Passport to SLO Wine Country

Passport to SLO Wine Country

Friday & Saturday, June 22nd & 23rd, 2018
4 Tastings x 2 Days = 8 Great Wine Experiences

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$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.
*Groups of 7 or more please call ahead for reservations

      


PASSPORT WEEKEND ACTIVITIES

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!  We encourage groups of 7 or more to make reservations for Passport Weekend to ensure our tasting rooms can offer your group a fantastic experience.


Baileyana, Tangent & True Myth:

5828 Orcutt Road, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

805.269.8200  www.baileyana.com/tasting-room
Friday & Saturday: 10am-5:00pm

On Friday and Saturday, enjoy a horizontal Chardonnay and Pinot Noir Tasting at Baileyana, Tangent & True Myth! The Edna Valley is becoming famous for its Chardonnay and Pinot Noir wines and we will be offering two different wine flights for you to choose from: Five different Chardonnays, from unoaked to big oak, or five different Pinot Noirs, from light and delicate, to big and brash; these flights include an unreleased barrel sample of each varietal! On Friday and Sunday afternoons we have live music and a food truck - come and picnic with us! 


Biddle Ranch:

2050 Biddle Ranch Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
805.543-2399   www.biddleranch.com
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riday & Saturday: 11am-5pm

On Friday and Saturday, sip a barrel sample of our Single-Vineyard Pinot Noir from Odyssey-Thurlestone Vineyard, along with a complimentary mixed tasting flight. Enjoy live music from the Chad Land Band and olive oil samples from We Olive from 1pm-4pm on Saturday!


Cayucos Cellars:

801 Main Street, Cambria
805.995.3036  www.cayucoscellars.com
Friday & Saturday: 11am-5:00pm

On Friday, join Cayucos Cellars for a tasting paired with small treats!

On Saturday, swing by the tasting room for lively Bluegrass music brought to you by the Thunder Canyon String Band!


Chamisal Vineyards:

7525 Orcutt Road, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
805.541.9463  www.chamisalvineyards.com
Friday & Saturday: 10am-5:00pm

On Friday and Saturday, learn the in’s and out’s on Chardonnay! Chamisal Vineyards presents 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. Chamisal Vineyards will be educating guests and highlighting unique and different ways on how to treat and age this traditional varietal.


Claiborne & Churchill:

2649 Carpenter Canyon Road, San Luis Obispo
805.544.4066  www.claibornechurchill.com
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riday & Saturday: 11am-5pm

On Friday and Saturday, Claiborne & Churchill presents our Vineyard Tasting Experience! Be one of only twelve guests to get a seat at this intimate tasting in our Estate Riesling Vineyard. You’ll enjoy a fun and educational flight of limited production wines along with cheese and charcuterie. Available to the first 12 guests to arrive for each seating at 11am, 1pm and 3pm.

In our Straw Bale Cellar, we will be offering our House Flight as well as a barrel sample of one of our vineyard designate Pinot Noirs. On Saturday only, enjoy live Music in the garden and German Fare by Bedas Biergarten available for purchase from 12-4pm!

Claiborne & Churchill will honor complimentary tasting for Passport holders on Sunday, June 24 as well.


Croma Vera Wines:

445 1st St, Avila Beach, CA 93424
805.946.1685  www.cromavera.com
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riday & Saturday: 1pm-4pm

On Friday and Saturday, in addition to your complimentary mixed white and red flight of our Spanish grape varietal wines, enjoy a barrel tasting of our 2017 Grenache exclusively for Passport holders. This will run from 1pm-4pm.


Cutruzzola Vineyards

555 Main St.
Cambria, CA 93428
805.927.2670   www.cutruzzolavineyards.com
Friday & Sarurday: 11am-5pm

Friday & Saturday Passport: Free cheese pairing with your complimentary tasting of our Estate wines. Special discounts on selected wines for passport holders only! Plus, enjoy a barrel sample of our 2017 Pinot Noir Estate.


Edna Valley Vineyard:

2585 Biddle Ranch Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
805.544.5855  www.ednavalleyvineyard.com
Friday & Saturday: 11am-3pm

On Friday and Saturday, Barrels and Oysters at Edna Valley Vineyard! Continue your Roll Out The Barrels  experience at Edna Valley Vineyard as they roll out five barrels of their most exquisite wine from the cellar to share with Roll Out The Barrels Passport holders. Chef Charlie will be on-site with oysters on the half shell available for purchase.


El Lugar Wines:

710 Fiero Lane, San Luis Obispo
805.458.0917  www.ellugarwines.com
Friday: Closed
Saturday & Sunday: 12-5

Do you love Pinot Noir? Come visit our pop-up tasting room and
taste limited production, vineyard designate, Pinot Noirs on both
Saturday and Sunday. El Lugar produces less than 500 cases per
year and is only open 6 weekends a year.
This weekend, come taste our new releases paired with cheeses
from Fromagerie Sophie. Wines will include 2017 Pinot Noir
Blanc, Greengate Ranch & Vineyard, 2016 Rincon Vineyard Pinot
Noir, 2016 Bien Nacido Pinot Noir and the 2016 Hilliard Bruce
Vineyard Pinot Noir. We will also have a library wine from our
first vintage of Rincon Vineyard along with a barrel sample from
a new vineyard source.
So come experience El Lugar “The Place”!


