The Golden Vine
Stephen Ross
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Stephen Ross
178 Suburban Rd
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
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  • Thursday
    11:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Friday
    11:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Saturday
    11:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Sunday
    11:00 am-5:00 pm
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The Stephen Ross tasting room is the perfect urban location of you are looking to skip the drive. This label and focuses on small lot cool climate varietals like Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, and Grenache. During our visit the tasting list had five different Pinot Noirs from a variety of micro climates throughout the Central Coast. Tasting fee is $12 and waived with a $50 purchase. Outside food and pets on a leash are welcome inside the tasting room. Winemaker Steven Ross is also responsible for Flying Cloud Wines. This label is distributed in retail stores and has friendly price points around $20.
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    Edna Valley AVA
  • Wine Maker
    Wine Maker
    Stephen Dooley
  • PetsDog Friendly
  • Indoor SeatingIndoor Seating: 20
  • 2015 Albarino
    Radiantly clean, white figs, nutmeg, fresh cut apples, refreshing crisp flavors, silky smooth, bright finish.
  • 2015 Chardonnay
    Hints of lemon custard, mace, nutmeg and nectarine. The mouth is bright, with energy and verve, and has flavors reminiscent of apple, brioche and vanilla. Full bodied, creamy and lust a bit minerality.
  • 2014 Chardonnay
    Hint of toasty oak, opens up to tropical fruit; mango and pineapple, rich, velvety, perfect acidity, exellent pairing with food.
  • 2014 Grenache
    This is a cool climate Grenache, which translates to bright, red berry fruit aromas and flavors, moderate alcohol and bright acidity. The wine has a deep, dense, purple-ruby color, a core of cherry or red currant aromas, with vanilla and nutmeg, toasty oa
  • 2016 Grenache Blanc
    Energetic, enticing, nectarines, peaches, stone fruit; refreshing acidity with a mouthwatering zip.
  • 2015 Petite Sirah
    Muscles - plum, blackberry, blueberry, dried cherries, cedar chest; mouthfeel is full of fine yet grippy, lively yet supple, tannins.
  • 2016 Pinot Gris
    Lively, captivating, fig jam, cinnamon, almond; intriguing mid-palate richness, invigorating acidity, hint of tannin, quite harmonious.
  • 2014 Pinot Noir
    The wine is a beautiful ruby red, showing hints of white pepper on the nose, full of red fruits, cherry and rose petals. This Pinot has elegant, refined tannins that are balanced with forgiving acidity.
  • 2015 Pinot Noir
  • 2015 Pinot Noir
    Notes of plums, black cherry, forest floor, fresh milled mahogany, briar, allspice. Exquisite balance, full and rich, low acidity, fine tannins.
  • 2014 Pinot Noir
    Enticing, small red fruits, raspberry and cherry with a fasinating white pepper spiciness. Seamless, integrated, rich, dark red fruits and dark chocolate.
  • 2014 Pinot Noir, Estate
    We consider this our flagship wine. The nose is reminiscent of rose petals, dark plums, mahogany and forest floor. It has seamless textures and fresh Bing cherry flavors.
  • 2016 Rose of Pinot Noir
    Light in color with brilliant clarity. Initial notes of watermelon rind, followed by fresh strawberry and lime zest. These perfectly bright aromas are matched with a light mouthfeel, moderate acidity, and the lingering flavor of berries.
  • 2015 Zinfandel
    Elegant, aromatic complexity, blackberry, licorice, sage, cocoa, pencil shavings, black pepper, and a hint of almond; bright, clean acidity, silky tannins, extremely food friendly.