Pinnacle Restaurant -- a mountaintop of culinary delights
Last updated 5/17/2007 at Noon
When one thinks of “Mediterranean retreat,” clear blue skies and warm terra cotta walls come to mind. The Pinnacle Restaurant at the Falkner Winery in Temecula fits that description with its gentle Mediterranean ambiance born in the minds of owners Ray and Loretta Falkner.
The Falkners have owned the winery since the summer of 2000, but the restaurant was opened in September of last year.
Ray worked in the San Francisco Bay Area at one time where he became enthralled with the Napa Valley wineries. He also spent time in Europe where he further developed his wine aficionado instincts....