All posts tagged "featured"

  • Oregon wine
    Amity winemaker Pendergrass launches own label

    AMITY, Ore. – Winemaker Darcy Pendergrass of Amity Vineyards has launched Tartan, her own small winery. Pendergrass, who has been owner Myron Redford’s head winemaker since 2008, is producing small amounts of wine under the Tartan label,...

    • Posted March 24, 2013
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  • Savor Cannon Beach
    Winemaker Smasne nabs 9 golds at Savor Cannon Beach

    CANNON BEACH, Ore. – Yakima Valley winemaker Robert Smasne earned nine gold and double gold medals at the second annual Savor Northwest Wine Awards, held the last weekend in February. The results, released this week, showed Smasne...

    • Posted March 23, 2013
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    Taste Washington turns Sweet 16

    SEATTLE – Taste Washington may have lost a bit of its charm from those early years at Seattle’s historic Paramount Theatre, but the festival celebrates its 16th birthday this weekend, having grown into the largest event of...

    • Posted March 22, 2013
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    12 Northwest wineries to pour on Wine Spectator Grand Tour

    NEW YORK – A dozen of the Pacific Northwest’s top producers are among the nearly 200 wineries scheduled to participate in Wine Spectator’s 2013 Grand Tour. Subscribers to Wine Spectator – sometimes referred to as “The Dictator”...

    • Posted March 21, 2013
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  • taste washington1 120x134 - Dive into wine, knowledge at Taste Washington seminars
    Dive into wine, knowledge at Taste Washington seminars

    SEATTLE – Taste Washington is coming up fast, and there still are opportunities to sign up for one of the seminars. Here’s a quick rundown on what is available. Saturday at Taste Washington Intro to the World...

    • Posted March 20, 2013
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  • Metropolitan Grill
    Seattle’s Metropolitan Grill introduces Walla Walla Valley Cab

    SEATTLE – Master sommelier Thomas Price is introducing the 2010 vintage of Metropolitan Grill‘s Cabernet Sauvignon, a wine made in collaboration with Balboa Winery‘s Tom Glase. Price oversees one of the finest wine lists in the Pacific...

    • Posted March 19, 2013
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  • Great Northwest Wine Competition
    A look at the top wines from the Great Northwest Wine Competition

    Everything is packed up, and the Columbia Gorge Hotel is mostly back to normal again after playing host to the inaugural Great Northwest Wine Competition for the past few days. Longtime journalist and wine writer Ken Robertson...

    • Posted March 18, 2013
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  • Great Northwest Wine Competition
    Results of the 2013 Great Northwest Wine Competition

    HOOD RIVER, Ore. – The inaugural Great Northwest Wine Competition concluded Sunday afternoon at the Columbia Gorge Hotel. Here are the results. Best in show Zerba Cellars 2010 Malbec, Walla Walla Valley, $38 Best white Abacela 2012...

    • Posted March 17, 2013
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    Great Northwest Wine Competition begins

    HOOD RIVER, Ore. – The inaugural Great Northwest Wine Competition has begun. The judging began this morning at the historic Columbia Gorge Hotel in Hood River, where 16 professional judges will taste through 791 wines over the...

    • Posted March 16, 2013
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  • Great Northwest Wine Competition
    Introducing the Great Northwest Wine Competition

    HOOD RIVER, Ore. – We are pleased to introduce the inaugural Great Northwest Wine Competition. This new competition of West Coast wines is a collaboration between Great Northwest Wine and the historic Columbia Gorge Hotel. Judges arrive...

    • Posted March 15, 2013
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