All posts tagged "ticker"

  • Precept wine
    Seattle’s Precept Wine buys Oregon vineyard

    SEATTLE – Precept Wine continues to grow. The 10-year-old wine producer has added another vineyard to its Pacific Northwest holdings, purchasing Yamhela Vineyard in Oregon’s Yamhill-Carlton AVA. The site currently

    • Posted May 15, 2013
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  • Lake Chelan
    Fire destroys Lake Chelan winery

    CHELAN, Wash. – A fire Saturday afternoon destroyed a winery on the north shore of Lake Chelan. A runaway tractor was to blame. According to the Wenatchee World newspaper, Four

    • Posted May 14, 2013
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  • Washington vineyards
    Washington vineyards setting up for warm 2013 vintage

    PASCO, Wash. — Washington state’s 2013 vintage is in the early stages, yet already it is giving the wine industry a wild ride. In early April, grape growers across the

    • Posted May 14, 2013
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  • Fly fishing catches on at Waterbrook Winery in Walla Walla

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – Precept Wine continues to expand its presence on store shelves with consumer-friendly pricing, but it’s also increasing a local presence at several of its wineries with

    • Posted May 13, 2013
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  • Alan Busacca to lead Walla Walla Community College wine program

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – One of Washington state’s leading experts on geology, soil and how they play a role in wine will lead the Pacific Northwest’s foremost viticulture-and-enology program. Alan

    • Posted May 12, 2013
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  • wine tourism day
    Northwest to celebrate Wine Tourism Day today

    DAYTON, Wash. – Trips to wine country recently have been coined as “enotourism” or “vinitourism,” but today marks the inaugural Wine Tourism Day – a new North American marketing campaign

    • Posted May 11, 2013
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  • B.C. wine on top at California judging

    TEMECULA, Calif. – A British Columbia winery won the sweepstakes award for best rosé of the Riverside International Wine Competition on Thursday afternoon. JoieFarm on the Naramata Bench in the

    • Posted May 10, 2013
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  • Pacific Northwest wineries build events around Mother’s Day

    Sunday in the Pacific Northwest will be a day to celebrate mothers with brunch, flowers and regional wine. Some tasting rooms that choose to operate on Mother’s Day will waive

    • Posted May 9, 2013
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  • Washington wine
    At Barnard Griffin, 30 years is just the beginning

    RICHLAND, Wash. – When Deb Barnard and Rob Griffin launched their winery 30 years ago, Washington wine country was still the wild west. The American Viticultural Area system was just

    • Posted May 8, 2013
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  • Oregon’s ‘Newbergundian’ chef to return to James Beard House

    NEWBERG, Ore. – Allen Routt of The Painted Lady Restaurant in Newberg, Ore., returns to the famed James Beard House next month to prepare a special dinner, but his fans

    • Posted May 7, 2013
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