05 Mar Winery Spotlight ~ VanArnam Vineyards
VanArnam Vineyards is a family-owned winery that sits adjacent to the vineyard with Mt. Adams and Mt. Rainier in the background. This limited-production winery offers exceptional wines that are only available at the winery. You don’t want to miss this stop—it may be your only chance to purchase these robust wines. The patio is perfect for picnics…so bring something yummy to eat and enjoy a glass of this phenomenal wine while you soak up the view. The tasting room is open every weekend 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Valentine’s Day through Thanksgiving..
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Located in the Rattlesnake Hills sub-appellation of the Yakima Valley is Zillah. Here you will find a handful of smaller producers creating stellar wines in an eclectic set of tasting rooms. There are more wineries in this neighborhood than space to write about them. The following is a list of the stand-out tasting rooms you won’t want to miss during your visit to the Rattlesnake Hills region of the Yakima Valley.
1305 Gilbert Rd., Zillah, WA