Mid-summer dinner with a view

kabobs

For those of you who joined us last weekend for our July 5th tri-tip bbq, you’ll remember it was a fabulous hit so we will be doing another event on August 2nd from 5-8pm in much the same fashion. On that note, we also sold out of tickets on the 5th, so for our mid-summer… [Continue Reading]

the last weekend of June!

paso robles vineyard tours

As usual, this first summer month was a hot one. But, we still had a lot of fun. We would like to give a big thank you to everyone who came out to the tasting room and kicked off our summer vineyard series. Beginning again on July 11th we will be learning more about how… [Continue Reading]

July 5th Independence BBQ!

Independence Day BBQ in Paso Robles

In honor of Independence in our country Hearthstone Estate is serving up a bbq of tri-tip and other goodies to go along side an award winning wine selection, fun music, and great weather from 12-3pm. Tickets are $20 and include a meal and a flight of 6 wines.  Tickets for wine club members are $10.00… [Continue Reading]

Fruit Set: Fun on today’s vineyard tour

paso robles vineyard tour

Each Spring the growth cycle of our vines begin with bud break. In Paso Robles, this stage begins around March/April when tiny buds on the vine start to swell until shoots grow from the buds. This is when the first sign of green in the vineyard arrives.  After bud break the process of flowering begins with little flower… [Continue Reading]

Mid-Summer Dinner. Food, wine, music, and a sunset!

Come enjoy a breathtaking sunset on the patio while sipping Hearthstone wine and enjoying fresh made, gourmet food. Musical ambiance will be provided by local pianist Brett Mitchell. Our midsummer dinner is on August 2nd from 6-8pm and will cost $30pp/$20club. Your ticket includes a tasting flight of 6 wines and a dinner entree. Additional… [Continue Reading]

Pinot & Paella

Pinot & Paella

This year’s Pinot & Paella was the best yet. Not only did we try the world’s greatest Paella (thank you Crush catering) but I personally got to try some outstanding Pinot Noir that I had never had before. We hope all of the guests had as great a time as we did. Until next year…!

Vineyard tour series at Hearthstone Estate

tour a paso robles vineyard

  Vineyard Tour Series A 30 minute walk through a zinfandel vineyard, wine and cheese pairing $30/tour/couple, $20/tour/WC June 13th, 14th, 20th and 21st 1:00 or 3:00 -Fruit Set: The vines are flowering and setting fruit for the season. July 11th and 12th 1:00 or 3:00 -Verasion: the onset of ripening. September 5th, 6th, 12th, 13th, 19th and 20th 1:00 or 3:00 -Pre Harvest:… [Continue Reading]

New wines tasting menu for wine fest weekend!

2013 Roussanne (100% Roussanne) New Release! Toasted buttery cream with accents of cinnamon and pear. This great aperitif has a balanced and lingering finish. 14.8% alc.                                                                                    $28.00   2013 Rosé (46% Grenache, 45% Mourvedre, 9% Roussanne) New Release! This blend is full of aromas of dried peach, raspberry blossom,  and hints of… [Continue Reading]

RSVP for this upcoming Wine Fest’s vertical tasting in the Hearthstone tasting room!

hearthstone estate vertical wine tasting

On May 17th from 4:30-6:30 join winemaker Paul Ayers as he pours the Fireside Claret vintages 2007-2011. This is a fun way to discover how wines age and develop over time as well as how the differences between each growing season make every vintage unique. Light appetizers will be served. Please RSVP by Monday, May… [Continue Reading]

Fun bottle size facts: It really does matter!

types of wine bottles

Wine Bottle Sizes and Names NAME OF BOTTLE # OF STANDARD BOTTLES LITERS GLASSES PER BOTTLE Demi or half 1/2 .38 2.5 Standard 1 .75 5 Magnum 2 1.5 10 Double magnum or Jeroboam 4 3 20 Rehoboam (or Jeroboam*) 6 4.5 30 Methoselah (or Imperial in the U.S. or Bordeaux*) 8 6 40 Salmanazar or… [Continue Reading]