While many things are canceled or postponed in 2021, love and romance aren’t this Valentine’s Day! Wineries in Paso Robles and San Luis Obispo (Edna Valley) are offering creative alternatives to an in-person tasting. They’re hosting virtual wine tasting experiences, so you and your partner to wine taste from the comfort of your couch!
Since nothing pairs better with wine and romance than a phenomenal meal, we’ll also share three restaurants in Paso Robles and San Luis Obispo that you can enjoy take-out from.
Paso Robles Virtual Wine Tasting
- Cass Winery
Get award-winning wine shipped directly to your home for their virtual wine tasting. Ted, their owner, will guide you through a private tasting via Zoom.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 805-239-1730 to learn more or set up your own virtual Valentine’s Day tasting.
- Epoch Estate Wines
You can currently choose to pick-up an at-home wine tasting kit, which includes five miniature bottles (holding enough wine for two tastings). Or you can opt to have Epoch Estate Wines ship a couple of bottles that you’d like to taste to you. After you purchase your wine, whether, from the kit or bottles, all you have to do is give them a call to set up the virtual tasting.
Email email@example.com or call 805-237-7575 to set up your own virtual Valentine’s Day tasting.
- ONX Wines
Offering a tasting kit with the perfect amount for an individual tasting, alongside some fun tasting materials. So if you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day with a special date, make sure to order two tasting kits. ONX Wines will ship your tasting kits to your house.
Their virtual wine tasting experience lasts from 45 minutes to an hour with appointment time slots at 10 AM, 11:30 AM, 1:30 PM, and 3 PM, offered daily.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 805-434-5607 to set up your own virtual Valentine’s Day tasting.
- Tablas Creek Vineyard
Enjoy their Virtual Tasting Pack, which includes four different bottles of their flagship Esprit de Tablas wines. Once you’ve picked up the tasting pack, simply call or email them to make a virtual tasting reservation.
Email email@example.com or call 805-237-1231 x 233 to set up your own virtual Valentine’s Day tasting.
Recommended Paso Robles Restaurants
- Fish Gaucho
A well-loved downtown Paso Robles restaurant, Fish Gaucho is serving up a large selection of mouth-watering options for you and your Valentine’s sweetheart. They specialize in dishing up delicious California Mexican food and pride themselves on sourcing and securing some of the freshest seafood on the coast. (We recommend exploring their carefully curated tequila bar offerings for an after wine tasting experience.
- Il Cortile Ristorante
Nothing says romance quite like some Italian cuisine. Il Cortile Ristorante makes their pasta from scratch and features locally sourced ingredients. While they have a traditional take-out menu, they also are offering special Prepare at Home Kits. A fun date activity for couples who love to cook (and eat) together.
- Les Petites Canailles
Enjoy a French farm-to-table Bistro specializing in local Central Coast California ingredients. They offer bites like marinated olives and charcuterie & cheese board that you can snack on during your virtual wine tasting. You can then follow it up with a main dish like Dry Aged “Liberty Duck” Breast or Etto Gemelli Pasta.
San Luis Obispo Virtual Wine Tastings
- Tolosa Winery
Enjoy Tolosa Uncorked, a private virtual tasting experience, with your Valentine’s date. . Every virtual tasting experience is customized specifically for you, ensuring a fun and memorable experience. These tastings can go from 45 to 60 minutes long. Choose from a selection of virtual wine packages for the experience here.
- Saucelito Canyon
Grab your Take-Away Tasting Kit at Saucelito Canyon. If you become a member, you can also participate in their upcoming drive-through pickup experiences, which include complimentary cheese & charcuterie boards, gourmet chocolate bonbons & truffles, or a mini bouquet. (Please note that these treats are only available on select nights.)
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 805-543-2111 to set up your own virtual Valentine’s Day tasting.
Recommended San Luis Obispo Restaurants
- Luna Red
Does your date love tacos? (We know we certainly do!) Then we’ve got the perfect take-out spot for you. Luna Red is currently offering a 10-pack of gourmet tacos, in addition to their regular offerings. Then follow it up with a Dark Choc Torte for dessert. Better yet, they even offer delivery.
- Mistura Restaurant
Featuring authentic Peruvian food, Mistura offers a variety of cultures in their dishes. Together, you and your Valentine’s sweetheart will experience cultures through Peruvian cuisine such as Inca, Spanish, Basque, African, Asian, French, and more.
- Giuseppe’s Cucina Rustica
Highlighting exceptional Italian cuisine, with pasta, bread, sauces, and desserts all made in-house, Giusseppe’s sure to delight! With seven options for dessert, you’re guaranteed a sweet conclusion to your Valentine’s Day.
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