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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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    Judges nominations grow for Great Northwest Invitational Wine Competition

    HOOD RIVER, Ore. – It’s not the easiest judging to organize, but the standards for next week’s annual Great Northwest Invitational Wine Competition are simple. If one of 20 West Coast wine influentials is a fan of...

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    Affordable red wines from the Great Northwest

    Finding a red wine for $15 or less is always so much fun. It’s so much easier to say, “Let’s open a bottle of wine tonight for dinner” when the price is not much more than a...

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    Snoqualmie gets greener with new eco-capsules

    PATERSON, Wash. – Snoqualmie Vineyards, one of Washington’s greenest wineries, is rolling out a new eco-design wine capsules. The first wines to feature the new capsules are the 2014 reds and 2015 white wines. The new eco-friendly...

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    Actor Kyle MacLachlan pursues bears, Walla Walla wine

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – You may know Kyle MacLachlan as Portlandia’s mayor or as Dune’s Paul Atreides, or perhaps as Dale Cooper in Twin Peaks or as Trey MacDougal in Sex and the City. You probably don’t know...

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    Leonetti pays tribute to Italian roots with new wines

    MILTON-FREEWATER, Ore. – Chris Figgins knows he has a good thing going. He wants to put his own mark on his family’s famous winery while also paying tribute to his Italian heritage. Figgins, president and director of...

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    Koenig Vineyards dessert wine tops 7th Idaho Wine Competition

    BOISE, Idaho – A dessert wine from one of Idaho’s top winemakers won best of show Tuesday afternoon at the seventh annual Idaho Wine Competition. Koenig Vineyards’ 2014 Botrytis Single Berry Select Riesling, a late-harvest Riesling made...

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    7th annual Idaho Wine Competition is today

    BOISE – The seventh annual Idaho Wine Competition, presented by Great Northwest Wine, commences today with a record 169 entries from the burgeoning Idaho wine industry. The competition takes place today at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in...

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    SeVein Vineyard rises as some of best grapes in Great Northwest

    MILTON-FREEWATER, Ore. – The unearthly shriek of the bird “cannon“ echoes off the gentle slopes of SeVein Vineyards, fired by soon-to-be assistant vineyard manager Oliver May as tries to deter, however briefly, flocks of birds from ravaging...

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    Pinot Gris a food-friendly Northwest favorite

    One of the most food-friendly wines to invade the Pacific Northwest in recent times is Pinot Gris, most famous in France’s Alsace region or northern Italy (where it’s known as Pinot Grigio). And here in the Great...

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