The members of the Rhone Rangers invite you to join them for a day in Paso Robles Wine Country with some of America’s leading producers of Rhone varietals as we explore these great grapes and wines. This fun-filled and information-rich day will be held at the Paso Robles Event Center.
“Rhone Essentials” Seminar | 10:30am-12pm
Taste a top example of each of the principal categories of Rhone Rangers wine as you hear from winemakers and principals who have chosen the Rhone Ranger route in America, and who are forging California “Rhone Zone” reputation. The discussion will be moderated by Ray Isle, Executive Wine Editor at Food & Wine, Wine & Spirits Editor for Travel + Leisure, and author of the newly published The World in a Wineglass: The Insiders’ Guide to Artisanal, Sustainable, Extraordinary Wines to Drink Now.
Vintners’ Lunch | 12pm-1pm
Seminar participants will be joined by Rhone Rangers principals and winemakers for a gourmet lunch outside at the Frontier BBQ area. Throughout lunch, members’ Rhone wines will be passing freely around the tables, while attendees enjoy an extended opportunity to interact with the producers.
Grand Tasting & Silent Auction
1pm-1:30pm | Seminar Attendees Only
1:30pm-4pm | General Admission
Taste 200+ wines from Rhone Rangers members from Paso Robles, Santa Barbara County, Monterey, Napa, Petaluma Gap, Sonoma, El Dorado, Lodi, Temecula, Oregon and Texas! During the Grand Tasting, bid on lots donated by Rhone Rangers member wineries and help support the Rhone Rangers educational mission.