Surf's up in SLO wine country! This Nov. 3 to 5 is Harvest on the Coast, and it's pretty much the equivalent of the perfect wave.
It breaks: On Friday, take part in a Crafted on the Coast Collaborative Winemaker Dinner at Lido Restaurant at Dolphin Bay in Pismo Beach (four courses created by Chef Kurt Steeber plus wine pairings).
It crests: On Saturday, gear up for a grand Tasting and Wine Auction at the Avila Beach Resort featuring more than 50 wineries and restaurants dishing out handcrafted wines and cuisine paired with live music by B and the Hive.
It curls: Sunday, head to your favorite local tasting rooms for free wine tasting with your grand tasting ticket.
It splashes! Head to these tasting rooms for those free tastes: Autry Cellars, Baileyana, Biddle Ranch, Center of Effort, Chamisal Vineyards, Chene Vineyards, Claiborne and Churchill Winery, Croma Vera Wines, Cutruzzola Vineyards, Edna Valley Vineyard, El Lugar, Filipponi Ranch Cellars, Kelsey See Canyon Vineyards, Kynsi Winery, Laetitia Vineyard and Winery, Niner Wine Estates, Peloton Cellars, Piedra Creek Winery, Phantom Rivers Winery, Saucelito Canyon Vineyard, Sextant Wines, Silver Horse Winery, Sinor-La Vallee, Stephen Ross Cellars, Talley Vineyards, Timbre Wines, Tolosa, Verdad Wine Cellars, and Wolff Vineyards.
Tasty waves, indeed!
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