Wine Yakima Valley

Wine Yakima Valley is inviting
wine enthusiasts to its annual
Catch the Crush event
October 13, 14.
Each winery offers its own
celebratory events, including grape stomps,
harvest and crush activities, tours,
free-run juice, hors d’oeuvres, live
music, and of course wine

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Deep Roots in the Yakima Valley

Deep Roots in the Yakima Valley 0

52 Weeks of Wine 🕔August 28, 2014

Roots run deep in the Yakima Valley. This is true for both the vines and the multi generational farming families that are beginning the 2014 harvest. This week’s blog is a “hats off” to those who have dedicated 30 plus

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Chinook Wines: Quintessential Yakima Valley

Chinook Wines: Quintessential Yakima Valley 0

52 Weeks of Wine , Uncategorized 🕔August 22, 2014

Today’s post is an excerpt of an article posted on Washington Tasting Room website. Read the full article here. “WE REALLY don’t have that in mind,” says Kay Simon, co-owner of Chinook Wines, dismissing the notion of retirement.  Her husband, Clay

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Yakima Valley’s Five Vines in various stages of veraison

Yakima Valley’s Five Vines in various stages of veraison 0

Uncategorized 🕔August 18, 2014

This week’s blog post offers a look at the five Cabernet Sauvignon vines we are monitoring throughout the growing season. Each of these vines is located in a different meso climate or sub AVA within the Yakima Valley appellation. The images reflect

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Cabernet Sauvignon in Veraison

Cabernet Sauvignon in Veraison 0

Uncategorized 🕔August 1, 2014

We’ve read from our Five Vine grower participants this summer that Cabernet Sauvignon is one of the later  varieties to ripen. Kerry Shiels of DuBrul Vineyard announced this morning that the Cabernet vine at DuBrul Vineyard is in veraison. During the month of August the grapes

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