and Sunday from 11:00am – 3:00pm.
Earth Day marks the official release of our 2020 Estate Rosé. Join us for a seated tasting of our Estate wines paired with a flatbread topped with fresh ingredients from our organic and Biodynamic garden. Available by reservation for up to six guests April 17 from 1:00pm – 3:00pm.