Washington Wine

Vote: The Seattle Magazine 2018 Readers’ Choice Washington Wine Awards

Cast your votes for the best Washington wine experiences!

This August, Seattle magazine is publishing the winners of our 13th annual Seattle magazine Washington Wine Awards. Winners of the…

Seattle Magazine Staff

This Longtime Vacation Hotspot Has a Wine Scene Worth Slowing Down to Explore

Cruise your way through the San Juan Islands for a taste of varietals you won’t find on the state’s dry side.

Spend an afternoon sipping a glass of Riesling at the new tasting room for Orcas Island Winery

Shannon Borg

The Must List: Bumbershoot, Bigfoot Convention and PAX West

Your guide to Seattle's hottest events.

If Bigfoot is real, squatch buffs might get to the bottom of the Northwest legend this weekend.

Danny Sullivan and Callie Little

A Washington Area Better Known for Jet Skis Has Become a Legit Wine Region

Taste your way through Lake Chelan’s emerging wineries on an electric bike.

The vineyards surrounding Nefarious Cellars.

Jess Thomson

The 7 Best Wine Destinations in the Pacific Northwest

Even beyond the wine, these Northwest locations make gorgeous getaways.

The grounds around the Inn at Abeja in Walla Walla invite strolling.

Seattle Magazine Staff

Don’t be the Sloppy Wine Fest Amateur, Take These Tips From a Pro

Tips and strategies for sipping your way through the Auction of Washington Wines.

When it comes to sampling wines at a tasting, sip, dump or spit—and remember: It’s OK not to taste everything.

Chelsea Lin

Thankfully, Superb Washington Rosé is Always in Season

Once a fleeting sign of spring, Washington rosés have bloomed into a favorite yearlong sipper.

Tis the season for rosé.

Paul Zitarelli

Washington Wine Spotlight: Columbia Gorge AVA

When it comes to buzzworthy Washington wine regions, a little bit of everything—and magic—is happening on a tiny patch in southern Washington

Brian McCormick, winemaker at Memaloose winery in Lyle, Washington, is drawn to the Gorge’s microclimates and singular winemaking opportunities

Paul Zitarelli

Tasting Tips and Can’t-Miss Wines at Taste Washington

Taste Washington's nearly-sold out, two-day long Grand Tasting starts tomorrow; here are some industry insider sipping tips

Taste Washington, billed as “the nation’s largest single-region wine and food event,” turns 20 this year, and the gathering, organized…

Gwendolyn Elliott