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The Art of Travel – Monterey Bay
Malibu Times Magazine – Fall, 2016
Awarded “#1 Reason to Visit Monterey County” in 2015 by the San Francisco Chronicle along with a few other accolades…

BottleRock Highlight Reel: Where to Eat, Drink, and Boogie Down
San Francisco Magazine – May 25, 2016
In all, 25 wineries are setting up tent lounges, from big names like Silver Oak to small wineries like Folktale Vineyards.

How to Start a Winery
The Salinas Californian – April 26, 2016
Do you dream of having an estate winery where you grow grapes and make …. winemakers’ dinner at the enchanting setting of Folktale Winery.

Folktale Winery, Live in the Vines: Anderson East
Santa Cruz Waves – April 26, 2016
Folktale Winery hosts KRML’s Live in the Vines Concert Series. This Tuesday featured Anderson East who’s American rhythm and blues/pop musician has all the flavor of his southern roots. The pairing of live music, local foods, the stellar Folktale atmosphere and their wines makes for a pleasant time!

Two perspectives on a singular winery show with Anderson East.
Monterey County Weekly (blog) – April 20, 2016
Rising star Anderson East riveted a capacity crowd at Folktale Winery last night, delivering nearly two hours of soulful blue-eyed R&B that had …

Monterey County Weekly Best New Business of 2015: Folktale Winery.
Monterey County Weekly – March 24, 2016
The former Chateau Julien property enjoyed some special powers of place and architecture and acreage and barrel room. But it wasn’t until a forward-thinking group of grape lovers came in, planned new plantings of pinot, organized a sweet concert lineup, revamped the tasting garden and invited in everyone with an accessible environment and lawn games that this spot got super. Bottoms up, up and away.

Folktale Winery Wine Tasting, #WINEWEDNESDAY
Plantings & Pairings (Blog) – March 23, 2016
It felt like a fairytale when we walked into Folktale Winery & Vineyards in Carmel, California – And that is just the way it was meant to be.

Where It’s At
Monterey County Herald – March 9, 2016
But a formula that seems to work well in Carmel is the partnership between KRML and Carmel Valley’s Folktale Winery to present concerts in …

Live in the Vines continues with Gavin James at Folktale Winery.
Monterey County Weekly (blog) – March 8, 2016
Live in the Vines continues with Gavin James at Folktale Winery. … As I pointed out in a piece on the area’s most welcoming wine venues, …

Monterey’s hippest tasting rooms
SFGate – March 7, 2016
Her’s was the latest Live in the Vines concert at Folktale Winery in Carmel Valley, and it didn’t disappoint: A sold-out crowd of more than 250 …

Aoife O’Donovan at Folktale Winery
Monterey County Weekly – February 25, 2016
She appears as part of local radio station KRML’s “Live In the Vines” concert series at Folktale Winery. Folk-punk artist Robert Sarazin Blake, …

Monterey County’s top five most social wine tasting places.
Monterey County Weekly (blog) – February 25, 2016
Call it the loungeification of the local wine situation: In the last year and … Folktaletook over for Chateau Julien at 8940 Carmel Valley Road in …

Quick Bites: Comedy in a winery?, new chef in Carmel landmark 
Monterey County Weekly (blog) – February 3, 2016
The youthful start-up style team behind the new winery is wisely replanting the former Chateau Julien on Carmel Valley Road, after …

Monterey Peninsula coach masters aerial silks.
Monterey County Weekly – January 21, 2016
In the near future, she’s also expecting to offer classes at Crossfit Monterey and in the barrel room at Folktale Winery in Carmel Valley.

Where to Eat Well in Monterey County – Food GPS
Food GPS – December 22, 2015
Seasonal dinner is popular, but brunch is even better, based on my experiences.  Swing by … Folktale Winery & Vineyards.

