Cutting-edge wineries, enticing restaurants and wide-open spaces line Highway 101
There's nothing quite like being there at the inception. That's the thrill and opportunity of visiting California's Central Coast, where vintners are just beginning to tap their vineyards' potential. It's a spectacular region, encompassing some of the state's—indeed, some of the country's—most impressive terrain, where past and present stand shoulder to shoulder.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands June 15, 2006.