A Winemakers Tale: Adam Campbell, Elk Cove Vineyards

– Posted in: Oregon, wine, Winemaker Interview of the Month
Elk Cove Vineyard Oregon wine country

Welcome to this month's edition of A Winemakers Tale where I feature interviews with winemakers from different wine regions around the world. Seeing as I'm still feeding (or rather sipping) my mild obsession with Oregon wine country I have discovered yet another AMAZING Pinot Noir to grace my dinner table. It seemed only fitting to [...]

A Winemakers Tale: Alexandrine Roy, Winemaker for Phelps Creek Vineyards & Domaine Marc Roy

– Posted in: Interviews, Oregon, wine, Winemaker Interview of the Month
Alexandrine Roy Phelps Creek Vineyards

Pinot Noir and Chardonnay are two of my favorite summer wines. This summer I discovered two new favorites from Phelps Creek Vineyards in the Oregon wine country. I  recently had the privilege to interview its winemaker, Alexandrine Roy who brings a bit of old world to new world winemaking. Alexandrine is a fourth-generation winemaker at Domaine Marc Roy in the village of [...]

A Winemakers Tale: A Spotlight on Wineries in Paso Robles With Austin Hope of Hope Family Wines

– Posted in: Featured
Austin Hope

Welcome to Carpe Travel's new series -  A Winemakers Tale. This new series will feature interviews with winemakers from different wine regions around the world. Earlier this year I spent some time exploring several wineries in Paso Robles, where I discovered many new wines and totally fell for the region and the town of Paso [...]

Paso Robles Wine in Pictures

– Posted in: Paso Robles, wine
hearthill paso robles

Ten years ago the Paso Robles wine region was home to only 35 wineries, that number has since grown to more than 200. As Matthew Liberty noted in a guest post for Carpe Travel, Paso Robles is not so much an up and coming region since its already up there, but that seems to be [...]

Guest Post: Paso Robles Wineries, What’s All the Hype About?

– Posted in: California, Guest Blogger, Paso Robles, wine
Paso Robles wine

As I started my research for an upcoming wine tasting trip to Paso Robles I discovered  Matthew Liberty and his Paso Robles wine and food blog, HootnAnnieBlog. The site is filled with great insider tips for people who travel to Paso Robles wineries. All of which I tried to absorb before heading that way last week.  [...]