Wineries

August 12, 2015 10:49 PM
A toast to the finest wines of the year and the passionate people who continue to dazzle our senses
October 15, 2014 6:43 PM
The forklift speeds a huge plastic tote to the crusher, twirls it like a toy and dumps the finest Merlot grapes into the gleaming stainless...
October 15, 2014 6:09 PM
DAY 7: ROLL ON COLUMBIACross over the Columbia onto State Route 14, which will be your path for the day as you head east toward Portland...
October 15, 2014 5:48 PM
DAY 5: THE BEATING HEART OF WASHINGTON WINEStaying at the Inn At Abeja is the only way to score an appointment at this stalwart Walla Walla...
October 14, 2014 7:40 PM
DAY 4: CLASSICISM, MODERNITY AND ITALIAN MONEYYou’re spending the entire day on Red Mountain, one of Washington’s smallest and most...
October 14, 2014 7:31 PM
DAY 3: WINE COUNTRY IN THE COUNTRYAs you head farther south into the Yakima Valley, it’s best to eschew I-90 and I-82 in favor of the...
October 14, 2014 7:20 PM
DAY 2: APPLES, BASALT AND MINI STORAGEHeading east out of Leavenworth, you catch your first glimpse of the mighty Columbia near Wenatchee,...
October 14, 2014 7:08 PM
DAY 1: FOLLOWING THE MISSOULA FLOODSThere’s nothing like dodging weaving semis on Snoqualmie Pass to make a person thirsty. Fortunately, by...
August 12, 2013 9:54 PM
The Auction of Washington Wines weekend is upon us, and Thursday's fabulous kickoff event—aptly named PIcnic—showcases everything we love...
August 6, 2013 6:38 PM
Explore wine country by region. Read our individual travel profiles for Columbia Gorge, Walla Walla, Yakima/Red Mountain and Willamette...
Paul Gregutt Waitsburg Cellars
May 9, 2013 11:27 PM
Getting down to the studs: preserving the bones of a thing, maintaining a foundation and building something beautiful on top of it. It’s an...
April 29, 2013 8:49 PM
April 29, 2013 3:51 PM
I have been on many tasting panels, but there's nothing quite like the full-sensory thrill of being a judge for the Oyster Wine competition...
Kay Simon and Clay Mackey Chinook Wines
April 10, 2013 7:48 PM
When Kay Simon and Clay Mackey first put down roots in Prosser in 1983, there were only about 40 wineries in the state, and the Yakima...
March 19, 2013 8:34 PM
Rosé has been undergoing a metamorphosis in Washington, from afterthought to intention. The old way of thinking went something like this: “...
red mountain wine region washington wine
February 1, 2013 12:00 AM
For years, Red Mountain has been known for its intense red wines, produced by wineries all over the state that gain high scores and fetch...