Passport to SLO Wine Country

Friday & Saturday, June 23rd & 24th
4 Tastings x 2 Days = 8 Great Wine Experiences

$75 Passport / $20 Designated Driver
$50 Saturday Only Passport

Includes 4 locations per day for a total of 8 visits.
Saturday only ticket is good for a total of 4 visits.


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Walk the vineyards, barrel sample the new vintage, and enjoy open houses, wine tastings and festivities all day Friday & Saturday! Just pick up your wristband, wineglass and passport booklet at the first winery you head to and bring them along to enjoy the festivities!

Friday and Saturday Winery Events

 

Autry Cellars
5450 Edna Rd, San Luis Obispo
Friday & Saturday; 11am - 5pm

Autry Cellars invites all passport holders to enjoy their choice of the following flights of wines:
Regular flight of 7 wines OR Petite Sirah vertical + petite sirah port tasting (5 wines)


Biddle Ranch Vineyard
2050 Biddle Ranch Rd, San Luis Obispo
Friday & Saturday; 10am - 4pm

Come and enjoy our sweeping views with your wine tasting and special barrel sample of a 2016 Single Vineyard Pinot Noir.  Food will be available for purchase on Friday 12 pm-3pm from The Grilled Cheese Incident, and on Saturday 12pm-3pm from Bear & the Wren.


Baileyana, Tangent & True Myth
5828 Orcutt Rd, San Luis Obispo
Friday & Saturday; 10am - 5pm

Wine-Down Friday
Friday June 23rd from 10-5 p.m.
Join us for Wine-Down Friday! We are kicking off Roll out the Barrels with live music by Brian Jeffrey and food from Javed Kabab Paradise food truck from 12-3.  Barrel sample available.  $15 Tasting fee; complimentary to Wine Club & 4x2 Passport Holders.  Wine also available by the glass and bottle.

Saturday at the Schoolhouse
Saturday June 24rd from 10-5 p.m.
An eclectic mix of white and red wines to taste, plus sneak exclusive of one of our barrel sample wines, yet to be bottled!  $15 Tasting fee; complimentary to Wine Club & 4x2 Passport Holders. Wine also available by the glass and bottle.

Sunday Funday
Sunday June 25th 10-5 p.m.
Enjoy an afternoon of wine and music. Fire & Wine will be cooking wood-fired pizzas, available to purchase starting at 12pm, and the local favorite Shawn Clark Family Band will be playing from 1 to 3pm! $15 Tasting fee; complimentary to Wine Club. Wine also available by the glass and bottle.


Center of Effort Wines
2199 Corbett Canyon Road, Arroyo Grande

Friday from 11-4pm:
Join us as we dust off library bottles and open our cellar doors for Roll Out the Barrels!  We will be tasting through our current releases of world class Pinot Noir & Chardonnay along with an exclusive barrel sample of our v.2016 Pinot Noir.  Passport holders may upgrade the experience for $15 to taste through an additional vertical of our v.2012, v.2013 & v.2014 Pinot Noirs with members of our winemaking team in the cellar!

Saturday from 11-4pm:
Join us for Pizza & Pinot!  We will be tasting through our current releases of world class Pinot Noir & Chardonnay along with an exclusive barrel sample of our v.2016 Pinot Noir.  Complimentary wood-fired pizzas provided by Fire & Wine for all Passport holders.  We look forward to celebrating with you out at the winery!


Chamisal Vineyards
 7525 Orcutt Rd, San Luis Obispo
Friday & Saturday; 11-4pm
Learn the in’s and out’s on Chardonnay!
The Chardonnay Spectrum Barrel Tasting

Chamisal Vineyards will be presenting a stylistic flight of Chardonnay and barrel samples of Chardonnay on our beautiful Garden Patio. We will be educating guests and highlighting unique and different ways on how to treat and age this traditional varietal.


Chene Vineyards
Call for more information.
 


