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Take It Slow On This Enchanting California Road Trip

March 26, 2019
VACAYNETWORK.COM - You’ve got to get out of the car to make the most of a California Central Coast road trip.
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San Luis Obispo County Plays It Cool

January 17, 2019
VINOUS - The greater San Luis Obispo County winegrowing region is best known for the mostly brawny, high-octane Rhône-variety-based wines of its famous AVA, Paso Robles, but the elegant and energetic wines from its cool, Pacific Ocean–influenced vineyards are increasingly making their case in the market as well.
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Here are 7 little-known California wineries that you should check out

December 13, 2018
THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER - Just in time for Christmas, here’s my list of undervalued and impressive California wineries — the 2002 Oakland Athletics of the wine world.
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3 Must Tour Edna Valley Wineries For Your Destination Wedding Party

October 25, 2018
THE WEDDING STANDARD - Whether you are a local to the area or have arrived to San Luis Obispo county for your destination wedding, 101 Wine Tours has you covered.
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Top 10 Wine Travel Getaways of 2018

February 1, 2018
WINE ENTHUSIAST MAGAZINE - From the palatial digs of Hearst Castle in the north to the soft sands of Pismo Beach on the southern end, the coastline of San Luis Obispo County has been a vacationer’s paradise for more than a century.
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2017 Harvest Marks a Return to “Normal” in SLO Wine Country

August 29, 2017
SLO WINE COUNTRY BLOG - San Luis Obispo Wine Country, CA: The 2017 harvest season in San Luis Obispo (SLO) Wine Country is beginning to heat up this week, marking a near return to historical averages in this ultra-coastal region in southern San Luis Obispo County on California’s Central Coast.
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Thanks to a Direct Flight, This Breathtaking Wine Region is Within Easy Reach From Seattle

August 23, 2017
SEATTLE MAGAZINE - Make a quick getaway to surfing and wine paradise San Luis Obispo.
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Claiborne and Churchill has been producing wine for over three decades

August 11, 2017
SLOVISITORSGUIDE.COM - Founded in 1983 by Claiborne (Clay) Thompson and Fredericka Churchill, Claiborne & Churchill Vintners is a small, family-owned winery devoted to producing Alsatian-style wines in California’s pastoral Edna Valley appellation.
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Getting to Know SLO Wine Country

August 1, 2017
THE TASTING PANEL - The marine edge of California's Central Coast.
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Getting to Know California’s Best Unsung Wine Regions

April 11, 2017
WINE ENTHUSIAST - Largely overlooked, the Arroyo Grande and Edna Valleys illustrate the triumphs and challenges faced by California’s many wine regions. Here's what to know.
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