Our Favorite Fireplaces in Paso Robles Tasting Rooms
December 4, 2019
In Paso Wine Country we celebrate rainy and chilly days, in fact, it’s another excuse to get out and go wine tasting. Many wineries have spectacular fireplaces that make the tasting experience even more memorable. Here are a few of our favorites.
The welcoming Bianchi tasting room is an architectural feast for the senses, blending modern elements – glass features, contemporary lighting, and clean lines – with natural earthen materials like wood, stone, and metal. An impressive stone fireplace warms the tasting room in the winter and is the ideal spot to enjoy Bianchi’s outstanding wines. Take a seat on one of the leather sofas and enjoy sprawling views of the koi-filled lake and sweeping vineyard views.
Enjoy Croad Vineyards stunning winery with majestic views overlooking beautiful west side vineyards. The picturesque estate offers guests a warm tasting room experience, and two separate lodging options; The Inn and The Ranch House. Multiple inviting fireplaces grace the property indoors and out, all in theme with the Spanish-mission style architecture plus the dry-farmed estate Zinfandel and Rhone blends are sure to satisfy your palate.
DAOU Vineyards & Winery
Experience DAOU at the mountaintop estate, that rises from the heart of the rugged coastal range west of Paso Robles. Guests will enjoy an above-the-clouds view where you can create your own curated itinerary, from tasting flights to wine pairings featuring fresh, seasonal cuisine. Stroll the impressive grounds and savor the panoramic ambiance of the estate vineyard and olive groves. The remarkable tasting room and extraordinary flickering fireplace is an homage to the family’s heritage; a mix of the warm Spanish Hacienda with the colors of the South of France.
Home to the iconic Heart Hill, this sustainable family winery crafts estate-grown, highly acclaimed wines, and offers a variety of unique experiences to please everyone. Both the tasting room and the award-winning farm-to-table restaurant showcase the best of Paso Robles. Upon entering Niner you’ll be greeted by the grand double-sided stone fireplace that warms the ambiance in both the tasting room and the restaurant.
The open and inviting space of the Pear Valley tasting room is surrounded by rolling vineyards and 360-degree views of the countryside with seriously good wines. Their slogan, “everything in life is better when shared”, is evident throughout the estate. Guests are encouraged to bring friends and cozy up to the two impressive stone fireplaces adorned with hand-carved mantels that during the holidays displays miniature Christmas villages.
Sextant is set among the stunning views of Paso’s countryside on scenic 46 West. Framed by a limestone arch, the stones sourced from the property itself, and surrounded by oaks, the estate tasting room serves a curated selection of small-production wines. Inside the stone arches, the modern fireplace covered in hand-carved Ambra limestone anchors the contemporary tasting room. Tastings can be enjoyed throughout the property, but one of the best places to explore the bold wines is fireside.
Vina Robles’ breathtaking grounds and tasting room is a must-visit while in Paso Robles wine country. They create expressive and approachable estate wines from Paso. First-class hospitality service is offered by way of unique, memorable experiences with wine, food, and music at their core. Inside, a warm-up to the massive floor to ceiling stone fireplace that creates a dramatic focal point and complements the European style and stellar wines.