Wine Yakima Valley

Wine Yakima Valley is inviting
wine and chocolate enthusiasts
to its annual Red Wine & Chocolate
event weekend, February 17th - 19th.
This weekend provides a distinctive
and elegant offering of fine chocolate
and fine wine!
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First

Yakima Valley was the first winegrowing appellation established in Washington State, and the entire Pacific Northwest. The official American Viticultural Area (AVA) was designated in 1983.

Most

Yakima Valley cultivates 17,000 acres of wine grapes, the most of any appellation in Washington State, and the entire Pacific Northwest. Yakima Valley vines supply half of Washington’s wine production, including 80 local wineries.

Best

Yakima Valley vineyards support the best Washington State and Pacific Northwest wineries, including Quilceda Creek, DeLille Cellars, Andrew Will, Col Solare, Côte Bonneville, Betz Family, Owen Roe, and many more.

Spotlights

Secret Crush

What's your Secret Crush? An event not to be missed, Secret Crush will feature award-winning wines, 90+ rated vintages, wine pairings with exquisite heavy appetizers, and an interactive educational tasting discussing the flavor profiles of wines grown in the Yakima Valley AVA. This exclusive event will take place Friday, February 16, 6pm - 9pm.

Red Wine & Chocolate

The natural affinity between dark chocolate and red wine is no secret. Red Wine & Chocolate event weekend — February 17–19 in the Yakima Valley — provides a distinctive and elegant offering of fine chocolate and fine wine. Visit during Presidents' Day as more than 40 wineries pair sumptuous chocolate desserts with their very own remarkable red wines.

Winemaker's Table

Reserve your seat at the inaugural Winemaker’s Table during the 2018 Spring Barrel Tasting. Yakima Valley’s newest event offers an intimate tasting with your favorite winemaker, April 28–29. Enjoy an exclusive vertical tasting of library wines, current vintages and barrel sales from your favorite winery. Tastings will be held hourly from 11:00am–4:00pm.

Upcoming Events

Buy Local Give Local at Purple Star Winery 0

Purple Star Winery
56504 N. East Roza Rd.
Benton City, WA 99320
🕔January 26, 2018, 11:00

Buy Local Give Local Join us and Seattle Children’s Hospital Bargain Boutique for a pop-up shop at the winery. Sip wine and browse a fantastic selection of one of a kind finds! Purple Star Winery will be donating all tasting

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AntoLin Cellars Presents: Stimulus Package 0

AntoLin Cellars
14 N. Front St.
Yakima, WA
🕔January 26, 2018, 19:00

AntoLin Cellars Presents: Stimulus Package Friday, January 26th 7pm-9pm, No Cover These local musicians deliver a high-energy performance of rock & roll that is sure to have you on your feet all night! Savor award-winning wines in their comfortable, casual

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Washington vs. Spain Tasting at the Clore Center 0

Walter Clore Wine & Culinary Center
2140A Wine Country Rd.
Prosser, WA
🕔January 27, 2018, 14:00

WASHINGTON vs. SPAIN TASTING SATURDAY, JANUARY 27, 2:00PM – 3:00PM Join us to compare classic varietals grown and produced around the world against the same varietals grown and produced in Washington. Learn how differences in climate, vineyard practices, soil type, and

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Secret Crush

February 16, 2018, 6:00pm - February 16, 2018, 9:00pm

Do you have a Secret Crush for Valentines? What better way to celebrate with your sweetheart than a weekend of red wine and chocolate confections. This year you can complement your Red Wine & Chocolate event weekend with an evening of Yakima Valley’s highest rated wines. The event will feature award-winning, 90+ rated vintages, wine pairings with exquisite heavy appetizers, and an interactive educational tasting discussing the flavor profiles of wines grown in the Yakima Valley AVA. For more information and tickets/combo-passes: wineyakimavalley.org/events-item/secret-crush/