All posts by Eric Degerman

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    Precept Wine floats marketing campaign for House Air

    SEATTLE – Not long ago, Precept Wine launched its Open Air tier for concerts at its Ste. Chapelle Winery in Idaho. Today, the Seattle-based company announced the addition of House Air to its flotilla of House Wine...

    • Posted April 1, 2019
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  • taste washington feature 2018 120x134 - Taste Washington looks to top 7,000 patrons for Grand Tastings
    Taste Washington looks to top 7,000 patrons for Grand Tastings

    SEATTLE – World-class red and white wines will be poured during Taste Washington this weekend at the CenturyLink Field Event Center with the world champion Boston Red Sox playing the first-place Seattle Mariners across the street. The...

    • Posted March 29, 2019
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  • tim hanni barrel room 120x134 - Tim Hanni MW to speak at WSU fundraiser in Richland
    Tim Hanni MW to speak at WSU fundraiser in Richland

    RICHLAND, Wash. – Tim Hanni, a Master of Wine and one of the wine world’s most likeable iconoclasts, will be the keynote speaker at the third annual Point to Success Brunch on Saturday, March 30 in Richland....

    • Posted March 28, 2019
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  • jamie peha chateau ste michelle 08 19 17 richard duval images 120x134 - Auction of Washington Wines names Jamie Peha as executive director
    Auction of Washington Wines names Jamie Peha as executive director

    SEATTLE – Jamie Peha is well aware of her reputation within the Washington wine industry for wielding “a velvet hammer.” That ability to do so skillfully and with a smile will serve her well in her new...

    • Posted March 19, 2019
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    Auction of Washington Wines selects 2019 honorary grower, vintner

    Historic contributions by the Red Mountain wine industry will be in the spotlight for the second straight year at the Auction of Washington Wines with Scott Williams of Kiona Vineyards chosen to serve as the 2019 Honorary...

    • Posted March 15, 2019
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  • 09 26 18 2432 120x134 - Cabernet Sauvignon production grows by 29 percent in Washington wine industry
    Cabernet Sauvignon production grows by 29 percent in Washington wine industry

    SEATTLE – Winemakers in Washington state crushed more Cabernet Sauvignon in 2018 than ever before, and it accounted for 29 percent of the near-record 261,000 tons of wine grapes harvested. According to the Grape Production Report released...

    • Posted March 14, 2019
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  • western united states mean temperature february 2019 feature e1551782734381 120x134 - March enters as lion for Columbia Valley vineyards
    March enters as lion for Columbia Valley vineyards

    Spring is just around the corner but with several inches of snow in the forecast, the heart of Washington wine country won’t be generating any growing degree days this week. And February went into the record books...

    • Posted March 5, 2019
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  • chateau ste michelle summer concerts glasses 120x134 - Ste. Michelle books 27 shows for Summer Concert Series
    Ste. Michelle books 27 shows for Summer Concert Series

    WOODINVILLE, Wash. – Chateau Ste. Michelle lifted the spirits of many in throughout the Pacific Northwest on Friday with a harbinger of spring, announcing the complete lineup for its 35th annual Summer Concert Series. There are a...

    • Posted March 3, 2019
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  • army air corps pearson field richard duval images feature 120x134 - Vancouver USA wineries set table for Savor SW WA Wine
    Vancouver USA wineries set table for Savor SW WA Wine

    Southwest Washington and Vancouver USA, home to the first wine grape vines in the Pacific Northwest, will be the setting for the inaugural Savor SW WA Wine on Saturday, May 11 near the Fort Vancouver National Historic...

    • Posted February 16, 2019
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  • wasem vineyard lewis clark valley april 2017 120x134 - Young AVA launches Lewis-Clark Valley Wine Festival
    Young AVA launches Lewis-Clark Valley Wine Festival

    LEWISTON, Idaho – This spring, Cabernet Sauvignon will be focus for the inaugural Lewis-Clark Valley Wine Festival, an event to showcase the Pacific Northwest’s first commercial wine region and one of the country’s newest American Viticultural Areas....

    • Posted February 14, 2019
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