The Diversity of Washington Wine

The Diversity of Washington Wine

Wine EnthusiastDecember 19, 2018 Although the state grows many varieties, such as Cabernet Sauvignon and Riesling, they all share distinct qualities that make them uniquely Washington. Washington grows grape varieties ranging from Aglianico to Zinfandel. Still, a connective thread runs through the state’s wines. In general, these wines bring together a New World ripeness… Read More
2018 Wine Harvest Report: Oregon and Washington Vintners Are Pleased Despite a Hot Summer

2018 Wine Harvest Report: Oregon and Washington Vintners Are Pleased Despite a Hot Summer

Wine SpectatorDecember 17, 2018 Rain and cooler temperatures arrived just in time to produce balanced wines Washington withstands the heat To the north, 2018 delivered a kind growing season for Washington vintners. "The first surprise was how long it lasted," said Mike Januik, winemaker at Novelty Hill and Januik wineries. "But it was a… Read More

Alaska Beyond – Great Northwest

Press ReleaseDecember 2018Woodinville Wine Country was mentioned in the December issue (page 101) as part of the story “Great Northwest.” Woodinville was mentioned as a wine country counterpart to Eastern Washington, highlighted for its local tasting rooms.  VIEW FULL PRESS RELEASE  Read More
Book Your St. Nick’s Sip & Stay Weekend Now

Book Your St. Nick’s Sip & Stay Weekend Now

For anyone who loves the sights, sounds, and especially tastes of the holidays, this Friday, Saturday and Sunday are the most Woodinville time of the year. Our “O Chocolate Night” and annual St. Nick’s Holiday Open House Celebration will kick off the season’s merrymaking with three days of tasting, touring and treats. And to… Read More
wine toast - Woodinville Wine Country Gives Back to the Community

Woodinville Wine Country Gives Back to the Community

Our community is dedicated to supporting a variety of charitable causes year-round While Woodinville Wine Country is known for our award-winning wines, beer and other craft beverages, another well-known fact among locals and frequent visitors is the community’s commitment to giving back. Through our member organizations there are ways to… Read More
Merlot is back - Red Wine

Merlot is Back

By Guest Writer: Chris Upchurch I walked into the cellar the other day and a friend of mine was sporting a baseball hat that said, “Make Merlot Great Again.” How cool is that? I remember a time when we believed Merlot was going to be the king varietal here in… Read More
Treat yourself to the Chateau Experience

Treat yourself to the Chateau Experience

The wine experience. It’s the biggest reason people come to Woodinville. Let’s face it, anyone can buy a bottle of wine at the nearest market, but to enjoy premium wines in a beautiful setting with expert winemakers, paired foods, and fun, educational activities—that’s why you come to Woodinville. So when… Read More

A Beverage World Beyond Wine

They don’t call this wine country for nothing. With over 120 Woodinville wineries and tasting rooms, locals and visitors can go tasting here almost every weekend of the year and never run out of new labels to enjoy. But while all that sniffing and sipping has been going on, something… Read More
Barrage Cellars Woodinville

Get to know Barrage Cellars

If you are looking for a unique experience with an excellent showcase of 100% varietal wines, look no further than Barrage Cellars. Barrage is a family owned boutique winery, located in the heart of the Woodinville Warehouse District. Stop in on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon, and you will likely… Read More