Wine lovers enjoyed the 35th annual Paso Robles Wine Festival's lively music and beautiful weather on Saturday, May 20, 2017, as over 70 wineries and vendors poured wine, and served cheese and olive oil.
Bolder wines have been favored for the past 20 years, but critics are now looking to "classic" European-style wines, which tend to be more subtle and table-friendly, says Cameron Porter of Presqu'ile Winery in the Santa Maria Valley. The area is known for its pinot noir and cold-climate varietals.
Miami Herald wine columnist Connie Ogle was challenged to to see if she can distinguish between wine from a box, a can and a bottle. How do you think you would do? The results are surprising. Take a look.
The 34th annual Paso Robles Wine Festival was held May 19 through May 22, with the main attraction being the Grand Tasting. A few thousand visitors flocked to City Park to enjoy music, food and — most importantly — samples from 73 area wineries.
Dallas is a blue merle Queensland Heeler who is at the San Luis Obispo County Animal Services shelter. She came to the shelter last year at 7 years old, was adopted, but then returned when her owner had to go into a care facility. The gentle pup is now looking for another home. For more information: 805-781-4413 or www.slocounty.ca.gov/aserv.
Comics superstars Jerry Scott ("Baby Blues" and "Zits") of San Luis Obispo and Leigh Rubin ("Rubes") of Nipomo will demonstrate their drawing techniques and discuss their craft onstage before fielding questions from an audience at the Fremont Theatre in SLO on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. This is a Tribune event. Ticket info: TribuneComics.Eventbrite.com.