Superior hillside sites shine in years like this. The finale of the 2019 wine grape harvest resulted in last-minute changes sending winemakers and grape growers scurrying to get ahead of the unseasonal weather. Although some acreage remains...

Autumn is a vibrant time in the Yakima Valley. Days are getting shorter and leaves are turning red and orange, dotting the horizon with beautiful warm colors, a sure sign that fall is in the...

Yakima Valley Grape Growers Excited About 2019 Vintage Veraison in Wine Country Yakima, Wash., — Aug 9, 2019 — The home stretch to harvest has begun, and there are happy faces all around Yakima Valley’s wine country. Not to...

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...