EDIBLE: Ranking the best Monterey County restaurants of 2015.
Monterey County Weekly – December 10, 2015
Roux opens on Pilot Road in Carmel Valley as soon as next week. … count that makes more than 30 new restaurants this year in MontereyCounty, …. KRML and Folktale Winery’s (293-7500) Live in the Vines concerts in the …

Young Bloods Energizing Monterey County Wine Scene
The Salinas Californian – October 11, 2015
The Monterey County wine scene is enlivened and energized in good part due to the passion … (Folktale purchased Chateau Julien’s winery.

Monterey County Wine on Rise
KSBW The Central Coast – October 10, 2015
The growing attention to the coastal vineyards is putting Monterey … He and his wife visited Folktale Winery in Carmel Valley to celebrate their …

10 reasons to visit Monterey County
SFGate – September 10, 2015
Movies various monthly dates through December. Folktale Winery & Vineyards, 8940 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel-by-the-Sea…

Tuscan Vineyard Themed Wedding – The SnapKnot Blog
Snapknot (blog) – September 8, 2015
This couple, Rachel and YJ, chose to have their dream wedding at Folktale Winery in Carmel Valley, California.  Having a vineyard wedding …

Music Listings, Sept. 4-10: Labor Day Series
Monterey County Herald – September 3, 2015
Johan Sotelo: Current/classic vocals/guitar, 4:30–7:30 p.m., Folktale Winery and Vineyard, 8940 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley. 293-7500 …

A five-event, zero-cost prequel to Monterey Car Week, with tiny cars 
Monterey County Weekly (blog) – August 5, 2015
The Lykan HyperSport is the first supercar to be manufactured in the Middle East boasting a price tag in excess of $3 million. It will be shown …

EDIBLE: New Folktale Winery prioritizes punk rock and fun.
Monterey County Weekly – July 30, 2015
OK, maybe not. But it makes sense for new Folktale Winery & Vineyards in Carmel Valley – and its sister company Alcohol by Volume – even if …

Folktale Winery takes over Chateau Julien with affinity for fun, music 
Monterey County Weekly (blog) – July 29, 2015
Last night an Icelandic pop rock concert broke out in a Carmel Valley barrel room. If that seems like atypical behavior at a winery, that’s about …

This One’s in Icelandic – Kaleo at Folktale Barrel Room
Sonic Ambulance (blog) – July 29, 2015
Their show in the Folktale Winery Barrel Room was the brainchild of local Monterey radio station, KRML.  This newly renovated location in the …

Quick Bites: Lumiere to stay open after Osio closes, new winery’s big 
Monterey County Weekly (blog) – July 23, 2015
The new Folktale Winery landlords at the former Chateau Julien are doing something downright delicious with the big and beautiful French …

EDIBLE: Carmel Valley Ranch’s new Valley Kitchen opens Friday.
Monterey County Weekly – July 23, 2015
The former Chateau Julien, newly renamed Folktale Winery, hosts Kaleo for a free show Tuesday, July 28, for those who join KRML’s Listener …

EDIBLE: The Internet can be our friend! We should have it over for 
Monterey County Weekly – July 9, 2015
Chateau Julien’s new owner, Greg Ahn of Folktale Winery: “We’re spending the next few weeks reimagining the public spaces and giving it a …

Large landmark Carmel Valley winery Chateau Julien sells
Monterey County Weekly (blog) – June 17, 2015
Chateau Julien recently sold its vineyard, winery, bottling plant, farmhouse, estate residence, land and equipment to Folktale LLC for $12 …

Carmel Valley’s Chateau Julien sold to Folktale Group
The Salinas Californian – June 12, 2015
Mahoney & Associates, a Monterey-based commercial real estate firm, has announced the sale of Carmel wine estate, Chateau Julien.

New Winery set to open at Former Chateau Julien
Edible Monterey Bay (blog) – June 9, 2015
The name Folktale not only refers
to what Ahn calls the magical nature of the place, but to story … “While Chateau Julien was really a pioneer in Monterey County, I think what we want to do is present a … Edible Monterey Bay Spring 2015.