Wine Yakima Valley

Wine Yakima Valley is inviting
wine enthusiasts to its inaugural
Winemaker’s Table event April 28, 29.
Exclusive vertical tasting of library wines,
current vintages and barrel samples
from your favorite winery.
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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

Spring Barrel Tasting

Spring Barrel Tasting weekend, April 27–29, 2018, is the most popular annual event for Yakima Valley vintners and those who appreciate the fine wines coming from the Valley. Sample unfinished wine right from the barrel, gain insight into the artistic process at each winery, and get a jump on tasting and purchasing some of the best wines in wine country.

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 samples from your favorite winery. Tastings will be held hourly from 11:00am–4:00pm.

Wine & Philanthropy

The wine industry supports a wide range of initiatives from local education, animal welfare, and food programs, to large-scale events such as the Auction of Washington wine which raised $4.1 million last year for its beneficiaries, including Seattle Children’s hospital, Washington State University’s Viticulture and Enology research program and an annual industry grant.

Upcoming Events

Winemaker Vineyard Walk at Domanico Cellars 0

🕔April 27, 2018, 00:00

1pm – Every Friday – This is a free event. It is spring and the Vineyard is coming to life. Come take a stroll along side Winemaker and Vineyard Owner Jason Domanico as he coaxes the vines out of winter

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Spring Barrel Wine Glass Etching @ Domanico Cellars 0

🕔April 27, 2018, 00:00

Friday April 27th 2018, 6:30pm – 9:00pm It’s Spring Barrel weekend in the Yakima Valley and that means you need a festive glass to take with you on your tasting adventures! Join us and personalize a glass with your choice of witty

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Spring Barrel Tasting 0

40+ wineries between Yakima and Tri-Cities. 🕔April 27, 2018, 10:00

Apr 27, 2018 – Apr 29, 2018 Spring Barrel Tasting weekend is your chance to get a jump on tasting and purchasing some of the best wines in wine country. A visit to the Valley on this weekend will allow

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Wilridge Winery will serve wines around the dining table in the recently completed winery on Naches Heights @ Winemaker's Table. ow.ly/wKdg30jwrJS #springbarreltasting #winemaker's table Paul Beveridge ...

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J. Bell Cellars will be showcasing their Sunridge Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon vertical at winemaker's table.tasting includes two library vintages, current release, and a barrel sample.http://ow.ly/Jhfj30jwrdB #winemaker'stable, #springbarreltasting Jbell Cellars ...