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Mercer Estates Winery and Survivor Champion, Ethan Zhon have joined forces to create this inaugural event – The Eagle and Plow Race – 5K fun run and 15K/30K Mountain Bike ride in Mercer’s vineyard in the Horse Heaven Hills to be held May 20, 2017

MARCH 15, 2017, PROSSER WASHINGTON – The event includes a 5k run around Mercer’s Eagle and Plow Vineyard and/or a 15K/30k Mountain Bike ride around several vineyard lots on some very exciting terrain.  The first race will kick off at 10 am.  Prizes will be awarded to top finishe

Washington State reports record wine grape harvest in 2016

SEATTLE (March 1, 2017) – Washington State’s wine grape harvest hit a new record in 2016, according to the Washington State Wine Commission’s Annual Grape Production Report. The report, compiled with information provided by all Washington State wineries, showed the 2016 harvest totale

2016 Old Ebbitt Grill International Wines for Oysters Competition Results

Washington, DC – On November 7, 2016, on the eve of Election Day, a panel of judges convened in the Cabinet Room at the Old Ebbitt Grill for the final round of the Old Ebbitt Grill International Wines for Oysters Competition. Their task was to select gold medal winners from among twen

Taste Washington Reaches 20-Year Milestone in 2017

SEATTLE – Taste Washington, Seattle’s premier wine and food festival, celebrates its 20th anniversary March 23-26, 2017. Individual tickets to the festival go on sale December 1, 2016 at www.tastewashington.org. The signature event had a record-breaking year in 2016, drawing more than

Celebrating the grand opening of an historic gathering place

Sunnyside, Wash. (Aug 3, 2016)  While so many wineries are moving tasting rooms to the heavier populated communities of Seattle and Woodinville, the Shiels family is proud to bring people to the Yakima Valley in search of some of the top rated wines in Washington state. The Shiels hav
2014 North by Northwest Riesling

2014 North by Northwest Riesling

2014 North by Northwest Riesling Horse Heaven Hills Washington he color of sunshine, this wine is made by King Estate Winery, based in the southern portion of Oregon’s Willamette Valley. But the grapes are grown in the Horse Heaven Hills AVA of Washington state, also known for p

Riesling Rendezvous Grand Tasting July 17 to feature Winemakers from around the World

Woodinville, Wash. – Winemakers from seven countries will converge at Riesling Rendezvous in Seattle on July 17th, giving wine lovers an unprecedented opportunity to explore the finest Rieslings from around the world in one location. Hosted by Chateau Ste. Michelle of Washington state

Complete Sellout Calls for Celebration of 2016 Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine – The World of Cabernet Sauvignon

WALLA WALLA WA – Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine continues to break records, as organizers call the fourth annual event the most successful one yet. Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine – The World of Cabernet Sauvignon reached a sellout as 561 people used 1,306 tickets for all 10 sess

Walla Walla Valley to Host Second Annual Exclusive Auction for Wine Trade

WALLA WALLA, WA – The Walla Walla Valley Wine Alliance is delighted to announce dates for the wine trade auction, to take place April 9-10, 2017 in Walla Walla, Washington. Reveal Walla Walla Valley Wine will feature around 35 one-of-a-kind wine lots from prestigious Walla Walla Valle

Introducing the Next Adventure! New to the series of Gorge Wine Adventures: The Growing Season Awakens; a trail through the Eastern Gorge

Columbia River Gorge, OR/ WA – May 25, 2016– With a matching grant from Travel Oregon, funded by the Oregon Wine Country license plate program, with the support of many local businesses and through the beautiful genius of David Lloyd Imageworks we present the second in a s
2012 Hedges CMS Red

2012 Hedges CMS Red

2012 Hedges CMS Red Columbia Valley AVA Washington ade by the Hedges Family Estate, this red wine is  a blend of Cabernet sauvignon, Merlot and Syrah (hence the CMS). Although they make this blend each year, the percentages of the grape varietals changes, depending on the flavors the

Walla Walla Valley Wine Alliance and Participating Partner Wineries Launch Inaugural Wine Auction for Wine Trade

WALLA WALLA, WA – On April 18, 2016, the Walla Walla Valley Wine Alliance hosted the region’s first-ever wine auction at the Gesa Power House Theatre, Reveal Walla Walla Valley, increasing awareness of acclaimed Walla Walla Valley winemakers. Reveal Walla Walla Valley Wine is an annua

Celebrate the Diversity of Oregon Wines during Oregon Wine Month

PORTLAND, Apr. 20, 2016 — Wineries throughout Oregon are getting ready to roll out the proverbial red carpet for guests in honor of Oregon Wine Month. In 10 days, tasting rooms, wine bars, restaurants and retailers will host myriad events, specials and promotions to celebrate the dive

Gorge Wine Experience 2016

Columbia River Gorge, OR/ WA – April 13, 2016– After several years of a very successful Passport event, the Columbia Gorge Wine region has decided to take it to the next level. “As Passport became more and more successful, many of our loyal customers decided to stay away d

Washington State Wine Partners with Seattle Magazine for Enhanced Wine Award Program

