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Ecluse Wines

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Small boutique winery having earned a number of awards for most of their wines. Unpretentious... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
RonCentralCA
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Capitola, California
Small and excellent

We have been wine tasting at Ecluse about four times and have never reviewed Ecluse before. I... read more

Reviewed February 9, 2019
781kente
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Springfield, Oregon
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Écluse may not be familiar to you yet but we will be! We invite you to discover us and experience wine tasting the old fashion way – in the barrel room with the winemaker! We are a small family owned winery & vineyard dedicated to producing limited...more
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1520 Kiler Canyon Rd, Paso Robles, CA 93446-3703
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small boutique winery having earned a number of awards for most of their wines. Unpretentious tasting room with very helpful and knowledgeable staff. If you want a fufu winery go elsewhere. If you want great wines for reasonable prices then come here. Close to the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

We have been wine tasting at Ecluse about four times and have never reviewed Ecluse before. I probably, self-consciousnessly, wanted to keep it a secret. All their wines are very good. The staff is extremely friendly and happy to spend time with you. The owner...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

I will admit to being slightly biased as a wine club member. This is a boutique winery with a family atmosphere. It's representative of Paso Robles, amazing but unpretentious. The wines are outstanding whether they are rhone blends, bordeaux blends, Cab, Zin or white. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

The best part of our visit was chatting with owner Steve - down-to-earth guy, great storyteller. He told us how he bought the property more than 20 years ago when they were just a couple dozen wineries in Paso (today there are a couple hundred)....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

I love this place. The winemaker, Anthony, is so knowledgeable and gave us some free barrel tastings. I feel like their wines get better and better. Their red blends are my favorite, but their Chardonnay is really good too. The insider blend is my favorite,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped by on Saturday 11/18/17 based off a recommendation from another winery. 1st impression was great. Gorgeous location, spectacular views. Tasting room was great. Wine barrels take up half the tasting room. Ecluse staff was very friendly and attentive. They did...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Thetipsydutchman
Reviewed July 5, 2017

Ecluse was recently named as one of the top 25 wineries in the US by Travel and Leisure Magazine! Congrats Ecluse. Well deserved!!!

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank bladuca
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Amazing quality-just look at the awards from the most prestigious event (SF Chronicle). I have been to many, many wineries in this area (I am a local). Including all of the" big names" There are some other good ones also, but for the price/value this...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank PaulO987
Reviewed April 16, 2017

I have been buying wine from Paso Robles wineries since the early '80's. This is one of a handful of best ones. And no pretentious Napa attitude (in general for most Paso wineries). See the San Francisco 2017 Wine Competition results with loads of gold...More

Date of experience: April 2017
3  Thank RonCentralCA
Reviewed March 19, 2017

We are wine club members at Ecluse and always enjoy our visits there. Their reds are exceptional and the staff very friendly and helpful. It's also a pleasure to often catch the owner/winemaker Steve in the tasting room to help us out and chat. Definitely...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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