Washington Wines

October 23, 2013 10:28 PM
A soggy August 15 did not deter picnickers from enjoying Chateau Ste. Michelle for this year’s Auction of Washington Wines Picnic &...
September 18, 2013 4:07 PM
This weekend, the biggest and best Northwest food festival is taking place in Portland. Seventy food media and at least that many star...
September 12, 2013 11:22 PM
For about as long as wine has been made in Washington, there have been two predominent vessels for fermentation and aging: oak and...
September 12, 2013 4:27 PM
It’s been said that summer’s not over until the last bottle of rose is drained. So, the recent arrival of a special pink wine benefiting...
August 20, 2013 4:07 PM
Wow! What a wonderful Auction of Washington Wine weekend! The three-day event raised $2 million, with proceeds benefiting uncompensated...
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 12, 2013 3:22 PM
Seattle Magazine’s Winemaker of the Year, Charlie Hoppes, has staked his sterling rep in the heart of the Red Mountain. Yet the veteran...
July 22, 2013 7:57 PM
The Walla Walla Valley AVA runs from the Blue Ridge Mountains south into Oregon, with 1,600 acres of grapes planted in everything from...
July 16, 2013 6:13 PM
Red Mountain is full of interesting sights. Like movie-star-handsome Christophe Hedges, stripped to the waist, heaving huge stones into...
July 16, 2013 4:42 PM
We’re hearing more these days about “wines of place”—wines that reflect the terroir of a certain vineyard in addition to a larger...
July 10, 2013 5:38 PM
EMERGING VARIETALMourvèdreMourvèdre is the workhorse of the vineyard. It is added to Rhône blends to bring an earthy note or to create a...
Januik Seattle magazine washington wines
July 3, 2013 2:58 PM
Can we please toast to the Founding Fathers and those American revolutionaries who fought for our independence 237 years ago? Let’s pour...
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...