April 28, 2017

WOODINVILLE – The founding winery of Washington is marking a big milestone this year: Chateau Ste. Michelle, based in Woodinville, WA, is celebrating its 50th anniversary!

In 1967, Ste. Michelle was a small winery producing its inaugural vintage of a Cabernet Sauvignon from the Yakima Valley. Thirty years later, Chateau Ste. Michelle has become the number two premium domestic brand sold in the United States; but perhaps even more impressively, has simultaneously been the driving force behind the Washington wine industry as a whole.

We sat down with Ted Baseler, President and CEO of Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, to learn more about how the company has evolved over the years; what’s in store for its future; and how Baseler’s approach to the success of Chateau Ste. Michelle matched his>>>Read the entire article on Q13Fox