All posts tagged "featured"

  • Union Wine Co. doubles production, adds sales reps beyond Oregon

    Union Wine Co., stands at No. 2 on the Portland Business Journal’s latest ranking of Oregon’s largest wineries, and owner Ryan Harms recently added to his growing team. Harms more than doubled production at his Tualatin facility...

    • Posted May 20, 2018
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  • Abacela brings home more gold with Grenache rosé

    HEALDSBURG, Calif. — Abacela in Southern Oregon continues to collect gold medals up and down the West Coast this year in the rosé category as its 2017 Grenache Rosé recently received a double gold medal at the...

    • Posted May 19, 2018
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  • Individual tickets available for 32nd annual IPNC in Oregon

    MCMINNVILLE, Ore. — Pinotphiles unable to commit to the entire International Pinot Noir Celebration, one of the West Coast’s most educational, entertaining and delicious wine festivals, can now purchase a la carte tickets for the July 27-29...

    • Posted May 13, 2018
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  • Taste Washington grows attendance by 15 percent

    SEATTLE — Taste Washington broke several records this spring, highlighted by overall attendance of 8,202 to cement its status as the largest single-region wine and food festival in the United States. The 21st year of Taste Washington...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Deep roots in wine lead Elizabeth Bourcier to La Rata in Walla Walla

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. — Ask anyone in the Walla Walla Valley wine industry to name its brightest lights and you’ll hear familiar names: Gary Figgins, Rick Small, Christophe Baron, Marty Clubb, Myles Anderson, Stan Clarke, Norm McKibben....

    • Posted May 4, 2018
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  • Tony Rynders helps Open Claim Vineyards start with Chardonnay

    DALLAS, Ore. – Tony Rynders has made some of the Oregon wine industry’s most acclaimed wines for a variety of owners, and today marks the debut for Open Claim Vineyards — one of the Willamette Valley’s up-and-coming...

    • Posted May 3, 2018
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  • Seattle businessmen buy controlling interest in Walla Walla’s Abeja

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – A year ago, Abeja winery owners Ken and Ginger Harrison opened the gate to their iconic wine country inn to help winemakers Myles Anderson and Gordy Venneri celebrate their sale of nearby Walla...

    • Posted April 29, 2018
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  • British Columbia wines golden at California’s Pacific Rim judging

    SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — The British Columbia wine industry, led by Burrowing Owl Estate Winery, produced six best-of-class awards at the 33rd annual Pacific Rim International Wine Competition in Southern California. The two-day judging on the campus...

    • Posted April 21, 2018
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  • Wild Goose Vineyards Pinot Gris repeats as Cascadia best of show

    RICHLAND, Wash. — Hagen Kruger and Wild Goose Vineyards in British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley are doing their best to make sure Pinot Gris does not get overlooked in the Pacific Northwest or at the Cascadia Wine Competition....

    • Posted April 16, 2018
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  • GSM among Washington’s most delicious blends

    Among the most exciting developments in Washington wine country in the past decade is the rising interest in red Rhone varieties. This includes such grapes as Syrah, Grenache, Mourvèdre, Cinsault, Counoise, and a few other varieties. Syrah has developed...

    • Posted April 8, 2018
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