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2014 Troon Vineyard Longue Carabine

2014 Troon Vineyard Longue Carabine

2014 Troon Vineyard Longue Carabine Applegate Valley Southern Oregon 143 cases produced Cork enclosure The back label describes this white wine as “a mysterious blend of grapes from the south of France” but a little detective work on the Troon Vineyard website reveals the

“The Fat Jew” and The Founders Of “White Girl Problems” Launch a Pinot Grigio in Time for the Holidays

NEW YORK (November 2016) – SWISH Beverages, a company founded by “The Fat Jew” and the creators of “White Girl Problems,” announced today their newest product: Family Time is Hard, a revitalizing Pinot Grigio designed to make life a little more tolerable around the holidays. Pin
2015 Matanzas Creek Winery Sauvignon blanc

2015 Matanzas Creek Winery Sauvignon blanc

2015 Matanzas Creek Winery Sauvignon blanc Sonoma County AVA California n 2015, the Sonoma County experienced a warm growing season so grape growers in the area had to work hard to maintain decent acid levels. Happily Matanzas Creek did a good job retaining acidity in this Sauvignon b
2014 Troon Vineyard Vermentino-Sauvignon White Blend

2014 Troon Vineyard Vermentino

2014 Troon Vineyard Vermentino Applegate Valley Southern Oregon AVA Oregon Only 167 cases produced Screw cap closure A unique field blend of mostly Vermentino with some Sauvignon blanc, the grapes in this wine were grown, harvested and fermented together. This winemaking technique is
2015 Barrymore by Carmel Road Pinot grigio

2015 Barrymore by Carmel Road Pinot grigio

2015 Barrymore by Carmel Road Pinot grigio California A unique collaboration between Drew Barrymore and winery Carmel Road, this wine was meant to be shared with family and friends. And the Winerabblers found that it exceeded our expectations and had enough acidity to please our palat

Sunset Magazine’s October 2016 issue is out and it names Reustle-Prayer Rock Vineyards Grüner Veltliner – Smaragd as BEST IN CLASS.

As seen on page 6 of their October issue, Reustle-Prayer Rock Vineyards 2014 Grüner Veltliner – Smaragd, named in respect to Austria’s Wachau wine region’s highest classification of white wine, not only won a GOLD MEDAL but was named “BEST IN CLASS” durin

Oregon Wine Competition Winners Announced

JACKSONVILLE, OREGON–The Oregon Wine Competition awards were announced Wednesday, August 24 at 6 p.m. at the Oregon Wine Experience in Jacksonville, Oregon, with Best of Show awards going to Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars, Pebblestone Cellars, and Plaisance Ranch. All of the award-

Bells Up Winery Open to Public for Labor Day Weekend

NEWBERG, OR (August 1, 2016) — Bells Up Winery (www.bellsupwinery.com) will be open to the public for Labor Day weekend, Saturday and Sunday (September 3–4). The winery’s estate tasting room will be open from noon to 4:00 p.m. each day. Located in the Chehalem Mountains AVA, Bells Up
2015 Pike Road Pinot gris

2015 Pike Road Pinot gris

2015 Pike Road Pinot gris Willamette Valley Oregon 8000 cases produced ecently launched, Pike Road is Elk Cove’s sister winery, allowing second generation winemaker Adam Campbell the ability to work with grapes beyond those from their estate vineyards, and grown throughout the W
2014 Kendall-Jackson Sauvignon blanc

2014 Kendall-Jackson Sauvignon blanc

2014 Kendall-Jackson Sauvignon blanc Vintner’s Reserve California There was a lot of hubbub when the Kendall-Jackson family bought a winery and several vineyards in Oregon’s Willamette Valley. While everyone may have been happy to see our wine region finally getting the pu

Riesling Invasion Takes Over Portland on July 23rd

PORTLAND, OREGON. More than forty Oregon winemakers will convene on Saturday, July 23rd for the third annual Riesling Invasion. This public event celebrating riesling from across the state will take place at Jacobsen Salt Company (602 SE Salmon St.) from 5 pm to 9 pm. Riesling, Oregon
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

Hyde de Villaine Makes Long-Term Commitment to Napa Valley

HELENA, CA (June 20, 2016) — Hyde de Villaine (HdV) purchased in May 2016 a 33.5 acre parcel at the corner of Silverado Trail and Trancas Street in Napa Valley, California. The property comprises 24 acres of vineyard, a 3,750-square-foot winery and a residence. The location has been t

Fullerton Wines Expands Distribution with C & G Wines

Portland, Oregon – June 14, 2017 – Fullerton Wines has signed with C & G Wines to distribute their wines in both Washington and Oregon. Having successfully self-distributed in the Oregon market to date, the Fullerton family looks to the future with excitement. The well-reputed tea
2014 Vincent Wines Pinot blanc

