Tablas Creek Vineyard

Tablas Creek is a Regenerative Organic Certified pioneer of California's Rhone movement.

  • About
  • Wines Produced
  • About
    Tablas Creek Vineyard is a pioneer of California’s Rhone movement, and the first Regenerative Organic Certified vineyard in the world.

    In 1989, after a decades-long friendship, the Perrin family of Château de Beaucastel and the Haas family of Vineyard Brands founded Tablas Creek in the calcareous Adelaida District of Paso Robles, chosen for its similarities to Chateauneuf-du-Pape. Vine material, including new clones of Roussanne, Grenache Blanc, Marsanne, Viognier, Picpoul Blanc, Mourvedre, Grenache, Syrah, and Counoise, was imported from Beaucastel. Cuttings were made available to the wine community, which helped kick off the modern "Rhone Ranger" movement.

    Tablas Creek’s certified organic and Biodynamic vineyards are fertilized by a mobile herd of sheep and alpacas, while soils are built naturally by composting and cover crops. We received the wine world's first Regenerative Organic Certification in 2020, which certifies our commitment to soil health, carbon capture, water use reduction, animal welfare, and farmworker fairness.

    We offer seated flight tastings by reservation daily between 10am and 4pm. Guests can choose from a private table on our patio, or bar seats in our tasting room, and from classic (mixed), all-red, and all-white flight tastings of our Rhone-style blends and varietal wines. Although we're happy to accept walk-ins when we can, because of our limited capacity we strongly suggest booking reservations in advance, particularly for weekend visits.
  • Wines Produced
    Cinsault
    Counoise
    Dessert
    Grenache
    Grenache Blanc
    Marsanne
    Mourvèdre
    Other
    Picardin
    Picpoul Blanc
    Pinot Noir
    Red Blend
    Red Rhône-Style Blend
    Rosé
    Roussanne
    Syrah
    Tannat
    Vermentino
    Viognier
    White Rhône-Style Blend