Claiborne & Churchill
2649 Carpenter Canyon Rd, SLO
Friday & Saturday; 11am - 5pm

Join us in our straw bale wine cellar for a flight of aromatic white wines and Pinot Noirs with an exclusive barrel sample of our 2016 Syrah. If you’re feeling adventurous, test your palate with our Aromatic White Wine Challenge, an exciting blind tasting hosted by a knowledgeable C&C team member.  We’ll serve a refreshing summer salad in our garden, where we offer shady bistro seating with bucolic views of the Edna Valley and Santa Lucia mountains. 


Croma Vera Wines
445 1st St., Avila Beach
Friday & Saturday; 12pm-7pm

Friday and Saturday: Sample barrel tastings from our 2016 vintage. Cheese pairings and Parisian ham with hand-churned butter demi-baguettes for purchase, 12pm - 4pm. Stick around Saturday for live music beginning at 5pm with wine available for purchase by the glass and bottle along with our cheese plates and baguette sandwiches.


Cutruzzola Vineyards
555 Main St., Cambria, CA 93428
Friday & Saturday; 11am - 5pm

Join us in beautiful coastal Cambria for a barrel sample of our 2016 Pinot Noir + Complimentary Wine Tasting on current vintages of our Estate Pinot Noir & Riesling grown in Cambria.


Edna Valley Vineyard
2585 Biddle Ranch Rd, SLO
Friday & Saturday; 12pm - 4pm

Join us at Edna Valley Vineyard for Roll Out the Barrels 2017! We will have wine tasting, breathtaking valley views, barrel samples, live music, and delicious food for you to enjoy from 12pm-4pm Friday & Saturday, June 23 & 24. On Friday, revel in the indie folk sounds of musician Chris Beland . Tasty wood-fired pizzas will be available for purchase. Visit us on Saturday and enjoy singing pianist Karen Libby along with tantalizing oysters on the half shell that will be available for purchase. We hope you can join us for a weekend full of lively festivities!


El Lugar Wines
710 Fiero Ln #23 San Luis Obispo
Friday Closed.  Saturday & Sunday Available for Passport Holders

Open Saturday 12-5

Saturday taste our vineyard designate small lot Pinot Noir’s with pairings from Formagerie Sophie.  We have a beautiful cheese pairing with our Pinot Noir Blanc, and then a melt in your mouth Fig and Pig pâté to pair with our Bien Nacido and Rincon Vineyard Pinot Noir’s.

Open Sunday 11-5
Sunday brunch vibes, enjoy homemade quiches paired perfectly with our Pinot Noir's.

Do you love Pinot Noir as much as we do? Come visit our tasting room and taste limited production vineyard designate wines Saturday and Sunday. El Lugar produces less than 400 cases and is only open 6 weekends a year, so we invite you to join us as we roll up the doors, for Roll out the Barrels.
We will be pouring our 2016 Pinot Noir Blanc, side by side comparisons of the 2014 and 2015 vintages of our Bien Nacido and Rincon Vineyard Pinot Noir, along with a barrel sample of our 2016 Pinot Noir.
So come experience “The Place”. 


Filipponi Ranch Cellars
1850 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo
Friday & Saturday; 11am - 5pm

Celebrate Roll Out the Barrels at Filipponi Ranch with a Swiss celebration.  Friday and Saturday
enjoy music, wine tasting and traditional Swiss foods including local BBQ'd Swiss sausage,
Swiss cheeses and polenta.  Unwind on the patio and let winemaker Peter Cron introduce
you to his select barrel samples.  For Passport holders we will be pouring our 2013 Dixon Ranch
Vineyard "limited release" Syrah from the Edna Valley.  Come on down and enjoy a little Ranch Hospitality!


Kelsey See Canyon Vineyards
1947 See Canyon Road, San Luis Obispo
Friday & Saturday; 11am - 5:30pm

​Friday: BBQ & Acoustic
A flight of your choice, a barrel tasting of triple-reserve Zinfandel (2-5PM) and a gourmet chipotle burger or bacon-wrapped hot dog with a variety of toppings by Paso Catering. (Food available from 12-5, $5 for passport holders & club members, $10 for general public.)

Add in acoustic live music from 2-5PM with Toan Chau and you have a perfect start to a SLO weekend! It's so perfect that we're staying open until 6PM.

