In recent years, the central coast wine region has become as renowned as any in the country. Most convenient are the Paso Robles area wineries that number over 200. The area is spotted with vineyards that include such varietals as Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel, Syrah, and many other Rhone styles. Several different festivals take place throughout the year celebrating the industry's harvest. For more information on the Paso Robles wine region, please visit www.pasowine.com.
Within Cambria there are some local wine shops that offer a full selection of local wines and provide tastings:
- MADELINE'S RESTAURANT & WINE SHOP http://www.cambria-restaurants.com 788 B Main Street, Cambria, CA 93428 927-4175 Fine dining with a casual atmosphere. Diverse menu including steak, salads, seafood, pastas, vegetarian dishes. Dinner priced from $13.00-$25.00 5pm - 9:30pm Wine shop open from 11-5 daily. Open Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Years.
- BLACK HAND CELLARS http://www.blackhandcellars.com 766 Main Street Ste. B, Cambria, CA 93428 805-712-9463 A boutique winery offering a variety of wines from the Central Coast. Specializing in red wine varietals. Business hours: Thursday-Monday 11am-5pm firstname.lastname@example.org
- FERMENTATIONS http://www.fermentations.com/ 4056 Burton Dr., Cambria, CA 93428 927-7141 Wine & Gourmet food tasting, unique gifts, gift baskets, home accessories. 10am - 10pm
- MOONSTONE CELLARS http://www.MoonstoneCellars.com 801 Main Street Suite C, Cambria, CA 93428 805-927-9466 / 877-517-9463 805-244-9226 - fax "Enchanting Wines From Hillside Vines Near Seaside Pines" Moonstone Cellars produces handcrafted, premium wines from Central Coast fruit. Wines are available for sale online at www.moonstonecellars.com or email email@example.com.
- One local winery with award-winning varietals just 10 minutes from our location is Hearst Ranch Winery. It's located in nearby old San Simeon Village across from the entrance to Hearst Castle and inside Sebastian's General Store, built in 1852. HEARST RANCH WINERY (AND BEEF) http://www.hearstranchwinery.com 442 San Simeon Rd., San Simeon, CA 92452 805-927-4100