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Address: 1520 Kiler Canyon Rd, Paso Robles, CA 93446-3703
Phone Number: 805.238.4999
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Fri - Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Écluse may not be familiar to you yet but we will be! We invite you to...

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 production, hand-crafted, award-winning Rhone and Bordeaux style wines. Located on 30 beautiful acres of gently rolling hillside terroir on the desired Westside of the Paso Robles AVA, our philosophy is to make the very best wines from the very best fruit. Come "Savor the Wine that is truly Écluse"!Cheers!We are a small, boutique family owned winery therefore a reservation is required for groups of 7-10 and must be made in advance. We are unable to accommodate groups larger than 10. To schedule a tasting reservation, please give us a call. We look forward to welcoming you into our tasting room!

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Friendly, Down to Earth - Great Wines

Tasted at this winery, takes place in a barn like structure with barrels stacked. We liked the homey feel and the staff was warm and welcoming. This was probably the most... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Deana S
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Torrance, California

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Torrance, California
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108 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Tasted at this winery, takes place in a barn like structure with barrels stacked. We liked the homey feel and the staff was warm and welcoming. This was probably the most populated tasting we attended. Very popular. The day we visited the point of sale was down, so there was a credit card runner. Not much time was added onto... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We love this small, quaint winery located near Paso Robles California. All of the wines are fantastic...I haven't found one yet that I didn't like. The people are so friendly and helpful, and you can tell that this place is all about the quality of the wine. They only make small quantities of the very best wines, and and rather... More 

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Thank Kristi C
Bay area, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We loved all the reds we tasted (we don't drink whites), especially the 2013 Ensemble! Plus it's the only winery we know that doesn't charge for tasting.

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Lomita, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We visited Ecluse over the 4th of July holiday, because we are guardians to a blind, rescue dog (WiFi) and this winery had a blind rescue dog for whom they named their Blind Dog Wine. The staff here were extremely friendly and welcoming and invited our dogs in immediately. We are not wine connoisseurs and we had the opportunity not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Ecluse wines allows dogs in their tasting room. They are relatively easy to find and have an assortment of Zinfandel -we purchased the 2012. They even let us try a couple right out of the oak barrels.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

My Wine Driver took us to this winery. What a wonderful surprise. During the tasting we were able to barrel taste wine as well. This was a brilliant way to educate us in the wine and barrel world. Our favorite wine was the Improve! Yum!

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Laguna Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

If you like award winning big wines, with a classic Paso Robles flair, poured by friendly people, this is the place to taste and enjoy! Steve and Pam the owners with their friendly staff are always around, happy to share their enthusiasm and knowledge.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

my wife and I stopped in here randomly while wine tasting in paso and walked out in the wine club. it looked kinda funny--really just a big garage or "pull barn". everyone was very cool and willing to talk or not talk about their wines. the wine is "pretentious-worthy" but the folks choose for that not to happen. enjoy a... More 

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San Diego, California
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35 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

One of my favorite wineries in Paso for the great wines and excellent staff. We visited with our extremely shy dog and a 5 month old baby, and both were welcomed so warmly outside the entrance (dogs can go into the tasting room). The barrel tasting comparing different types of oak was very fun. We enjoyed our visit very much... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Nice, knowledgeable people who consistently produce amazing, fruit-forward reds. Some of my favorite wines anywhere.

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