All posts tagged "ticker"

  • 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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  • RedMtFeature 120x134 - Red Mountain wineries bring artwork, artists into tasting rooms
    Red Mountain wineries bring artwork, artists into tasting rooms

    BENTON CITY, Wash. — Red Mountain wineries will turn their tasting rooms into temporary art galleries April 6-14 for a new, nine-day event called Estates of the Art on Red Mountain. More than a dozen artists from...

    • 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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  • chocolate 120x134 - Seattle chocolatiers rank high in ShopSmart blind tasting
    Seattle chocolatiers rank high in ShopSmart blind tasting

    Some folks will debate that red wine and chocolate really don’t pair well together. So why then is the month of February in the Pacific Northwest filled with “red wine and chocolate” events? And if I want...

    • Posted February 26, 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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  • eugene 120x134 - Food delivery service wants to change law for Oregon wine
    Food delivery service wants to change law for Oregon wine

    EUGENE, Ore. – Pony Express Restaurant Delivery Services wants to better serve customers seeking to pair Oregon wine with the dinners they order from area restaurants, but the Eugene-based courier will need state law revised in order...

    • Posted February 22, 2013
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  • Erath Winery
    Ste. Michelle lifts up Erath Winery, then gets out of the way

    PORTLAND, Ore. – Ted Baseler is quick to point out that Ste. Michelle Wine Estates is a Washington wine company. Even though it owns wineries in California and Oregon, it sees itself as a Washington wine producer...

    • Posted February 21, 2013
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