TABLAS CREEK VINEYARD is a Biodynamic vineyard and winery in the Adelaida District AVA in San Luis Obispo County within the blanket Central Coast AVA of California. Tablas Creek specialises in Rhône-style wines and is a US-French partnership between the Haas family from Vermont and the Perrin family of Chateau de Beaucastel in Chateauneuf du Pape in France’s Rhône Valley.
STAFF | Viticulturist: Jordan Lonborg.
BIODYNAMIC CERTIFICATION | 2017 First vintage with full Demeter certification for all hectares (120 acres) of estate vineyards producing 18,000 cases out of the winery’s total production of 27,000 cases.
ESPRIT DE TABLAS BLANC | 2015 55% Roussanne, 28% Grenache Blanc, 17% Picpoul Blanc. 2,000 cases. Nice appley natural style at the International Biodynamic Wine Conference, San Francisco 7th May 2018.
COTES DE TABLAS | 2016 55% Grenache Noir, 25% Syrah, 13% Mourvedre, 7% Counoise. 2,015 cases. Lovely soft fruit at the International Biodynamic Wine Conference, San Francisco 7th May 2018.
ESPRIT DE TABLAS | The flagship red. / 2015 49% Mourvedre, 25% Grenache Noir, 21% Syrah, 5% Counoise. 2,850 cases. Nice flow to this and with undertlying density at the International Biodynamic Wine Conference, San Francisco 7th May 2018.
Tablas Creek Vineyard, 9339 Adelaida Road, Paso Robles, California 93446, USA / Tel+001 237 1231 / www.tablascreek.com
Catalogue to the International Biodynamic Wine Conference, San Francisco 6-7th May 2018.
Oz Clarke, Oz Clarke Wine A-Z (Pavilion, 2015), p254.