10 Best Wineries And Vineyards In Paso Robles, California, USA

wineries in paso robles

The famous wine region of California is known as the land of cowboys and wine. It can be described as a wine region of the wild-hearted. The term Paso Robles signifies ‘Pass of the oak trees’. It is also described as the wild west of the Californian wine. The town is located in the middle of two most important town of California, Los Angeles, and San Francisco, near the famous Central Coast. The climate of this region is perfect for cultivating grapes. The warmth during the daytime and the cool night helps in producing the finest grapes for bringing out the award-winning flavor. The vineyards and wines of this town produce distinct varieties of wine. Check out some of the best wineries and vineyards of Paso Robles, California, USA.

1. Tobin James Cellars

In the year 1987, an assistant winemaker Tobin James asked the permission of the owner of the winery to create his unique brand of wine. A year later he had won the award for his creation, the 1987 ‘Blue Moon’, his first Zinfandel. Tobin James set up the elusive Tobin James Cellars in the place of a stagecoach stop, in the year 1994. There was a small winery at first in Tobin James Cellars, with an old-fashioned western-style saloon as the tasting room. Today it is a flourishing vineyard and winery.

Tobin James Cellars

Address: 8950 Union Rd, Paso Robles, CA 93446, USA

Website: Tobin James Cellars

Opening hours: 10 am

Average price for two people: 11-30 USD

2. Eberle Winery

Eberle Winery
Source: Photo by Flickr user Brad Fults used under CC BY 2.0

The founder of Eberle Winery, Gary Eberle is a pioneer of winemaking in the region of Paso Robles. He first started his career working in his family winery, Estrella River Winery & Vineyards. Later, in the year 1979, he founded his own Eberle Winery. After just a year, he had produced his iconic Eberle Cabernet Sauvignon. Today, this winery can be ranked as one of the top 10 award-winning wineries of the country. The winery features the boar logo, which tells the story of the origin of the German name Eberle, which signifies “a small boar.”

Eberle Winery

Address: 3810 CA-46, Paso Robles, CA 93446, USA

Website: Eberle Winery

Opening hours: 10 am

Average price for two people: 11-30 USD

3. Callaway Vineyard & Winery

The Callaway Vineyards & Winery lies in the northwestern hills of the Temecula Valley. The winery was first created by Ely Callaway in the year 1969. It is one of the oldest wineries of the region. Along with its signature wines, it offers a large tasting room, gourmet restaurant along with a high-quality gift shop. The entire winery offers incredible views of the valley. The Chardonnay Room is all set to hold some events, even a small and intimate wedding. The vineyard uses sustainable agricultural practices, without the use of harmful synthetic pesticides and fertilizers.

Callaway Vineyard & Winery

Address: 32720 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591, USA

Website: Callaway Vineyard & Winery

Opening hours: 10:30 am

Average price for two people: 11-30 USD

4. Longshadow Ranch Vineyard & Winery

The winery is located in the Temecula Valley, projecting the vibe and charm of the ‘Old West’. The ranch is operated by the elusive Brodersen family. The vineyard will take you across time, with its Belgian draft horses and old-school carriages. There is a charming lawn, picnic garden along with a bird sanctuary and petting zoo. The wines of Longshadow Ranch Vineyard & Winery also reflects its rich heritage.

Longshadow Ranch Vineyard & Winery

Address: 39847 Calle Contento, Temecula, CA 92591, USA

Website: Longshadow Ranch Vineyard & Winery

Opening hours: 11 am

Average price for two people: 11-30 USD

5. Ecluse Wines

The small family-owned winery is dedicated to creating a limited amount of hand-crafted wines, which have won several awards. The vineyard is located in the rolling hillside terrain, at the west of Paso Robles. The term Écluse is French. It signifies locks on the canals, which carve their way through the countryside of France. The name has been derived from the last name of the owner, Lock. Their main aim is to cultivate great fruit which makes great wine. Écluse is located very close to the downtown Paso Robles.

Ecluse Wines

Address: 1520 Kiler Canyon Rd, Paso Robles, CA 93446, USA

Website: Ecluse Wines

Opening hours: 11 am

Average price for two people: 11-30 USD

6. Leoness Cellars

Posted by Leoness Cellars Winery on Saturday, 28 April 2018

The enchanting winery is located on the rolling hills and vineyards of the wine country of Temecula. The term Leoness signifies ‘village of dreams’, which defines the dream of creating world-class wine by the owners. The winery is founded by Mike Rennie and Gary Winder in the year 2003. They both have experience of over 50 years in the agriculture and grape-growing industry. A restaurant was created in the year 2012, which is rated the best winery restaurant by the Best Reader’s Choice of USA Today.

Leoness Cellars

Address: 38311 De Portola Rd, Temecula, CA 92592, USA

Website: Leoness Cellars

Opening hours: 11 am

Average price for two people: 11-30 USD

7. Miramonte Winery

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Posted by Miramonte Winery on Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Miramonte Winery was founded in the year 2000, by the young entrepreneur Cane Vanderhoof. The cozy winery has a small tasting room, where you can taste the finest wine this winery can offer. The vineyard produces the Rhone grape varieties, for creating the finest wine. It also offers live music in the Inland Empire every Friday and Saturday night. The combination of the wine and music is the best this valley can offer.

Miramonte Winery

Address: 33410 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591

Website: Miramonte Winery

Opening hours: 11 am

Average price for two people: 11-30 USD

8. Lorimar Vineyards & Winery

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

The winery presents an excellent combination of handcrafted wines, gourmet food with live music and local art. It also offers excellent views of the Temecula Valley. The vineyard was established in the year 2009, at the old town. Later, in the year 2012, the grand Lorimar Winery was opened in the heart of Temecula Valley. The winery was built in a Tuscan-style, projecting excellent views of Mount Palomar and the Santa Ana mountains. The ocean is also not very far away, therefore projecting a typical Mediterranean climate, very good for wine cultivating.

Lorimar Vineyards & Winery

Address: 39990 Anza Rd, Temecula, CA 92591, USA

Website: Lorimar Vineyards & Winery

Opening hours: 11 am

Average price for two people: 11-30 USD

9. Vina Robles Vineyards & Winery

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The founder of this winery is Hans Nef, who is actually from a rural village outside of Zurich, Switzerland. He had arrived in Paso Robles during mid-1990s and was hugely inspired by the wine industry of this region. Thus, he had created a European inspired, but a typical Californian winery. The wines are an excellent combination of the old and the new worlds.

Vina Robles Vineyards & Winery

Address: 3700 Mill Rd, Paso Robles, CA 93446, USA

Website: Vina Robles Vineyards & Winery

Opening hours: 10 am

Average price for two people: 11-30 USD

The wine region near the coast

Tobin James winery Paso Robles
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The coast and the coastal towns of San Simeon are located on the north of Paso Robles, whereas the fishing village of Morro Bay is located on the south. The proximity of the sea projects excellent weather, which helps to cultivate high-quality grapes to produce wine. Book a trip to Paso Robles immediately to experience the finest wines this region has to offer.

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