All posts tagged "Collections"

  • Revelry Vintners Summer Cookout in Walla Walla

    Our 20-acre winery property becomes an interactive venue of culinary experiences with our Revelry Summer Cookout Series. This first edition dinner will feature our own Winemaker, Jared Burns, at the helm, and will showcase three of his...

    • Posted June 16, 2018
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  • Sauvignon Blanc
    Baker’s dozen of sassy Sauvignon Blancs from Washington

    Martin-Scott Winery 2012 Sauvignon Blanc, Columbia Valley, $16 Most of the grapes made at this East Wenatchee, Wash., winery come from vines surrounding their grounds that overlook the Columbia River, but this lot traditionally comes downstream from...

    • Posted November 3, 2013
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  • Washington wine
    10 fab Cabs from the Pacific Northwest

    Grande Ronde Cellars 2007 Pepper Bridge Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Walla Walla Valley, $30 Dave Westfall and his two partners recently moved the production facility to downtown Spokane, not far from their lively tasting room. They work with...

    • Posted October 27, 2013
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  • Seven sweet wines to savor

    Anam Cara Cellars 2012 Nicholas Estate Gewürztraminer, Chehalem Mountains, $24 The 2014 edition of Hugh Johnson’s Pocket Wine Book raves about the Pinot Noir and dry Riesling coming off Anam Cara’s estate vineyard, and the renowned British...

    • Posted October 13, 2013
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  • riesling rendezvous
    8 Outstanding Rieslings

    Daven Lore Winery 2012 Sweet Riesling, Yakima Valley, $15 Best Buy! Production of this off-dry Riesling was increased to meet demand, and Gord Taylor waited until Oct. 30 to make his pick from the 21-year-old vines at...

    • Posted October 6, 2013
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  • 11 Northwest Pinot Noirs to taste today

    Ponzi Vineyards 2011 Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley, $35 Here’s a shining example of how prevalent the certified sustainable movement is within the Oregon wine industry. Luisa Ponzi harvested four LIVE (Low Input Viticulture and Enology) estate sites...

    • Posted September 29, 2013
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  • wine competition
    Baker’s dozen of Northwest Merlot

    Bitner Vineyards NV Menopause Merlot, Snake River Valley, $26 There’s a fun story behind the wine and whimsical label, and longtime friend/neighbor Greg Koenig did a delicious job of creating the wine for Mary Bitner, co-owner of...

    • Posted September 22, 2013
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  • A dozen Northwest Chardonnays to try now

    San Juan Vineyards 2012 Chardonnay, Yakima Valley, $14 Best Buy! Otis Harlan created his Yakima Valley vineyard back in 1957, making the Rattlesnake Hills planting one of the state’s most historic sites. The late David Lake brought...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • Washington wine
    10 great Washington red blends

    Browne Family Vineyards 2010 Red Blend, Columbia Valley, $25 Precept Wine CEO Andrew Browne puts his family name on this tier as a tribute both to his sons and his grandfather, and Walla Walla winemaker John Freeman...

    • Posted September 9, 2013
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  • 10 Pacific Northwest Tempranillos to try today

    Camaraderie Cellars 2009 Tempranillo, Yakima Valley, $28 This red Spanish variety has gained a small but solid foothold in recent years in the Pacific Northwest, and Washington is proving to be a great place to grow the...

    • Posted September 1, 2013
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