Paso Robles Wine

Paso Robles (“Oak Pass”) is part of San Luis Obispo county in California’s Central Coast. The first grapes in the area were grown by Franciscan Friars in the late 1700s, producing wine for ceremony and brandy export. Following  a period of annexation by Mexico beginning in the 1830s, European settlers arrived in the 1850s following California’s statehood. One of these was French pioneer Pierre Hypolite Dallidet, who established the area’s first commercial vineyard. English settler Henry Ditmas arrived soon after and planted the region’s first Zinfandel and Muscat. Many others soon followed, establishing wineries that are still run by their descendants.
 
Paso Robles also has its place in Wild West history. Drury James, uncle of outlaws Frank and Jesse James is one of the co-founders of the town, the original hot springs hotel and La Panza Ranch. Jesse would often visit the hot springs to soothe his lungs, while his companions no doubt drank the local Read more »

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  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Syrah

    The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...

  • Cabernet Sauvignon

    “King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...

  • Zinfandel

    Parentage of the grape: Crljenak to Austria to America. In the 1970s, claims surfaced that the Italian Primitivo is l...

  • Merlot

    The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...

Popular Wineries in Paso Robles View all

  • Adelaida Cellars

    Adelaida's wines begin at the roots, pushing through the rocky limestone soils on the west side...

  • Martin & Weyrich Winery

    Since 1981 Martin & Weyrich has planted more than 250 acres in San Luis Obispo County. Currently ...

  • Halter Ranch Vineyard

    Located on Adelaida Road, on the west side of Paso Robles, our property dates to the 1880s, when ...

  • Tobin James

    It all started with an extra six tons of grapes that a winery could not accept and process. Tobin...

  • Gravity Hills

    GRAVITY HILLS wines are made by a small group of friends who have worked together in the wine bus...

  • Jacob Toft

    Jacob Toft is a wine producer in San Miguel, San Luis Obispo County, California.

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Paso Robles on Snooth

  • Spencer Family Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2013

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    Wine review by LetUsTaste


  • True Myth Cabernet Sauvignon

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    Had it Italian House in Westfield Read More

    Wine review by gmb468


  • Robert Hall Syrah 2013

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    Flavors of homogenized colored berries. A little unbalanced to the acid side. Some surprising heat on the edges of the tongue. For $12 an OK wine, but, certainly, not an aspirational wine. Read More

    Wine review by EMark


  • We visited Scherrer two years ago during their open house and while it was ... that you have not tried a Paso Robles that you like. Well this 2014 Daou Cab might be worth a try as it's in the $20-$25 range. We also visited this winery two years ago. The winery and view from the hillside was spectacular! The wine on the other hand was just OK to... Read More

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  • Sorry DMCKER...didn't mean to get you messed up in direction. Yes, Castro ... ... on the Central Coast, Paso Robles, west of 101. on the south side of 46 and just down the road from Peachy Canyon Winery! As for the Tom Myers info you noted, (Nowadays, for Tom Myers, I mean, as opposed to back at the beginning of the decade), I have no idea on... Read More

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  • I was merely referring to that you'd anchored Myers in Paso Robles back in 2003, whereas now you were talking about him in a Central Valley context. I was wondering if he'd jumped to Gallo, perish the thought...  ;-( Read More

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  • Broadside Cabernet Sauvignon Paso Robles 2014

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    Had at stone creek Read More

    Wine review by gmb468


  • Justin Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

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    Wine review by SolidGroovin


  • Agreed on Wagner family wines, Paso Robles, CA Pinot, much of Bordeaux, and will take your advice on Long Island wines Greg.  Read More

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  • Yeah but would you drink those again? With all the salt water?Back to the OP - ... Bordeaux.Lots of wine from Paso Robles.Most of the various Gallo brand Read More

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