• Historic Walla Walla Vintners set to release first estate wines

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – Walla Walla Vintners, one of the Walla Walla Valley’s oldest and most acclaimed wineries, is poised to release the first estate wines in its 22-year history. Longtime winemaking friends Myles Anderson and Gordy...

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  • Northwest vineyards track ahead of cooler vintages

    JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — Pacific Northwest vineyards for the wine industry are ripening along the lines of a moderate vintage after the growing degrees that were gains during the month of July, according to acclaimed climate researcher Greg...

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  • Cabernet Summit earns praise for Red Mountain wines, hospitality

    BENTON CITY, Wash. – Red Mountain continues to grow its fan base in Washington state for Cabernet Sauvignon, but these growers and winemakers hope the second annual Cabernet Summit will build the thirst for their wines beyond...

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  • Kendall Mix takes over as winemaker at Wahluke Wine Co.

    MATTAWA, Wash. – Canadian-born Kendall Mix has been one of Washington’s most talented winemakers since he arrived in 1993. Now, he ranks among the state’s most important figures by taking over the winemaking at Jerry Milbrandt’s Wahluke...

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  • IPNC sets table for celebration of Oregon, Pinot Noir

    McMINNVILLE, Ore. – Ask an international wine expert what Oregon is known for, and it’s a safe bet they will answer “Pinot Noir.” It’s a reputation that’s well-deserved yet hard-earned. In the world of marketing, it’s also...

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  • Kickstarter fans raise toast to Liberty Bottleworks near Yakima

    UNION GAP, Wash. — They didn’t really need the help of Backer No. 1221 because with a week to go Liberty Bottleworks in Union Gap, Wash., near Yakima is just a few drops from attaining Kickstarter funding...

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  • Eritage resort prepares to open this fall in Walla Walla

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. — It’s a dream that’s been in decade in the making, but Va Piano Vineyards founder Justin Wylie is poised this fall to open Eritage, his wine country resort just outside of Walla Walla....

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  • Shane Collins leaves Tsillan Cellars to join Rocky Pond Winery

    CHELAN, Wash. – Lake Chelan winemaker Shane Collins wasn’t looking to leave stately Tsillan Cellars, but Rocky Pond Winery offered him an exciting opportunity that allows him to continue to work and live in the community where...

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  • Greg Jones serves both as director of business, communication and the environment at Southern Oregon University in Ashland, as well as professor of environmental science and policy.
    Linfield hires Greg Jones to lead wine studies program

    McMINNVILLE, Ore. — Linfield College in Oregon’s Willamette Valley made international news Friday with its nascent wine studies program by hiring Greg Jones to become its director of wine education. Last year, Wine Business Monthly tabbed Jones,...

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  • Maryhill Winery rosé rises to top of Washington State Wine Competition

    GRANDVIEW, Wash. — Maryhill Winery, a destination for Columbia Gorge travelers, dominated the 34th annual Washington State Wine Competition with a showing of 15 gold medals that included seven best of class awards, best white wine and...

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