California Wine Month: Wineries with Live Music

Live music and fine Paso Robles wine are a perfect pairing. As the wine industry grows in beautiful Paso Robles, so does our local music scene—and we couldn’t be happier about it! There’s something truly special about watching the sun dip below the rolling hills of wine country while you move and groove to eclectic performances on an Indian summer evening.  For the final installment of our California Wine Month blog series, we’re highlighting some of our favorite wineries that feature live music in addition to excellent wines, so grab your dancing shoes and make plans to check some of these…

California Wine Month: Wineries with Winning Whites

With over 40 winegrape varietals planted, Paso Robles wine country has a wine to please every palate. While 86% of the wine produced in Paso Robles are red varietals, interesting white wines are flourishing in the area thanks to the innovative spirit of our winemakers. For this edition of our California Wine Month blog series, we’re going to be focusing on Paso Robles’ wineries with award-winning white wines. If you’re more of a fan of reds, click here. Eberle Winery Founded 37 years ago by Gary Eberle, Eberle Winery was one of the three original wineries which created the Paso Robles…

Fall on the Central Coast

Fall is a wonderful time on the Central Coast. The temperature cools down quickly after the start of the season, but the fun just starts to heat up. With a chill in the air, discover all the ways to explore SLO during the region’s most beautiful season. Wine and Harvest The Central Coast’s industry is largely centered around agriculture, wine, and tourism. The thriving agricultural food means not only are there endless delicious food options, but also, that the fall is a time of celebration for those who have been working all year for harvest. Celebrate harvest by visiting the…

California Wine Month: Wineries with Excellent Reds

The Central Coast is famed for its production of delicious, award winning wines. Typically Pinot Noir and Chardonnay are the first to come to mind when thinking of Central Coast wines, however, winemakers from Arroyo Grande to Paso Robles have recently challenged this idea with r creations of beautiful, award winning red wines in a wide range of varietals. In Celebration of California Wine Month, we compiled a list of our favorite award-winning Central Coast red wines. Opolo Winery Opolo has grown wildly popular as a destination for locals and visitors over the past few decades. Located on Paso Robles’…

Tips for Flying SLO like a Pro

San Luis Obispo airport has long been a mainstay of the Central Coast community, and lately more changes have been flying in! On November 2nd,  a new, extremely efficient terminal will open, boosting the hospitality power of the region, and more flights are being added to bring tourists from all over to the Central Coast. If you’re arriving to or departing from our beautiful region by plane, here are some tips to make the most of the San Luis Obispo airport and enjoy your flight! Arrive Early Try to arrive at the airport around 90 minutes before the scheduled time of your flight, so…

SLO County’s Recent Accolades

San Luis Obispo has always been special; we all know that Oprah declared SLO the “Happiest Place in America” back in 2011. But as the years go by, more people than ever are noticing its charms! Read on to learn more about the most recent national accolades that restaurants, businesses, and towns in our beautiful San Luis Obispo county have received. While we don’t need convincing to love this place, we’re happy that others always seem to be noticing! “Best Blend of Sunshine, Food, and Beaches” San Luis Obispo was named one of Outside Magazine’s “Best Towns of 2017”.  Highlighting the most…

Best Pizza Places on the Central Coast

Who doesn’t love a great slice of pizza? Though California (specifically Central Coast, California) may not be the first place your mind goes when you think of mouthwatering, cheesy, amazing pizza, we assure you the Central Coast has no shortage of outstanding pizza places to satisfy a craving for the world’s favorite pie, even on vacation. Woodstock’s Pizza The Woodstock’s Pizza flagship store is located on a corner of bustling downtown San Luis Obispo. Though this pizza shop is not unique to the Central Coast, the influences of SLO’s busy college town have made the pizza shop and the pizza itself…

California Wine Month: Wineries with a View

If you’ve ever wanted to visit Paso Robles, September is the perfect time to do it as California Wine Month is in full swing! Happening at the peak of harvest season, you can enjoy special tastings, festivals, concerts, and wine and food pairings all month long! With this next installment of our California Wine Month blog series, we invite you to join us in honoring all that our local vintners and growers bring to the economy, culture, and lifestyle of Paso Robles by visiting the wineries with some of the most beautiful views of our wine country, outlined below. Rangeland Wines…