Carmel Valley Village is home to over 20 wine tasting rooms. Contenta Inn is conveniently located just steps away making it easy for guests to spend a few days tasting the fabulous wines of Monterey County and relaxing with the warm valley sun. One of the tasting rooms is Talbott Vineyards. Robert Talbott grew up in the Carmel area planting his first vines on a mountain top in Carmel Valley in 1982. Today they have multiple vineyards and an Estate. Talbott wines are known for their Chardonnay and Pino Noir. These estate wines have gained a reputation for their lushness, grace, aging potential, and have become benchmarks of quality on the Central Coast.
The Talbott Wine Tasting Room offers a one of a kind tasting experience. Guests are invited to explore founder Robb Talbott’s unique collection of vintage motorcycles and pedal cars just next door at . (Link to website) The Tasting Room features an outdoor seating area that is perfect for picnic dining. Guests are welcome to bring their own food, or just relax and enjoy the wine. The tasting room hours are 11:00AM-5:00PM daily.