Monthly Archives: May 2013

Warm Spring Keeps Growers Busy

The Yakima Valley has experienced an unseasonably warm spring keeping wine grape growers busy. Warm weather this time of year shows the promise of another great vintage. “An early bloom usually means a good vintage,” according to Dick Boushey, Boushey … Continue reading

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A Brief History of Wine in the Yakima Valley

The Yakima Valley cultivates as much diversity and quality as any agricultural region on Earth. Apples, cherries, peaches, nectarines, pears, and more fill a rich cornucopia. Completing this bounty is a remarkable spectrum of world-class wine grapes. The first grape … Continue reading

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Toast to Construction

Wine and agriculture leaders from across the state will gather for the Walter Clore Wine and Culinary Center’s “Toast to Construction” celebration on Friday, May 24, beginning at 11 a.m., 2140 Wine Country Road, Prosser, WA. Currently under construction and … Continue reading

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