Sean P. Sullivan - Washington Wine Report

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You can download the current Submission Form here . Please note that this form is required with all submissions. If you have any questions, ...

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WeatherEye Vineyards will change the way Washington makes wine

Back in 2018 I wrote in Wine Enthusiast about a new project from Cam Myhrvold and Ryan Johnson atop Red Mountain called WeatherEye Viney...

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Bledsoe Wine Estates is creating a Northwest vinous empire

Former NFL quarterback purchases new Walla Walla vineyard and winery, will open two new tasting rooms in 2023 This week Bledsoe Wine Estate...

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Harvest begins in Washington

Harvest began today in Washington, with Treveri Cellars picking 25 tons of Chardonnay from Hilltop Vineyard in Yakima Valley. The fruit wa...

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Why Ste Michelle bought A to Z and Rex Hill, how it happened, and what it means for Northwest wine (plus what’s up with the Woodinville property)

With the acquisition, Ste Michelle is now the largest winery in both Washington and Oregon Earlier this week Ste Michelle Wine Estates (SM...

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A look at Washington’s 2022 growing season thus far

A cold, wet spring impacted the region The following article was written by Michael Fagin. Fagin is an operational meteorologist providing w...

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A Toast! To Washington wine

I am beyond humbled to have been recognized with a Toast! Award for ‘Wine Industry Champion’ as part of this year's Auction of Washington W...

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Veraison begins in Columbia Valley

Growers in Washington are seeing the start of veraison, the changing of color of the grapes. This means the beginning of harvest will soon b...

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Les Collines distinguishes itself with grapes, place, and people

Les Collines Vineyard sits like a sentinel at the base of the Blue Mountains. The Walla Walla Valley stretches out to the west. On a clear ...

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A visit to the Royal Slope appellation

On Thursday, July 7th, I took a day trip out to the Royal Slope. Though grapes have been grown in the area since the 1980s, Royal Slope onl...