Category Archives: Heard Through the Grapevine

Canvasback Unveils New Walla Walla Tasting Room

Canvasback announces the opening of its new tasting room at 1825 J B George Road in Walla Walla, Washington. The Southside tasting room, which was formerly the home of Solemn Cellars and Doubleback Winery, will be dedicated exclusively to the winery’s portfolio of Washington State wines, including the Red Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon, and Canvasback’s pinnacle […]

DeLille Cellars’ New Woodinville Tasting Room to Open Fall, 2019

Per the winery’s press release: DeLille Cellars, a pioneering Washington State winery, today announced that its new three-level tasting room and retail tower at the former Redhook brewery in Woodinville’s Hollywood District will open in the fall of 2019. This expansive space will provide a variety of experiences, including seated tastings, tours and a wine […]

Oregon Solidarity Wines to Donate Sales Proceeds to Distressed Rogue Valley Grape Growers

Christine Clair, Winery Director of Willamette Valley Vineyards Reports: Starting February 15th, wine lovers will be able to purchase the Oregon Solidarity wines made by King Estate Winery and Willamette Valley Vineyards, who teamed up last fall to help Rogue Valley winegrowers when their grape contracts were abruptly cancelled days before harvest by the California […]

Whatcom County Wineries Look to Bounce Back

This article originally appeared in the October, 2018 issue of Bellingham Alive Magazine Any business has its ups and downs, and the Whatcom County wine industry is no different. It wouldn’t even be a stretch to say that the county has been in a bit of a downward cycle as of late, contracting from a […]

LaConner’s Hellams Vineyard Announces Summer, 2018 Winemaker Dinner Cruises

Jeff Hellam of Hellam’s Vineyard Wine Shop and Wine Bar in LaConner has announced this 2018 Summer Winemaker Dinner Cruise schedule: JULY The July “Taste of Walla Walla” dinner cruise will feature three “young gun” superstar winemakers including Cameron Kontos of Kontos Cellars, Justin Basel of Solemn Cellars (formerly of Basel Cellars fame) and Greg […]