Whether it’s Paso Robles, Sonoma, or wherever, it’s a story on what’s going on in wine country.

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First Paso Post!

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The Wineaux Guy thankfully talked me off the precipice, insisting that 5:00 a.m. was not "late." Ok. He had a point.
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Going to "Wine Country"

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In between there will be roaming the California coast from Santa Barbara to Solvang, Paso Robles to Monterey. My cameras and notepads are at the ready, and I'm jonesing for adventure.
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Atascadero Wine Trail

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If they make it rich, then kudos. If they don't, I can imagine that they would continue to make wine until the very end.
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Avila Beach Wine Trail

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Okay, since driving wasn't involved, it was actually wine drinking. Staggering home is not illegal. At least as far as I know.
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Paso Robles Getaway - Doing Something Wine-y

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So I'm in search of another place to rent. Something as insignificant as not having a roof over my head won't deter me from visiting Paso! Unless, of course, it rains a lot and I've done my hair.
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Paso Robles Olive Festival!

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We met several of the Olive Oil producers, and learned how to do an Olive Oil tasting. It's noisy and sounds pretty disgusting, but boy oh boy! While I've always loved Olive Oil, until I learned exactly *why* I love it through proper tasting, I realized that I had been missing out on the full pleasure of the oil.
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EVOO and Wine

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I’ve been meaning to catch up on posts, but I’ve spent the last two weeks watching the Olympics and gaining weight. Doesn’t seem right, does it? Shouldn’t athletic performances be transferable through TV and result in fitness, despite the popcorn? Apparently not.