Austin Hope is the mark of our family’s multigenerational legacy in Paso Robles, reserved for the finest expressions of Cabernet Sauvignon and  estate Rhône varieties. These are the definitive wines from Wine Enthusiast’s 2022 American Winery of the Year. 

“The goal is simple: to make wines that express everything Paso Robles has to offer, with its pastoral beauty, perfect soils, maritime climate and limitless possibility.”

Owner-Winemaker Austin Hope

Winemaker Austin Hope created his namesake label in 2000, just five years after taking the helm of the family business. Austin Hope wines were initially dedicated to Rhône varieties grown at the Hope family’s estate vineyard.

Then, in 2017, after years of exploration and only when he felt he could create something truly exceptional, Austin released his first Cabernet Sauvignon—which became an immediate standard-bearer of Paso Robles.

Today, Austin Hope wines are synonymous with Austin’s personal quest to elevate Paso Robles on the world stage.  

Austin Hope Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

The legacy of Austin Hope Cabernet Sauvignon achieves new heights with this ultra-limited Reserve edition. This wine comes from a special barrel selection that is returned to 100% new French oak barrels for extended aging, creating a wine of immense stature and dimension.

Austin Hope Cabernet Sauvignon

A quintessential Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon, showcasing the essence, character and diversity of this ascendant region. Austin Hope Cabernet Sauvignon has twice been named as a Top 10 Wine of the Year by Wine Enthusiast


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    November 14, 2023

    We are excited to introduce AUSTIN Chardonnay—a wine that proudly embraces Chardonnay grown in Paso Robles. AUSTIN Chardonnay is now available nationwide and in our online shop. “We feel that Chardonnay is a bit of a sleeping giant in Paso Robles,” Austin Hope says. “We would like to bring it more to the forefront and celebrate the unique qualities of Chardonnay grown in our region. That’s what inspired us to create this wine.”

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  • Hope Family Wines Raises $30k for Avila-Based Operation Surf

    November 9, 2023

    Owner and winemaker at Hope Family Wines, Austin Hope said, ” Operation Surf’s programs are innovative, effective and full of heart. We cannot thank our customers and retail partners enough for helping us exceed our goals for this campaign. It’s our privilege to support this local nonprofit that’s having such a positive impact in the greater military veteran community.”

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