Distillery Trail Weekend VIP Tour
THREE DAYS OF SPIRITED ADVENTURES!
Friday August 12th, Saturday August 13th & Sunday August 14th
We’re excited to have teamed up with the Distillers of SLO County to offer three days of exclusive tours visiting the distilleries along the distillery trail in Paso Robles.
Each day is a unique exploration of three exciting local distilleries where you’ll be given VIP access to savor a diversity of hand-crafted spirits and cocktails, meet the makers behind the labels and enjoy a variety of special activities including live music, specialty drinks and more.
The tours include full-day transportation on a spacious vehicle with a friendly guide/driver, pickup & drop-off at your accommodations near downtown Paso Robles, a delicious gourmet lunch at a distillery, meeting the owners/distillers and going behind the scenes where you’ll learn about distillation, the different types of craft spirits being produced and more – all while making new friends on a fun and social day!
Included you will also receive a Copper Card – which covers one complimentary tasting flight at each of the 14 distilleries on the trail. That’s a $288 value, and the Copper Card has no expiration date!
Choose which all-inclusive itinerary works best for you – or enjoy them all!
Each day includes:
– Full Day Small Group Guided Distillery Tour on a spacious mini-bus
– Visit 3 local craft distilleries in Paso Robles each day
– Meet the distillers, learn about distillation & taste through a variety of local craft spirits
– Pick-up and Drop-off directly at your accommodations near downtown Paso Robles
– Delicious gourmet lunch each day
– Small intimate tour sizes
– Chilled bottled water on the bus
– Share the experience with other fun people!
WHAT TO EXPECT:
Your tour guide will pick you up directly at your accommodations near downtown Paso Robles between 9:45a – 10:30a.
Once everyone is on board, we’ll quickly do introductions and get on the road to our first stop!
We’ll start our day in the Adelaida District where we’ll visit the first distillery in the area, Re:Find Distillery.
Learn about how the distilling industry got started in SLO county from Monica & Alex Villicana’s desire to be economically and environmentally sustainable.
You’ll be hosted in their distillery while they’ll personally share stories about their philosophy, distillation practices and more. They’ll walk you through a tasting of their delicious craft spirits produced from quality local wine and locally grown grains, and finish with a cocktail showcasing their spirits in a tasty treat.
Next we’ll head over to the hip Bethel Rd Distillery, which is focused on producing delicious spirits from from their estate grown organically farmed grapes. Here they produce smooth Grappas, Gin and a two-year barrel aged Brandy that is both rich and complex, amongst other tasty treats!
Sip through their tasting spirits while their distiller, Max Udsen, talks about their still and production methods.
Finish the experience seated outside in their VIP area enjoying wine country views while eating a gourmet lunch and listening to live music by local artist, Chris Beland.
Afterwards, we’ll finish he day in lively Tin City at Tin City & Wine Shine Distilleries, where you’ll enjoy live music and taste through a selection of 15 different products – including brandy, vodka, gin, rum, whiskey and more! – or you can choose to enjoy one of their delicious craft cocktails instead.
Sit back and enjoy the vibe – and drinks! – with your new friends.
Afterwards, your guide will drop you back off at your accommodations between 4:30p – 5:15p.