2014 Vincent Wines Pinot blanc

2014 Vincent Wines Pinot blanc Mora Vineyard Willamette Valley Oregon inot blanc is one of our favorite varietals! Tart, mineral notes are what we crave and this wine delivers all that and more. In the cellar, Vincent handles this wine similar to a Chardonnay. He allows the wine to go
2012 Love & Squalor Antsy Pants Riesling

2012 Love & Squalor Antsy Pants Riesling

2012 Love & Squalor Antsy Pants Riesling Willamette Valley Oregon 59 cases produced ade by Matt Berson, one of the most chill winemakers the Winerabblers know, this Riesling is an acid-lover’s dream! Although Matt may be relaxed when you meet him, he works hard to tease out
2012 Analemma Wines Gewürztraminer

2013 Analemma Wines Atavus Gewürztraminer

2013 Analemma Wines Atavus Gewürztraminer Atavus Vineyard Columbia Gorge Oregon ased in Mosier, on the Oregon side of the Columbia River gorge, Analemma Wines is taking a creative approach to winemaking in the Pacific Northwest. This dry Gewürztraminer is a great example of their inno

King Estate Winery Promotes Two in Winemaking

(Eugene, OR) — King Estate Winery Co-founder and CEO Ed King announces two key promotions in the winemaking department that will position the iconic Oregon winery for even greater growth and success. Raymond Nuclo, who has served as Director of Viticulture for the past three yea

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
2014 Contadino Vivaci Pinot grigio

2014 Contadino Pinot grigio

2014 Contadino Pinot grigio Venezio Tipica Italy ere’s another Trader Joe’s wine that we pick up on a regular basis. It’s a nice, slightly bubbly, Pinot grigio from Italy with a distinct label that’s easy to find on their shelves. Do yourself a favor and don

Reustle wins Best of Class Viognier, Double Gold Grüner Veltliner & Double Gold Grüner Veltliner Reserve… plus 14 other wines receive medals at Savor NW

[Roseburg, OR March 8, 2016]– Reustle-Prayer Rock Vineyards 2014 Viognier earned the “Best of Class” designation at the 2016 Savor NorthWest Wine Competition held in Cannon Beach, Oregon. In addition, Reustle brought home two DOUBLE GOLD Medals – one each for their 2014 Grüner Veltlin
2014 Floriana Grüner Veltliner

2014 Floriana Grüner Veltliner

2014 Floriana Grüner Veltliner Hungary ur love letter to a mouthful of a grape– oh Grüner Veltliner, let us count the ways we love thee… your mouthfeel is lithe and bright and you always smell like fresh rain on a summer day. You are often the color of morning dew drops and tast
2014 Walter Scott Willamette Valley Chardonnay

2014 Walter Scott Willamette Valley Chardonnay

2014 Walter Scott Willamette Valley Chardonnay Willamette Valley AVA Oregon 350 cased produced tarted by Ken Pahlow and Erica Landon after years of pining for their own wine label, Walter Scott Wines finally became a reality in 2008. Named after Ken’s grandfather (Walter) and hi
2014 Brooks Winery Sunset Viiew Vineyard Riesling

2014 Brooks Winery Sunset View Riesling

2014 Brooks Winery Sunset View Vineyard Riesling Sunset View Vineyard Eola-Amity Hills sub AVA Willamette Valley AVA Oregon 50 cases produced s many of you know, the Winerabblers are riesling fans! In fact, during our very first visit to Brooks Winery we signed up for their wine club&
2014 Woven Wineworks Estate Pinot gris

2014 Woven Wineworks Estate Pinot gris (No. 4)

2014 Woven Wineworks Estate Pinot gris (No.4) Covey Ridge Vineyard Willamette Valley AVA Oregon 130 cases produced oven Wineworks is truly a family affair and labor of love. With the help of extended family members, Elaina Spring, the winery’s designated ambassador, is a lot lik
2012 Anam Cara Dry Riesling

2012 Anam Cara Dry Riesling

2012 Anam Cara Dry Riesling Chehalem Mountains sub AVA Willamette Valley AVA Oregon udos to all the wineries who have adopted the International Riesling Foundation (IRF) Scale. Not familiar with a winery’s riesling, this can help you find one to your liking. The handy scale can

2015 Oregon Harvest Report

Once again, the Oregon wine industry experienced another extraordinary, nearly ideal growing season. The 2015 vintage began with warm weather conditions in the winter that continued throughout spring and summer. Yet, light scattered showers in late August and a return to normalcy in S
2013 ROCO Chardonnay

2013 ROCO Chardonnay

2013 ROCO Chardonnay k, we’re going to wax poetic about this wine for a moment…this is a excellent Chardonnay with a strong acidic backbone, yet a kiss of oak that creates an amazing textural mouthfeel. Winemaker Rollin Soles really hit it out of the park with this wine! M

Third Annual Wine Tourism Day To Give Back To Community

Red Lodge, MT: October 12, 2015 – Wineries and wine-related businesses have joined together to celebrate the third annual Wine Tourism Day on November 7, 2015 by hosting events throughout North America. This year’s Wine Tourism Day is focused on giving back to our communities. M