 

Filipponi Ranch Cellars:

1850 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
(805) 903-3567  www.filipponicellars.com
Friday & Saturday: 11am-5pm

 

On Friday, come on over to Filipponi Ranch and join us in celebrating Roll Out The Barrels! Enjoy Filipponi Ranch Cellars' current releases- white, red, rosé and more! Try their 2017 Edna Valley Chardonnay barrel samples and compare the yeast trials that our winemaker has put together. Then relax on the patio, enjoying small bites. We look forward to having some fun with you!

On Saturday, Filipponi Ranch is celebrating Roll Out The Barrels in the best way they know how: BBQ, wine tasting and live music. Enjoy their current releases- whites, reds, rosé and more! Try their 2017 Edna Valley Chardonnay barrel samples and compare the yeast trials that our winemaker has put together. Then relax on the patio, enjoying small bites, BBQ sausage and meats hot off the grill while listening to live music.
 


Kynsi Winery:

2212 Corbett Canyon Road, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
805.544.8461  www.kynsi.com
Friday & Saturday: 11am-5pm

On Friday, compare each clone planted on the estate with a focus tasting devoted to pinot noir. Each clone has been bottled individually to showcase the bones and guts of Stone Corral Vineyard, allowing them to stand on their own merit. The Classic Flight will also be available. Complimentary to members and Passport ticket holders, all others $15.

On Saturday, celebrate summer in wine country wtih a top flight tasting, tapas tastes, and Spanish guitar from Tony Harmon. Take a sneak peak at our new project waiting in the wings with a preview of our single vineyard Grenache straight from the barrel. Live music from 12pm-3:00pm, and open house festivities all day from 11am-5:00pm. Complimentary to members and Passport ticket holders, all others $20. 


Laetitia Vineyard & Winery:

453 Laetitia Vineyard Drive, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
805.481.1772  www.laetitiawine.com
Friday & Saturday: 11am-4pm

On Friday and Saturday, Laetitia Vineyard and Winery will be featuring flights of our world class Sparkling and Pinot Noirs. Guests will have the opportunity to taste a freshly disgorged Sparkling wine (with no dosage) Au Natural! Light fare will be available from one of their talented chefs, so make sure to stop on by!


Niner Wine Estates:

2400 Highway 46 West
Paso Robles, CA 93446
805-239-2233  www.ninerwine.com
Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 10am-5pm

Stop by our tasting room in Paso Robles for food and wine during this year's SLO Wine Country Passport Weekend! All passport holders will receive a complimentary wine tasting of our estate wines, and we encourage you to relax on our gorgeous patio and enjoy the sunshine. If you’re looking for a gourmet lunch, our on-site restaurant will be serving seasonally inspired lunch dishes all weekend with a special Sunday morning brunch. Join us for Blood Orange Mimosas and both sweet and savory brunch options. Looking to go behind-the-scenes? Book a winery tour or Heart Hill Tasting with us! (reservations highly recommended for lunch and tours).


Peloton Cellars:

470 Front Street  Front St, CA 93424
(805) 627-1080  www.pelotoncellars.com
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riday & Saturday: 12pm-7pm

On Friday and Saturday, join Peloton Cellars in Avila Beach for their Grand Prix. Passport holders can participate in fun exclusive events at their tasting room.

Criterium- How would you blend this? Criterium is our Reserve Bordeaux style blend. Passport holders will sample from barrel the 3 varieties to determine how they would like this wine blended.

Road Race- Send Peloton Cellars on the road. Peloton Cellars will pay shipping fees on purchases of 6 bottles or more to the following areas: CA, TX, CO, WA, AZ, NY, FL, OR, MN, DC.

Time Trial- Capture a moment in time with our Instagram Challenge. Snap a picture in our photobooth, post on Instagram, and tag Peloton Cellars. Photo with the most likes wins a gift basket.

Feed Zone- Friday only. Stay and enjoy the Avila Farmer’s Market on the promenade 4pm-8:00pm. Live music by O’Donna and local cuisine from some of Avila’s favorite restaurants.

See you there!


Piedra Creek Winery:

6425 Mira Cielo, San Luis Obispo
805.541.1281 www.piedracreek.com
Saturday Only: 11am-3pm

On Saturday, join Piedra creek for a special tasting of their library wines, as well as wine straight from the barrel! 


Qupé and Verdad:

134-A West Branch Street, Arroyo Grande
805.270.4900  www.qupe.com
Friday & Saturday: 11am-6pm

On Friday and Saturday, Qupé and Verdad Winery in The Village of Arroyo Grande will offer a biodynamic wine flight along with barrel samples from both Qupe and Verdad. Enjoy live music from 1 to 4pm.


