Posts

Wineaux Guy at the Festival

Paso Robles Wine Festival!

/
We were having such a good time - and The Wineaux Guy™ was a magnet with his huge hat - that the next thing we knew, we were being escorted out at the end of the event. What!? How did that happen!?
VSJ Estate

The Road to Hell...

/
That being said, I was going to go to at least four to five wineries/olive oil producers each day, take lots of pictures, and document everything carefully and thoroughly. Well, two out of three ain't bad.
The_White_and_The_Pinkk_400_298.JPG

The White and The Pink

/
It seemed like every American-made Viognier was a wannabe Chardonnay - kept in so much oak that the floral aroma that makes it so distinctive was lost in a sea of butter. Until recently.
first_tasting_of_my_vacation.JPG

Home Again, Home Again, Jiggity Jig

/
Meanwhile, I have a gazillion pictures, hours of videos, and pages upon pages of notes and observations to sift through as I share my experiences during this wonderful trip.
The_view_from_my_deck.JPG

First Paso Post!

/
The Wineaux Guy thankfully talked me off the precipice, insisting that 5:00 a.m. was not "late." Ok. He had a point.
Wine Trails of the Central Coast

What's Coming Soon!

/
Of course, there are some wines that are made to be horrific on purpose, and I don't mind slamming them. With enthusiasm.
Paso Early Spring

Going to "Wine Country"

/
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.