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    Great Northwest Destination Wineries: Col Solare

    Editor’s note: This is the ninth in an occasional series on destination wineries of the Pacific Northwest. Red Mountain has been a special place for the better part of four decades, ever since Jim Holmes and John Williams decided...

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    Pinot Gris and food from the sea

    It’s easy to love Pacific Northwest Pinot Gris – especially with all the fresh seafood we enjoy in our corner of the world. Pinot Gris, a grape most often associated with France (Alsace) and Italy (where it’s...

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    Northwest wines fare well at granddaddy of wine competitions

    POMONA, Calif. – Nearly 40 Pacific Northwest wines earned gold or better at one of the oldest wine competitions in the United States. Nine Northwest wines earned best in class and another 27 were gold at the...

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    Bob Betz reflects on a most interesting life in wine

    WOODINVILLE, Wash. – One of the finest gentlemen in the Washington wine industry also is one of its most talented winemakers. Bob Betz of Betz Family Winery has been an integral part of the state wine industry...

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    Veraison comes early to Washington wine grapes

    With one of the earliest reports ever of grapes beginning to change color in Washington state, 2013 is shaping up to be one of the warmest vintages on record. On Monday, a grape grower reported to Ste....

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    Washington’s J. Bookwalter continues to evolve

    RICHLAND, Wash. – One of Walla Walla’s most acclaimed winemakers has moved west to take over the cellar at one of the state’s oldest producers. Caleb Foster is now the head winemaker for J. Bookwalter in Richland,...

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    The art of blending with DeLille’s Chris Upchurch

    WOODINVILLE, Wash. – Back in the early 1990s, four men got together to start a winery. The result was DeLille Cellars, which has gone on to become one of Washington’s most cherished and revered producers. Greg Lill...

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    Ste. Michelle helps Duckhorn plant Red Mountain vineyard

    RED MOUNTAIN, Wash. – Thanks to a little help from new friends, Duckhorn Wine Co.‘s new Washington vineyard was planted a vintage earlier than expected. The 20-acre site high on Red Mountain was planted in mid-June, thanks...

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    Great Northwest Destination Wineries: Woodward Canyon Winery

    Editor’s note: This is the eighth in an occasional series on destination wineries of the Pacific Northwest. LOWDEN, Wash. – And to think that Rick Small nearly went to architecture school. Instead, his father wanted to keep him...

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    Maryhill Winery earns ‘Winery of Year’ in San Francisco

    SAN FRANCISCO – A Washington winery was named Winery of the Year at the nation’s largest and most prestigious international wine competition. Maryhill Winery in Goldendale brought home the title after winning 26 medals, including two best-in-class...

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