• Walter Gehringer is the winemaking brother at Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery in Oliver, British Columbia.
    Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery turns science into art

    OLIVER, British Columbia — If you’re science-minded, iconoclastic and love good wine, then Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery in British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley should be a destination. On the one hand, Gehringer Brothers has won so many awards...

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  • Sager Small, 29, is a student in Walla Walla Community College's viticulture and enology program.
    Sager Small set to take College Cellars education back to Woodward Canyon

    LOWDEN, Wash. — Every so often parents get what they want from their kids without even having to ask. Rick Small and Darcey Fugman-Small of acclaimed Woodward Canyon Winery in the Walla Walla Valley are among those...

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  • College Cellars spins Muscat into gold year after year

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. — Grapes in the Muscat family were cultivated by the ancient Greeks and Romans, but many wine lovers haven’t experienced Muscat Ottonel. College Cellars of Walla Walla is working to change that. It’s a...

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  • Okanagan Nation turns Nk’Mip Cellars into Canadian success

    OSOYOOS, British Columbia – Nk’Mip Cellars may be the most unique winery you will ever have the pleasure to visit. It’s the first aboriginal-owned and-operated winery in North America, and a flagship property of the Osoyoos Indian...

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  • Roundtable discussion with next generation of women winemakers

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. — Great Northwest Wine recently met with a group of first-year students in Walla Walla Community College’s Enology and Viticulture program to talk with them about how they see their futures as women winemakers....

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  • Plan for Walla Walla’s Fall Release Weekend

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – As the 2016 harvest draws to a close, winemakers celebrate by scrubbing the deep purple stains from their hands and popping corks on new wines to share with friends, family and customers old...

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  • Fiona Mak, a recent graduate of Walla Walla Community College's enology and viticulture program, is now an enologist at Artifex in Walla Walla.
    Inside Walla Walla’s Artifex: More than a custom-crush facility

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. — It’s the height of the harvest in the Walla Walla Valley, and Artifex is humming along at a pace that could be described as a controlled frenzy. Six full-time staff and a harvest...

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  • California’s Jackson Family buys Oregon icon WillaKenzie Estate

      YAMHILL, Ore. – Jackson Family Wines has acquired WillaKenzie Estate, deepening its investment in Oregon and affirming its commitment to producing high-quality wines from the region. WillaKenzie Estate is an acclaimed Willamette Valley producer of single-vineyard...

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  • Walla Walla winemaking class creates pied de cuve for Carmenere

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – Somehow, I have become the Voodoo Mistress of the Walla Walla Community College Enology and Viticulture program. And when I say voodoo, I mean pied de cuve. And when I say pied de...

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  • Walla Walla’s SuLei Cellars looks to expand

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – SuLei Cellars is the brainchild of Elaine Jomwe and Tanya Woodley. They’ve known each other for half their lives, been together for 16 years, have been married for nearly three years, and are...

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