Monthly Archives: April 2012

Award winning Zinfandel and Petite Sirah at Thurston Wolfe

Zinfandel and Petite Sirah are two wine varieties typically associated with California. However, they are finding their way into Washington wine country as sites are identified that are suited for these temperamental varieties. Having grown up with them in California, … Continue reading

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Vineyard Spotlight: Upland Estates’ Todd Newhouse explains Pruning 101

It’s that time of year again: Pruning. All year long the vines’ “hair” is allowed to grow to hippie-like length and then come late winter we treat them like they are reporting to boot camp by giving them crew-cuts. In … Continue reading

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AntoLin Cellars debuts new tasting room for Spring Barrel weekend

We have a “buzz” building in Yakima with the growing number of wineries located in the downtown area. Visitors and locals alike can enjoy the beautiful spring weather while strolling between downtown tasting rooms and restaurants. The collaboration of Yakima … Continue reading

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Start planning! Spring Barrel Tasting is April 27-29

Whether you’re from the valley or planning a much-needed getaway, Spring Barrel Tasting is ready for you to take part in our wine-filled weekend of festivities. Friday, April 27 kicks off the three-day event weekend with wineries opening their cellars, … Continue reading

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A lesson in Sparkling Wine with Treveri Cellars

Sparkling wines make a festive addition to any occasion, and now as tastes evolve, they’ve become a wonderful accompaniment to multi-course dinners with pairings at each course, or enjoyed by the glass, or two, with a full meal. Recent information … Continue reading

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