Washington Wines

April 24, 2012 7:13 PM
You could say that Washington Governor Chris Gregoire has started a war of wine words.On Monday, while announcing funding for a new $5...
April 20, 2012 12:45 AM
Wilridge Winery and Vineyard’s 80-acre estate on Naches Heights near Yakima is most likely the only vineyard site in the state—maybe even...
April 8, 2012 6:38 PM
Reynvaan Family Vineyards 2009 Unnamed SyrahWalla Walla Valley, $55This Walla Walla winery has enjoyed a lot of buzz about its first two...
February 18, 2012 1:06 AM
Hestia, the Greek goddess of hearth and home, is a fitting symbol for Hestia Cellars. Winemaker and owner Shannon Jones came up with the...
December 13, 2011 12:00 AM
Wine World Warehouse is a David and Goliath tale. Literally. The 23,000-square-foot shop just off I-5 in the Wallingford neighborhood was...
November 22, 2011 7:24 PM
Back in the 1990s, Merlot was the Lady Gaga of Washington wines: red hot and showing no signs of cooling. Along with Riesling, this...
October 17, 2011 4:28 PM
At Seattle’s Canlis restaurant, great wine is as essential as great food. With 14 consecutive Grand Awards for its wine list from Wine...
August 8, 2011 11:57 PM
You drive into some tiny village, walk into the local brasserie and order the set menu for lunch. A carafe of wine, pumped from a barrel...
July 18, 2011 11:54 PM
In the world of wine, each vintage is a new chance for perfection, and with so many new wineries on the scene in Washington, we are...
June 10, 2011 8:39 PM
Some people know how to think big. A new destination winery near Roslyn and Cle Elum is one of those big thoughts, made real. Opened last...
May 11, 2011 10:20 PM
Going on wine-tasting treks is one of the joys of living in the Northwest. There is no greater find than driving past vineyards and...
April 18, 2011 7:09 PM
Last fall, Tenor Wines, a new super-premium brand created by the winemaker for Woodinville’s Matthews Estate to focus on top-quality reds,...
March 18, 2011 9:28 PM
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March 18, 2011 7:39 PM
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March 18, 2011 7:24 PM
Washington grape growers and winemakers have always been experimenters, seeing what will work in our relatively young industry, but in the...