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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Sense of place  

Sense of place   0

52 Weeks of Wine , Wine Country , Wineries 🕔June 30, 2017

First published in the Yakima Herald Republic June 29, 2017 by Barbara Glover The prominence of vineyard-designated wines in today’s market place is another example of consumers’ interest in learning the “sense of place” from the wine they enjoy. A

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In the Beginning…Kiona Vineyard Winery

In the Beginning…Kiona Vineyard Winery 0

52 Weeks of Wine , Wine Country 🕔June 27, 2017

Washington State’s wine industry began in the Yakima Valley. So it’s no surprise that some of the first historians in the region reside here.  Take for example John Williams, who established Kiona Vineyards & Winery in 1975. John and his

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Four off-beat wines perfect for summer

Four off-beat wines perfect for summer 0

52 Weeks of Wine , Wineries 🕔June 17, 2017

Originally published in the Yakima Herald Republic on June 14, 2017 by Barbara Glover The days of walking through the white wine section of your local grocery store or wine shop and choosing between two flavors — Chardonnay and Riesling

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It’s time to break out the summer wines

It’s time to break out the summer wines 0

Uncategorized 🕔June 6, 2017

As the weather gets warmer we begin eating lighter foods, cold dishes, and more salads. This change in weather and eating habits makes way for a new set of seasonal wines to enjoy. During the spring and summer months I

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Purple Star Wines – on the road in June

Purple Star Wines – on the road in June 0

52 Weeks of Wine 🕔May 28, 2017

If you have not experienced Purple Star Wines, you need to.  Kyle and Amy Johnson have created a fun, educational experience for guests who visit their tasting room just west of Red Mountain in Eastern Washington.  While your there, be

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Impressive at first sight ~ Terra Blanca Winery & Estate Vineyard

Impressive at first sight ~ Terra Blanca Winery & Estate Vineyard 0

52 Weeks of Wine 🕔April 3, 2017

Family owned and operated, Terra Blanca began as the vision of Keith and ReNae Pilgrim.  With their combined passion for wine and adventurous spirit, the founding of Terra Blanca quickly became a realty. After purchasing virgin land in a desert

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Summer vineyard tour date announced

Summer vineyard tour date announced 0

52 Weeks of Wine , Events 🕔March 29, 2017

Summer vineyard tour focuses on vineyard designate wines The prominence of vineyard-designated wines in today’s market place is another example of consumers’ interest in learning the “sense of place” from the wine they consume. American Viticultural Areas (AVAs) define the

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Côte Bonneville ~ one of Washington’s most dynamic brands

Côte Bonneville ~ one of Washington’s most dynamic brands 0

52 Weeks of Wine 🕔March 7, 2017

It’s been 25 years in the making. DuBrul Vineyard has served as the centerpiece for world class wines in Washington state from its very first harvest.  In 1992 when Hugh and Kathy Shiels planted the vineyard they knew that great

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All things Sparkle at Treveri Cellars

All things Sparkle at Treveri Cellars 0

52 Weeks of Wine 🕔February 2, 2017

February’s Featured Winery is Treveri Cellars –  Washington state’s exclusive sparkling wine house. Treveri Cellars produces some of the finest handcrafted sparkling wines in the United States. Family-owned and operated since its inception, Treveri prides itself on a tradition of

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Find YOUR Secret Crush

Find YOUR Secret Crush 0

52 Weeks of Wine , Events 🕔January 12, 2017

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

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