Saturday: Peacocks and Wine Barrels      
The new chicks are here! View one of the many hatchlings while creating your own flight and grooving to live music from El Segundo (from 2-5PM). Between 12 and 5PM, build your own chipotle burger or bacon-wrapped hot dog with gourmet toppings from Paso Catering ($5 for passport holders & club members, $10 for general public.)

Before you leave, make sure to try our jammy reserve Zinfandel from the barrel and meet the winemaker, available from 2-5PM. We're open late until 6PM again, and we can't wait to see you.

Passports will be honored Sunday the 25th as well!


Kynsi Winery
2212 Corbett Canyon Rd, Arroyo Grande
Friday & Saturday; 11am - 5pm

Friday Passport
Compare different appellations and the influence of terrior with a unique Tale of Two Valleys tasting. We will feature limited bottlings from both Stone Corral and Bien Nacido Vineyards and wines that reflect the inherent characteristics of the Edna Valley and Santa Maria Valley AVAs. Complimentary to members and passport holders, all others $15.

Saturday Passport
Celebrate summer in wine country with a top flight tasting, light fare and a preview of the 2016 vintage straight from the barrel. Meet the barn owl at 1pm and learn about their important place in our ecosystem with a visit from Zoo to You. Complimentary to members and passport holders, all others $15.


Laetitia Vineyard & Winery
453 Laetita Vineyard Drive, Arroyo Grande
Friday & Saturday; 11am - 4pm

Join us for a fun-filled weekend at Laetitia Vineyard and Winery. We will be featuring flights of our world class Pinot Noir along with our award winning Sparkling wines; and let’s not forget the cellar barrel samples.  We will also be traveling through the vineyards on our gondola people movers to learn about growing grapes for sparkling wines. And while in the vineyard you'll get to taste a freshly disgorged sparkling wine (with no dosage). Au Natural!  When you come back at the winery be sure to buy a bottle to enjoy while you sample some light fare.  


Peloton Cellars
470 Front Street, Avila Beach
Friday & Saturday; 12pm - 7pm

Who doesn't love a little friendly competition? Peloton Cellars will have a variety of vino centered games and of course...prizes! Test your knowledge, learn something new and have fun while doing it!!

Take advantage of the Avila Beach's Farmers Market Friday, 4:00-8:00. Grab some farm-to-fork grub and join us for a tasty glass of Peloton Cellars wine. Then dance the evening away on the Avila Beach promenade to the sounds of South 65 while you watch the sun set over Port San Luis Harbor.

It's 'Game-On' Saturday, 12:00-8:00. The games and barrel tasting will continue throughout the day. Will you make the podium?


Piedra Creek Winery
Call for more information.


Saucelito Canyon Vineyard
3080 Biddle Ranch Rd, SLO
Friday 12pm - 6 pm; Saturday 11am - 4pm

PASSPORT TO ZIN COUNTRY
Friday June 23rd from 12-6 p.m.
Saucelito Canyon will be offering an ALL Zinfandel flight paired with small bites accompanied by an acoustic guitar battle from local favorite Matt Cross & the Guitar Circus. $15 Tasting fee, Complimentary to Wine Club & Passport Holders.

IT’S A ROSÉ DAY PARTY
Saturday June 24th 11-4 p.m.
Our annual summer Rosé Party! Open house format with music, French inspired food pairings & the kick-off of our summer case specials! $15 Tasting fee, Complimentary to Wine Club & Passport Holders.


Sextant Wines
1653 Old Price Canyon Rd, San Luis Obispo
Friday & Saturday; 10am - 5pm

Join us Friday & Saturday as we continue the festivities with live music & barrel samples at our Old Edna tasting room. 

Come join us at our Edna Valley location during 'Roll Out the Barrels' as we host our annual Paella Festival. Chef Nick Nolan will be preparing a delicious meal you won't forget. Enjoy tapas to live music, then spend the evening savoring a delicious Classic Valencia style Paella in an intimate setting. Tickets are $95 per person, $85 for wine club members. Make your reservation today as this event will sell out!  Go to www.sextantwines.com to purchase or call 805-542-0133.


