Month: March 2018

Washington Wine

In 1981, there were 19 wineries. Today, there are more than 900. The “Evergreen State” is the second largest wine producer in the United States. Over the past seven years, nearly fifty percent of Washington State wines reviewed by Wine Spectator received scores of 90 points or higher. Sixteen hours average sunlight per day, about one more hour than California’s prime growing region. Washington … Read More Washington Wine

Wine of the Northwest

Whats interesting to note, is up until a few years ago, nobody was taking Oregon and Washington wines seriously. We didn’t notice the parallel of the region with France. People didn’t think the “terroir” could compete with the rest of the world. Now, people are being taken back by the fruit forward, but more complex wine that is coming out. Estates like Drouhin who … Read More Wine of the Northwest