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Bianchi Vineyards

Bianchi Vineyards The Bianchi family has a long history of involvement in the wine Industry, dating back to 1974 when Glenn and his father, Joseph invested in a winery and vineyard on the banks of the San Joaquin river in the Central Valley of California. Utilizing the most advanced farming and production technologies, the Bianchi family quickly grew to become an industry leader, producing award winning wines. In pursuit of his lifelong ambition of producing ultra-premium wines, Glenn set his sites on finding a new vineyard and winery location. After searching throughout California for the finest terroir to meet his requirements, he settled on Paso Robles. Glenn was impressed with the regions outstanding reputation for quality wines and its natural beauty. In January of 2000, Bianchi purchased 40 acres of vineyards on the East side of Paso Robles and built a showcase winery and spectacular hospitality center on the property. Situated on a gentle rise, the new Bianchi Winery has a commanding view looking west over undulating vineyards dotted with ancient oaks. The state of the art stainless steel fermentation tanks provide the winemaker the latest computerized monitoring system and the option to make select, limited production wines. Similarly, the new barrel room for the French and American oak has the capacity to allow blending and aging of small lots. The Bianchi Tasting Room is the fulfillment of Glenn Bianchi’s dream to provide a great sensory experience for visitors to the property. Nestled in the estate vineyards, the facility rises above a waterfall fed lake that gently laps the stone terraces. The soaring glass walls take advantage of the peaceful surroundings from every angle. It’s adjacent vineyards support the belief that it is vital to grow only those varieties of grapes which are best suited to the particular aspect of the land: such as soil, exposure and climate. That is why the Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel, Syrah and Merlot are planted in the winery’s sloping vineyards. These varietals make up our sought after Heritage Selection.

Directions
From Hwy. 101, take Hwy. 46 East, 6 miles to Branch Road, and turn right. Bianchi is located approximately 1/2 mile on the left. From I-5, exit Hwy. 46 West, continue 56 miles to Branch Road and turn left. Bianchi is located approximately 1/2 mile on the left.


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3380 Branch Road, Paso Robles, CA, US, 93446 Email: info@bianchiwine.com
Phone: 805-226-9922 Web: www.bianchiwine.com
Fax: 805-226-8230
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Products



  Pinot Grigio, Santa Barbara County
Our cool marine-influence site produces fruit with exotic floral, kiwi and litchi aromas.
  Barbera, Paso Robles
From eastern Paso Robles emanates this beefy Barbera respendent in rustic berry-jam and spicy oak vanilla flavors.
  Cabernet Franc, Smoot Vineyards
An elgant vintage from next-door neighbor Jim Smoot. A subtle wine with a finesse that begs one to search and reflect on the layered nuances. This wine has married well with integrated vanilla, wood spice, and balanced tannins.
  Cabernet Sauvignon, Paso Robles
Our 05 Cab is a synergy of well structured grapes from Central and Western Paso Robles vineyards; a wine of many layers with coffee-berry flavors and a fine backbone of tactile tannins and oak spices.
  Chardonnay Reserve, Edna Valley
Alluring aromas reminiscent of citrus, pineapple, kiwi and toasty vanilla. Exceptionally full flavors of creamy oak spice and peach cobbler. A long, lingering, rich feeling post sipping. Only 169 cases produced.
  Chardonnay, Edna Ranch, Edna Valley
Alluring aromas reminiscent of citrus, pineapple, kiwi and vanilla...Full flavors of creamy toasty oak spice and peach cobbler...A lingering rich feeling post sipping.
  Late Harvest Sauvignon Blanc, Smoot Vineyards
Late Harvest Sauvignon Blanc shows some varietal grassiness and flowers in the aromas with hints of honey. Flavors follow through with more honey, a touch of apricot and a finishwith fresh grapefruit, rather rich and interesting.
  Merlot, Smoot Vineyard, Paso Robles
Double Gold Winner, San Franicisco Intl. Wine Competition. Mellow Merlot is not our thing. Big Rich Merlot makes our hearts sing. Very ripe grapes and oak-spiced jammu-cherry flavoring make this your wine for soirees to bring.
  Moscato, San Juan Vineyards, Paso Robles
Enthereal orange blosson and kumquat flavors pervade the palate and linger on the tounge.
  Petite Sirah, Plummer Vineyard, Paso Robles
This is a deep, dark earthy-coffee, blackberry jam Petite Sirah. The reddest of reds, the boldest of bolds, anything but petite.
  Pinot Noir, Encell Vineyards, Paso Robles
This Paso Robles Pinot Noir comes from the Encell Vineyards. At the base of York Mountain lie the cool vines of Encell producing wine of unusually deep color and tannin structure.
  Pinot Noir, Garey Vineyards, Santa Maria Valley
Four Star Gold Medal-Orange County Wine Competition. Cooling ocean breezes give Garey Vineyards wines finesse, balance and wonderful berry flavors.
  Refosco, San Juan Vineyards, Paso Robles
A wonderful red grape of Italian tradition producing medium bodied wines of abundant cinnamon-plum fresh fruity flavors. Our winemaker's favorite.
  Sangiovese, Paso Robles
A Tuscan tradition in Paso Robles...Bright blue and red berry flavors, balanced acidity...An indispensable food wine.
  Sauvignon Blanc, San Lucas Vineyards, Monterey
Our Cool Monterey site produces fruit with wonderfully crisp and balanced flavors of melon and citrus, lingereing on ones palate, and beseeching additional sips.
  Sparkling Wine, Bianchi's California Champagne
A lively and fruity style bubbly Brut that is good for everyday enjoyment or that special soiree.
  Syrah, Paso Robles
Our Syrah is a wine of uncommon richness, complexity and depth of flavors, earthy olallieberry. Excellent structure makes this a good wine to lie down in your cellar for 5 to 10 years.
  Syranot, Paso Robles
Bianchi's sumptuous and complez melange of powerful Paso Robles Syrah (77%) with silky cool-mesoclimate Pinot Noir (23%). Syranot flavors run rampant with Syrah's deep cherrywood and hints of tar, while moderated by Pinot's chalky structure.
  TreVino, Paso Robles
Carefully-crafter Cabernet Sauvignon (43%) and wonderfully mellow Merlot (29%) meld with the fantastic finesse of Cabenet Franc (28%) into triumphantly blended TreVino. Bask in the berry and plum flavors spiced by French oak. Revel in the rich tactility of the chalky tannnins. Only 120 cases produced.
  Zinfandel Reserve, Zen Ranch Bianchi Vineyards
From our Estate Vineyards, the 2006 vintage was particularly good for achieving intensity and ripeness, as cool summer weather allowed for long hang time before harvest. Ripe, with full berry aromas and a hint of raisin and dried bing cherry are followed by spicy notes of cinnamon. Full bodied and robust with vanilla wood on the finish.
  Zinfandel, Bianchi Zen Ranch, Paso Robles
Our Heritage Selection wines are a host of distinctive creations from our own unique vineyards. Ripe with full berry aromas and a hint of raisin and dried bing cherry followed by spicy notes of cinnamon.

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