All posts tagged "featured"

  • balloon 120x134 - Walla Walla Valley looks forward to new tourism director
    Walla Walla Valley looks forward to new tourism director

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – One of Washington wine country’s most important regions is gaining a tourism expert who has led Alaska’s travel industry for more than a decade. Ron Peck will join Tourism Walla Walla in a...

    • Posted March 4, 2013
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  • Oregon wine
    Head to coast for Savor Cannon Beach wine fest

    CANNON BEACH, Ore. – Wine and food lovers will descend on the northern Oregon coast this week for the annual Savor Cannon Beach Wine and Culinary Festival. The four-day event kicks off with the Thursday Night Throwdown,...

    • Posted March 3, 2013
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  • HalLandvoigtFeat 120x134 - Precept Wine enjoys sweet success with Almond Roca Cream
    Precept Wine enjoys sweet success with Almond Roca Cream

    SEATTLE – Precept Wine continues to enjoy sweet success with its Chocolate Shop wine, yet the warm reception of the new Almond Roca Cream has been described as “wildfire.” “I think I got a cavity doing the...

    • Posted March 2, 2013
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  • Greg Jones, an environmental studies professor at Southern Oregon University, is considered one of the world's leaders in researching climate for wine grape production.
    Northwest wine industry should plan for cool, wet spring

    Earlier this winter, world-renowned climatologist Greg Jones told the Oregon wine industry that 2013 is shaping up to be rather neutral — “La Nada.” And the January weather report issued by Washington State University researchers supports that,...

    • Posted March 1, 2013
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  • Washington wine
    Is Malbec Washington’s next big grape? Unlikely

    Is Malbec “the next big thing” in Washington state? More like Washington’s “next big niche.” Last year in Washington, wineries crushed 1,800 tons of the red Bordeaux variety, putting it on a strong trajectory since the U.S....

    • Posted February 28, 2013
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  • PasPortFeature 120x134 - Woodinville Wine Country adds Reserve event for high-scoring wines, small lots
    Woodinville Wine Country adds Reserve event for high-scoring wines, small lots

    WOODINVILLE, Wash. — Woodinville Wine Country has developed a new event featuring high-scoring wines and small lots called Woodinville RESERVE, which will be held April 12 at Columbia Winery. The event runs 7-9:30 p.m., and the cost...

    • Posted February 27, 2013
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  • Pan Pacific Lobby bar feature 120x134 - Restaurants, retailers embrace March as Washington Wine Month
    Restaurants, retailers embrace March as Washington Wine Month

    SEATTLE — The annual celebration of Washington wines begins Friday, March 1, with a full month of promotions among restaurants, retailers, hotels and wineries. The month includes discounts on Washington wine at top restaurants, free tastings at...

    • Posted February 26, 2013
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  • walla walla valley
    Walla Walla Valley celebrates Cabernet Sauvignon with Napa winemakers

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – Top winemakers from the Walla Walla and Napa valleys will share the stage June 20-22 for Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine. The two wine regions are coming together to explore the world of...

    • Posted February 25, 2013
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  • Idaho wine
    Idaho wine hits the big screen

    BOISE, Idaho – The Idaho Wine Commission has put together a fun and tasty event that brings wine lovers and their favorite movies together at the historic Egyptian Theater. Called “UnWined at the Movies,” the inaugural event...

    • Posted February 24, 2013
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  • ShoupFeature 120x134 - 26th Auction of Washington Wines to honor Shoup, Steiman, Waliser
    26th Auction of Washington Wines to honor Shoup, Steiman, Waliser

    SEATTLE — Visionary businessman Allen Shoup, wine writer Harvey Steiman and longtime vineyard manager Kent Waliser have been named as the honorees of the 26th annual Auction of Washington Wines. The Aug. 15-17 event has raised more...

    • Posted February 23, 2013
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