SEATTLE (March 17, 2016) — Washington State Wine partners with Seattle magazine’s 2016 Washington Wine Awards to present three awards that will honor the businesses and individuals who prove to be champions of the Washington State wine industry: Best Restaurant to Experience Washingto

Portland Grand Tasting: Taste Columbia Gorge wine in Portland

Columbia River Gorge, OR/WA – March 17, 2016 — On Friday, April 1, 2016, over 20 Columbia Gorge wineries will be pouring their wines at Castaway Portland. From 6pm to 8pm wine lovers can enjoy some of the 45 premium grape varieties grown in the Columbia Gorge, socialize with win

Yakima Valley wineries offer Spring Barrel tasting activities during two weekends in April

(Yakima, Wash) –It is the most popular annual event for Yakima Valley vintners, and also for those in the know who appreciate the fine wines coming from the Yakima Valley. It is Spring Barrel Tasting, and this year it will be twice as good with festivities spread over two weeken

Prestigious Wineries, Guest Speakers and Chefs to headline Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine – The World of Cabernet Sauvignon

WALLA WALLA, WA – More than 60 Walla Walla Valley winemakers, three internationally known guest winemakers, two Master Sommeliers and four award-winning chefs will come together this June for Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine – The World of Cabernet Sauvignon. The fourth annual event

50+ Walla Walla Valley Wineries to pour for Trade, Consumers during annual events in Seattle & Portland

WALLA WALLA, WA – More than 50 wineries will bring the Walla Walla Valley tasting experience to downtown Seattle on Monday, February 8, 2016, and then to Portland on February 29, 2016. During the Walla Walla Wine @ tasting series, patrons can mingle with acclaimed Walla Walla Valley w

Washington State Wine Recognized on Top Wine Lists of 2015

SEATTLE (Dec. 18, 2015) – Three of the nation’s most influential wine magazines have awarded Washington State with top accolades for the 2015 year. Wine Spectator, Wine Enthusiast and Wine & Spirits have released their “Top” of 2015 lists, which celebrate 42 Washington State wines

Taste Washington Announces 2016 Dates

SEATTLE – Visit Seattle and Washington State Wine invite wine lovers to mark their calendars; Taste Washington, the nation’s largest single-region wine and food event, will take place March 31- April 3, 2016, at various venues throughout Seattle. Tickets to all four days of events are

Auction of Washington Wines boosts wine industry’s research program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SEATTLE (Dec. 2, 2015) – Research coordinated by the Washington State Wine Commission received a major boost from the Auction of Washington Wines. A $200,000 contribution will help support viticulture and enology research next year at Washington State University.

Celebrating Thanksgiving Weekend with Gorge Wine Gives Back

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Columbia River Gorge, OR/ WA – October 29, 2015— The wineries of the Columbia Gorge are celebrating and giving thanks for a wonderful harvest this vintage.  With so much to be grateful for this year many of them are extending very heavy discounts to t

2015 Vintage; One for the Books

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Columbia River Gorge, OR/ WA – October 8, 2015– The 2015 harvest was not without its challenges, but will prove to be worth them all. A unique growing season brought very early ripening and presented winemakers and growers with many difficult decision

Walla Walla Valley to Launch Exclusive Auction for Wine Trade

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 30, 2015, WALLA WALLA, WA – The Walla Walla Valley Wine Alliance is thrilled to announce a new auction for the wine trade, to take place April 17-18, 2016 in Walla Walla, Washington. Reveal Walla Walla Valley Wine will feature 35 one of a kind wine lot

Yakima Valley’s Harvest Starts Strong

 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Yakima, Wash (Aug. 10, 2015) –  Washington’s first wine grape harvest of the season began in the Yakima Valley on August 7, 18 days earlier than 2014, which was an early harvest year. 2015 is believed to be the earliest wine grape harvest in Washington State

Venture out – Washington State Wine Month is Here

SEATTLE (July 31, 2015) — August is Washington State Wine Month. Starting Aug. 1, the Washington State wine industry will launch promotions to encourage wine lovers to visit Washington wineries and tasting rooms, and save big on their favorite Washington wines. Washington State Wine M

From humble beginnings, Adamant Cellars celebrates 10 years of crafting ultra-premium Walla Walla Valley wines

(WALLA WALLA, Wash.)—What began more than 20 years ago as a hobby in the basement of their Portland home has evolved into a dream business for Devin and Debra Stinger, who are on the cusp of celebrating their 10th anniversary as owners of Walla Walla’s Adamant Cellars. Through passion

Seattle Chef John Sundstrom announced as Guest Chef for Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine – The World of Merlot

––– For Immediate Release –––  WALLA WALLA, WA – Seattle-based chef John Sundstrom will serve as guest chef for Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine – The World of Merlot. Sundstrom will cook alongside premier Walla Walla chefs Andrae Bopp of Andrae’s Kitchen and Jim Cooley of Bon Appeti

¡Salud! to Syrah

– Provided by Maxwell PR on behalf of McMenamins– The first leaf buds may just be appearing on the grape vines, but McMenamins is already busy preparing for the 14thAnnual Celebration of Syrah at McMenamins Edgefield Winery, taking place this April 10 and 11. The two-day revelry of wi