Silver Horse Winery
6985 Ontario Rd, San Luis Obispo
Friday: 11am - 5pm, Friday Night Schoolhouse Rocks: 6pm - 9:30pm
Saturday: 11am - 5pm
Sunday: 11am - 5pm, Sunday Brunch: 10am -2pm

Visit us Friday, Saturday, and Sunday during the day for delicious wine & cheese pairings and fabulous discounts on select wines.
Friday night, join us for our Schoolhouse Rocks concert featuring music by Cut Time. Wine available by the glass or bottle. Food provided by local favorite Haute Skillet.
Sunday Brunch at the Schoolhouse featuring The Sam Sharp Band. Please visit our website for complete information on all weekend activities.


Sinor-LaVallee Wines
550 1st St, Avila Beach
Friday and Saturday 12-6

Barrel Tasting with the Winemaker

Unleash your inner wine geek! Join us at the Sinor-LaVallee Tasting Room in sunny Avila Beach to taste and study Pinot Noir barrel samples that represent different expressions from the Bassi Vineyard. Our winemaking staff – Mike and Greg – will be on hand to discuss and answer questions. Get an inside glimpse
into the 2016 Pinot Noir vintage.


Stephen Ross Wine Cellars
178 Suburban Rd
San Luis Obispo , CA 93401
Friday & Saturday; 11am - 4pm

“A person with increasing knowledge and sensory education may derive infinite enjoyment from Wine.” - Ernest Hemingway

Join us at Stephen Ross on Friday and Saturday for a fantastic flight of wines, farm-to-fork bites, barrel tastings from the 2016 reds, and.... drum roll please...experience our Wine Aroma Bar - like a grown up Scratch 'n Sniff Station - as you sniff, sip and describe your way around the wine aroma wheel. Learn how to identify specific fruit and spice descriptors in your favorite wine! Oh, and did we mention Steve will be spinning classic vinyl?


Talley Vineyards
3031 Lopez Drive, Arroyo Grande
Friday & Saturday; 12pm-3pm

Friday:  Passport holders will savor a complimentary flight of specially selected Talley Vineyards wines, including an exclusive barrel sample.  Enjoy live music by local musician Loren Radis and partake in the gourmet food available for purchase from local food truck favorite What the Truck. Don’t leave without taking advantage of our special 20% discount on all wine purchases.

Saturday:  Passport holders are invited to expand their senses and cultivate their palates with a complimentary tasting featuring single vineyard selections, library wines, and a barrel sample. Don’t forget, all passport holders receive a 20%  discount on wine purchases.
 


Tolosa
4910 Edna Road, San Luis Obispo
Friday & Saturday; 12pm - 4pm

At Tolosa, we believe that barrel samples offer a glimpse into the future and that tasting from the barrel at such an early stage is the purest way to understand the true personality of the wine. Primera is our flagship wine, a cellar selection of the best barrels of Pinot Noir from our estate vineyard, Edna Ranch, and made in very limited quantities. This is a rare lot that, through terroir driven expression, reaches a level of quality rivaling the very best Pinot Noirs of the world, including the great crus of Burgundy. Roll Out the Barrels Passport Holders will enjoy a special barrel sample of Primera in our new Barrel Loft, built especially for barrel tasting. Our 1772 tasting flight, music on our newly landscaped grounds, and food for purchase from local food trucks round out the perfect afternoon in Edna Valley.


Wolff Vineyards
6238 Orcutt Rd, San Luis Obispo
11am-5pm

“MEET THE WOLVES AT WOLFF VINEYARDS”:  The WHAR wolves rescue organization of Paso Robles CA will bring some their well behaved animals to the vineyard from noon to 4 pm.      Come celebrate the beginning of summer at our scenic tasting room with sweeping views of the Edna Valley. The ambiance and festive atmosphere of Wolff Vineyards’ well know hospitality will be a highlight of your day. Enjoy our estate produced wines while sampling our special, Syrah infused meatball sandwiches.  - Special discounts will be available.