Drink To Me With Thine Eyes—And A Nice Glass of Pinot

Last summer, Chateau Julien, the venerable Carmel Valley winery that was founded back in 1982, underwent a metamorphosis, emerging, under new ownership, as Folktale Winery & Vineyards. Since then, the tasting room and garden have been updated, live music added on the weekends, and owl boxes help keep critters away from the vines. As for the wines, the focus is on Burgundy grapes like Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, not the Bordeaux varietals of years past.

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DSCF7795 Photos Courtesy of Folktale Winery & Vineyards

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