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Greetings Wine Lovers! Are you ready for some great wines from Washington and the Pacific Northwest? I’ve got plenty of recommendations to offer in a variety of styles, flavor profiles and price ranges that should make any wine enthusiast happy. In addition, my web site will give you the latest on wine-related events I’ll be […]

Washington Wine of the Week – Selections for Winter, 2021

For the week of February 21, 2021: Spoiled Dog Winery 2018 Pinot Noir – Not a fan of Pinot Noir? This Puget Sound AVA-based wine may change your mind. It’s slightly more weighty than most, pushing it into the medium-bodied category, although it still shines with plenty of mouth-watering huckleberry, red currant, strawberry, and pie […]

Taste Washington’s New 2021 Lineup Directly Supports Washington Wineries, Restaurants and Hotels Throughout the Month of March

SEATTLE – Taste Washington today unveiled its 2021 programming, a month-long celebration of Washington wine and food. In its 24th year, Taste Washington is adjusting to meet the needs of public safety by offering an entire month of creative new promotions encouraging people to directly support the Washington wineries and restaurants they love; and to discover […]

The Reach of Red Mountain Extends Well Beyond its Vineyards

This article originally appeared, in part, in the January, 2021 issue of Bellingham Alive Magazine Tucked away on a hillside about 15 miles west of the Tri-Cities, the Red Mountain American Viticultural Area (AVA) is one of Washington’s most prominent wine grape growing regions. At just a shade over 4,000 acres, Red Mountain is small […]

Here are Some Highly Recommended Red Wines Sourced from Washington’s Red Mountain AVA

Eastern Washington’s Red Mountain American Viticultural Area may be small in size but big on reputation. The AVA has long been known for it’s red varieties and the grapes grown here are utilized by winemakers throughout the state. Here are several recommendations of red wines, all sourced from the Red Mountain AVA and currently available […]

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