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Clavo Cellars

315 South Main
Templeton, CA 93465

Tasting:   Open 12 to 5pm daily, till 7 Fri. & Sat.
Tasting Fee $5 credited with purchase
  Cheese pairing Friday and Saturday nights
Price Range:   $9 to $28 per bottle
Established:   2007
Vineyards:   Fruit is sourced from three vineyards
  1200 cases
VIP Tasting:   Yes

Clavo Cellars Description

Clavo winery is owned and operated by Neil Roberts, who has been a highly sought after viticulturist in the region for more than 20 years. In 2007 Neil started his own label and makes wine from fruit from vineyards which he manages. The label specializes in hand-grown artisan wines that express the character and culture of these Paso Robles vineyards.

The name CLAVO means “nail” in Spanish—a play on Neil’s name which he acquired early in his career as a viticulturist, as given to him by vineyard workers. The nail symbol dominates his wine labels.

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The storefront tasting room, in the small wine town of Templeton, is an attractive wood sided building nearby the tall grain elevators that dominate the tiny town. Inside is a wide well appointed space with a small tasting bar at one end, serving up Viognier, Grenache Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc, a rose, Zinfandel, a Proprietary Blend called Collusion, and their flagship blend, Reckless Moment.

On Friday and Saturday nights they stay open till 7pm and include cheese pairing along with your tasting.

Clavo Cellars Features

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Kid Friendly
Family Run
Country Charm
Casual & Relaxed
Cabernet Sauvignon
Picnic Sites
Art Gallery
Gift Shop
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NapaWino, Fresno
We showed up here on a Friday evening because I heard they were open later than most places. Very cool atmosphere at this Templeton location. Liked their Zin

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