Dunning Vineyards Estate Winery

Award-Winning Estate Winery in the "Willow Creek District" AVA of Paso Robles. Winemaker hosted.

  • About
  • Wines Produced
  • Press & Accolades
  • About
    You are invited to discover one of the first bonded wineries in the "Willow Creek" AVA District located on the Westside of Paso Robles!
    Enjoy award-winning Private Reserve Estate wines featuring Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Zinfandel, Meritage, Petite Sirah & Grenache plus Reserve Red Blends!
    Meet Winemakers/Owners Bob and Jo-Ann Dunning and see how their wines are made and discovery the rich flavors of this AVA.
    Pet friendly
    Stay at "Dunning Vineyards Guest Villa" A private one bedroom Inn/ retreat with panoramic Vineyard and Coastal mountain views! Enjoy wine country lifestyle on the hilltop of Dunning Vineyards! Open year round... Make your reservations www.dunningvineyards.com

    In 1996, the Orange County Wine Competition awarded them their first Gold Medal!
    Since then, they have been given many awards including 90-point ratings from James Suckling/Wine Spectator and Steven Tanzer/International Wine Review.
    Also, a 93-point rating from the Wine Enthusiast for their Estate Meritage, Estate Cabernet & Petite Sirah!
    Their Estate Chardonnay was awarded a 93-point rating too!
    New this month...the Zinfandel Chronicles gave the Private Reserve Estate Zinfandel a 92-point rating and the Petite Sirah a 93-point rating!

    NOW Open for Wine tasting Friday-Sunday 10:30am-3:30pm by
    advance appointment hosted by the winemakers, Bob and Jo-Ann Dunning. Weekdays tastings also available. To make your reservation visit our website

  • Wines Produced
    Bordeaux-Style Blend
    Cabernet Franc
    Cabernet Sauvignon
    Petit Verdot
    Petite Sirah
    Pinot Noir
    Red Blend
    Red Rhône-Style Blend
  • Press & Accolades


    • 2018 Forge by 2, WE Magazine, Jun 2021, 90 rating
    • 2017 Grenache Reserve, 93 rating and gold in the SF Chronicle, Jan 2020, Gold