Standout vineyard star: Halter Ranch Vineyard in Paso Robles just announced that vineyard manager Lucas Pope has been named to Wine Enthusiast's coveted 40 Under 40 list in the upcoming October 2017 issue. Pope is first vineyard manager to ever make the list! Way to grow! ... Crashing waves, sunny sand, and bikinis galore: Pismo Beach is home to a new restaurant with spectacular ocean views—not to mention tropical piña coladas and mai tais. Flagship is open now for breakfast, lunch, and dinner (find out more at pismoflagship.com). Δ
Hayley Thomas Cain is ready for cooler weather and awesome autumnal eats! Send bites to firstname.lastname@example.org.