L'Aventure Press

Los Angeles Times Magazine

"A Handful of Renegade Winemakers Are Producing Syrahs and Viogniers and Other French Varietals That Just May Put Paso Robles on the International Map." Read more »


The June issue of Santé says Stephan Asseo's first vintages are setting new standards for quality in Paso Robles. Read more »

Robb Report

The June issue of Robb Report calls Stephans 1998 Zinfandel "a liquid promise of great things to come". Read more »

Wine Spectator

The April issue of Wine Spectator Magazine calls Stephan Asseo "The Young Turk of Paso Robles." Read more »

The Wine Advocate

The February issue ofThe Wine Advocate calls L'Aventure's 1999s "sensational efforts that should be reference points for complexity and quality in Paso Robles". Read more »

Wine Spectator

The February issue of WineSpectator Magazine calls Stephan's 1999 Optimus as one of California's top-scoring Rhône-Style wines. Read more »