All posts tagged "ticker"

  • Savor Idaho serves as delicious barometer for Idaho wine industry

    BOISE, Idaho — Considering consumer thirst for the sold-out 10th annual Savor Idaho, Moya Dolsby and the Idaho Wine Commission should start printing tickets for 2019. After all, before she’d even wrapped up another successful Savor Idaho,...

    • Posted June 13, 2018
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  • 2018 vintage for Northwest wine growers tracks ahead of hot 2015

    McMINNVILLE, Ore. — The hot and early 2015 vintage set records throughout the Pacific Northwest in terms of growing degree days, but spring 2018 is on pace to surpass that year, according to recent climate data. Linfield...

    • Posted June 9, 2018
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  • Auction of Washington Wines grows Private Barrel lots by 55 percent

    WOODINVILLE, Wash. – Donations have reached a record number and 15 new wineries will be participating in the Auction of Washington Wines Private Barrel Auction with 31 exclusive five-case lots up for bid Aug. 16 in Woodinville...

    • Posted June 6, 2018
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  • Parks Redwine, owner of NorthWest Wine Summit competition, dies in Atlanta

    Hill Parks Redwine II, a longtime ambassador for the Pacific Northwest wine industry as owner of the NorthWest Wine Summit Wine Competition, died of cancer Sunday, June 3, in Atlanta, Ga., at the age of 70. Redwine,...

    • Posted June 4, 2018
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  • 15 years of women in wine at Walla Walla Community College

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. — This spring marks the 15th anniversary of Walla Walla Community College’s enology and viticulture program, from which 280 students have graduated. Of those graduates, 77 are women. When another 23 students graduate on...

    • Posted May 29, 2018
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  • 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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