Chateau Ste. Michelle for The Seattle Times
December 1, 2017
Washington state is producing sparkling wines that rival those from Napa and the Champagne region of France.
Holiday cheer is in the air, as we gather to spend time enjoying the season, complete with great food and bubbles. Sparkling wines sell nearly three times as much in December as in any other month. Lucky for us, Washington state is experiencing a golden age of producing sparkling wines that rival those from Napa and the Champagne region of France.
“Sparkling wine enthusiasts all over the world are discovering that you don’t have to pay the high price tag associated with Champagne,” says Paula Eakin, winemaker for Domaine Ste. Michelle Sparkling Wines, the bubbles division of Ste. Michelle Wine Estates.>>>Read the entire article on The Seattle Times