Saucelito Canyon Vineyard:

3080 Biddle Ranch Road, San Luis Obispo, CA  94301
805.543.2111  www.SaucelitoCanyon.com
Friday & Saturday: 11am-4pm

On Friday and Saturday, come be a part of Saucelito Canyon Vineyard’s annual two day Summer Rosé Party! Rosé themed goodies, live music by Matt Cross, handmade tacos by the infamous Lua’s Catering & kick off our seasonal case offerings and Rosé specials! $25 tasting, complimentary to Wine Club members and Passport holders.


Sextant Winery and Gourmet Deli:

1653 Old Price Canyon Road, San Luis Obispo
805.541.1281 www.sextantwines.com
Friday: 10am-4pm
Saturday: 10am-5pm

On Friday and Saturday, join Sextant Wines for a complimentary tasting at their Old Edna tasting room. The Gourmet Deli is a perfect stop for lunch, and enjoy live music on Saturday from 1pm-4:00pm.


Sinor-LaVallee:

550 1st St, Avila Beach, CA 93424
805-459-9595  www.sinorlavallee.com
Friday & Saturday: 12pm-6pm

On Friday and Saturday, join Sinor-LaVallee in Avila Beach for a Paté and Pinot Noir tasting. This will occur from 12pm-6pm, so make sure hitting the wineries at the beach is on your list!


Stephen Ross Wine Cellars:

178 Suburban Road, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
805.594.1318  www.stephenrosswine.com
Friday & Saturday: 11am-5pm

On Friday and Saturday, Stephen Ross Wine Cellars is bringing back their wildly popular Wine Aromatics Bar! Spend some time sniffing, identifying, guessing, and educating yourself on wine aromatics. Also back by popular demand is our wheel of Grana Padano to accompany your wine tasting in the cellar. Let Stephen serve you cheese and geek out on the wine.


Talley Vineyards, Bishop's Peak Wines:

3031 Lopez Drive, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
805.489.0446  www.talleyvineyards.com
Friday & Saturday: 12pm-3pm

On Friday, Passport holders will enjoy a complimentary tour and flight of specially selected Talley Vineyards wines, including an exclusive barrel sample. Tours will be held at 11:00am, 1:00pm, and 3:00pm. Don’t forget to take advantage of their special 15% discount on all wine purchases.

On Saturday, Passport holders are encouraged to expand their senses and refine their palates while enjoying live music at Talley Vineyards. Their complimentary tasting will feature single vineyard selections, estate wines, and an exclusive barrel sample. And remember, all passport holders receive a 15% discount on wine purchases. Don’t miss out!


Timbre Winery:
225 East Branch Street, Arroyo Grande
805.270.4308 www.timbrewinery.com
Friday & Saturday: 12pm-6pm

On Friday and Saturday, Timbre is offering all Passport ticket holders 20% off of bottle purchases! Make Timbre your Passport pick-up location and you’ll score free swag including hats and T-shirts! See you there! 


Tolosa:

4910 Edna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
805- 782-0500  www.tolosawinery.com
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riday & Saturday: 12pm-3pm

On Friday and Saturday, experience the beauty of the Tolosa estate, cellar, and its wines during this 60-minute progressive tour and tasting. Tours will host the first ten guests to arrive and depart promptly at 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, and 3:00pm. You will observe first-hand what it means to have an artisanal approach to winemaking, matching the wine in your glass to traditional winemaking techniques and state of the art technology. Your tasting will conclude in the well-appointed barrel loft with a barrel sample of Tolosa’s flagship Pinot Noir Primera. Reservations are required for groups of 6 or more.


Wolff Vineyards:

6238 Orcutt Road, San Luis Obispo
805.781.0448  www.wolffvineyards.com
Friday & Saturday: 11am-5pm

On Friday, Wolff Vineyards will offer a barrel tasting in addition to their currently released estate produced wines. Free to passport holders.

On Saturday, “Meet The Wolves At Wolff Vineyards” is the theme for our Roll Out The Barrels Saturday collaboration with the WHAR wolves rescue organization of Paso Robles, CA., an educational demonstration of some of the wolves in care of the WHAR organization will take place at Wolff Vineyards. This licensed rescue facility will bring their well-behaved animals; wonderful photo opportunities will be available from 11:00am to 3:00pm. Wolff Vineyards will make a corporate donation to the WHAR non-profit organization. Wolff Vineyards invites you to celebrate the beginning of Summer at their scenic tasting room with sweeping views of the Edna Valley. The ambience and festive atmosphere of Wolff Vineyards’ well known hospitality will be a highlight of your day. Enjoy their estate produced wines while sampling their special, Syrah infused meatball sandwiches. Come and experience old-world tradition, combining California style and European flair. Special discounts will be available.