A look back at 2018 Harvest at Owen Roe Winery during Flavor Camp. Special thank you to Crushed Grape Chronicles for capturing the video. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i5ZcKUHpoo4[/embed]...

Oct. 2018 - Yakima Valley wineries are beginning to bring in the final haul for the 2018 harvest.  The fruit is spectacular with exceptional color and flavors. Winemakers are anticipating the 2018 vintage to be intense,...

The 2018 vintage started out with a moderately cool, wet winter, with average snowfall in the Yakima Valley. A cool trend going into spring gave growers a thought of another 2011 vintage. As a result, bud...

Longer growing season results in higher yields and excellent quality. Yakima Valley, Wash — (Oct. 20, 2016) — The 2016 winegrape harvest is winding down in the Yakima Valley. The overall impression: Great vintage. Last winter’s...

[caption id="attachment_717" align="alignleft" width="432"] Winemaker Justin Neufeld[/caption] Ah, 2012. We shall remember you fondly-from your slightly earlier and warmer spring to your consistently hot and sunny summer and, finally, your nonstop, promising crush. From what he's...

The following slideshow is a taste of autumn in the Yakima Valley. Harvest continues as does the fabulous fall colors, special events and festivals, and of course the laid back lifestyle that is the Yakima...

Our Rural Lifestyle ~ Yakima Valley [caption id="attachment_540" align="alignleft" width="360"] Stoli checking ripeness at Two Mountain Winery[/caption] [caption id="attachment_539" align="alignleft" width="338"] Tad checking sugars at Culura Wine[/caption] [caption id="attachment_537" align="alignleft" width="403"] Tempranillo (translated as "little early one") is...

Harvest season is here. The following are harvest reports submitted by Yakima Valley growers within the past five days. Red Willow Vineyard September 5, 2012 Harvest Blessing and first fruit of the season [caption id="attachment_422" align="aligncenter" width="291"] Red Willow...