And special thanks to the winemakers who attended, always great to talk to Bitner Vineyards ; …and Mary Bitner from
…sponsored receptions, Wine bloggers are known to roam the host city in search of wine. In Walla Walla, named for its wall-to-wall tasting rooms, attendees formed a downtown wine crawl. In Charlottesville, no restaurant on West Main was left unexplored by Rioja seekers. I hope Penticton is ready for us.
Then, hotel room parties carry on after the post-dinner events. It may be a private gathering or a sponsored soiree, but you can always count on tasting something interesting, if not …
Original painting by Emily Balivet - 2009
Move over fat, bloated, arrogant, and slothful wine gods, the wine goddesses are in town!
Meditrina was the Roman goddess of wine and the daughter of Apollo, as well as the cousin of Cupid. She was the deity in charge of wine, longevity and health. In fact, she often used wine, along with herbs, for healing. There's a rumor that the word, "medicine" came from …
Woodward Canyon Winery, known for their premium award-winning wines, is tucked away in the Walla Walla Valley at Lowden, Washington and was founded in 1981 by winemaker, Rick Small and his wife, Darcey Fugman-Small. Their line-up of wines include merlots, chardonnays, many other wine varietals, and last but not least, Woodward Canyon's selection of cabernet sauvignons. Their current selection of cabernet sauvignons include: Walla Walla Valley, Old Vines Reserve, Nelms Road…
Ever so light straw with tantalizing bouquet of sweet fruit loaded with green melon, green apples sunny fruit melange!
Palate--Gloriously bracing acidity that is razor sharp with nice creamy texture and a veritable fruit salad in your mouth. It finishes quite long with a touch of vanilla cream.
Would you like a quick suggestion for a good wine to drink tonight (or this weekend) that won't break your budget and is widely available? If so, you might want to check out the 2012 Canoe Ridge Vineyard Expeditionfrom the of State.
Our selection criteria include:
A very good Quality rating of >=3.5 stars (out of 5)
A price tag of <=$20
Must be widely available
Canoe , located in Walla Walla, Washington… Vineyard
By:: www.waterbrook.com ( 4/10/2013) - A brand of , is a relatively large producer in Walla Walla and is also one of the older wineries in the area. It has wide distribution on a national level so finding its wines shouldn't be too difficult. : Varietal blend: 91% [...]
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…taste Cooper ‘s stellar Company Walla Walla . This standout wine wasn't on the tasting list provided when we arrived at the event.
Thank you to all our friends who poured us a little-extra-special something from under the table!
In 2010, we were invited to Walla Walla, Double ! A select group of blogger Decadence Wine Tourto explore the eastern Washington terroir. Of course I went, off with anticipation and gusto. What is this wine? How will it taste? Mind you, I first stopped in Portalnd, for the most memorable experience at any WBC to date; The
brethren hopped on PDX Double Decker, a converted London City Bus, and hit the road to the, fueled on …
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