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Halter Ranch Excursion Tour Awarded Best Vineyard Experience
Sunset Magazine Recognizes Winery In Their First-Ever Travel Awards
June 9, 2014 (Paso Robles, CA) â€“ Sunset Magazine has recognized Halter Ranch Vineyard and Winery for their Excursion Tour, naming it the â€œBest Vineyard Experienceâ€. The winery is one of 30 award winners in the magazineâ€™s first-ever Sunset Travel Awards, which were introduced to honor excellence and innovation in the tourism industry across 13 western states. Halter Ranch is featured in the magazineâ€™s current June issue and on Sunset.com, which reaches six million consumers per month. The new awards honor the Westâ€™s top destinations in lodging, dining, cultural tourism, outdoor adventure, environmental stewardship and more.
The Excursion Tour at Halter Ranch allows guests to explore the vast property that spans more than a thousand acres in the Adelaida District AVA, highlighted by oak dotted hillsides, a creek, a reservoir and historic buildings. The tour (Saturdays & Sundays, 10am & by appointment) leads visitors on an adventure that circumnavigates the celebrated property â€“ exploring the vineyard in a restored 1984 Land Rover Defender 110. The three-hour excursion features breathtaking views, entertaining stops and a tasting of some of the exquisite wines of Halter Ranch. Tours can be booked by phone, 805-226-9455, ext. 14 or email, email@example.com.
General Manager Skylar Stuck is thrilled with the award, â€œWe are pleased to be recognized by Sunset for this vineyard experience. At Halter Ranch we want our guests to see the property weâ€™re lucky enough to work with â€“ the vineyards, open spaces, wildlife corridors, winery and caves.
We want our guests to enjoy a sensory experience that includes seeing, touching and tasting Halter Ranch; itâ€™s quite memorable.â€
Halter Ranchâ€™s wine portfolio focuses primarily on RhÃ´ne and Bordeaux varieties. The 281-acre vineyard is planted to 15 varieties and showcases a series of microclimates that allow the terroir to dictate what is best suited for the unique, sustainably farmed location.
About Halter Ranch
Halter Ranch, a historic property on the west side of Paso Robles, draws on both innovation and rich tradition in crafting world-class wines. Located in the heart of Californiaâ€™s Central Coast, the winery specializes in estate-grown Bordeaux and RhÃ´ne Valley varieties and blends. It has earned Californiaâ€™s prestigious SIP certification (Sustainability in Practice) for its environmentally responsible viticultural and winemaking practices. To learn more, visitwww.halterranch.com.
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