Zinfandel

Generally 100% Zinfandel, yet in some vintages there might be a splash of Syrah, Mourvèdre or even Carignan for spice and texture. This wine pays homage to Ignacy Jan Paderewski who was the first to plant Zinfandel in Paso Robles.     2019 Zinfandel MY PROFILE Parentage: 100% Paderewski Vineyard District: Willow...

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Veracity

Our nod to Châteauneuf-du-Pape, this Grenache-based blend embraces its status as a GSM (Grenache, Syrah, Mourvèdre) with elegance, panache, and a consistent sunny-ness that reminds Owner, Bill Armstrong, of the wines from the Southern Rhone – wines that inspired him to start this crazy Epoch...

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Tempranillo

A Spanish variety, this wine is typically 100% Tempranillo though every now and then a small percentage of Grenache or Syrah may find a home in this wine.   2018 Tempranillo MY PROFILE Parentage: 100% Paderewski Vineyard District: Willow Creek | Hometown: Paso Robles MORE FUN ABOUT ME Scores: Jeb Dunnuck 94-96+   [vc_separator type="normal" position="left" color="" border_style="solid" width=""...

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Sensibility

A varietal Grenache (and usually 100%), Sensibility explores the more feminine side of the grape.  Fermented in concrete and aged in a combination of concrete and neutral barrel, this wine's pure fruit, freshness and site-driven minerality cannot be denied.  Sensitive indeed!   2019 Sensibility MY PROFILE Parentage: 100% Paderewski Vineyard District: Willow...

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Possibility

If the fruit ripens just right, and the sweet pieces fall into place, there is a Possibility our vineyards will give us a treat. Like the dessert wine it is, sometimes it’s the perfect ending to a meal… or harvest.   2016 Possibility MY PROFILE Parentage: 92% Paderewski and 8%...

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Mourvèdre

After showcasing Mourvèdre two years in a row as our 2013 and 2014 Creativity, we realized we were madly in love this wine and needed to make it a permanent member of our Epoch family.  2015 was our first bottling of Mourvèdre by its own...

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Ingenuity

Syrah leads this luscious blend of Grenache and Mourvèdre to play nicely with its signature dash of Petite Sirah. Though the majority of its fruit comes from both Paderewski and Catapult Vineyards, the Petite Sirah hails solely from one west-facing limestone area on our Paderewski Vineyard.   2018 Ingenuity...

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Estate Blend

Our Estate Blend provides a snapshot of Epoch vineyards and our specific winemaking practices within every vintage. Though Syrah consistently takes the lead, the exact blend of varieties varies from vintage to vintage. Grenache, Mourvèdre, and Tempranillo regularly play key roles in this wine with occasional...

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Creativity

Embracing the creative nuances that our vineyards give us from vintage to vintage, this wine truly embraces its label and lives outside the box. As a true winemaker’s choice, there is no plan for what Creativity will become from year to year.   2018 Creativity MY PROFILE Parentage: 100%...

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Block B

Always 100% Syrah. Always 100% Paderewski. Always 100% Block 13. The fruit for this wine hails from clone 174 vines grown on the east-facing Block 13, known as Block B, within our Paderewski Vineyard.   2018 Block B MY PROFILE Parentage: 100% Paderewski Vineyard District: Willow Creek | Hometown: Paso Robles Ethnicity: 100% Syrah   MORE FUN ABOUT...

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