A summary of articles from August 1st to 7th on Washington wine.

From around the country…

The San Francisco Chronicle says now is the time for Washington cabernet at excellent values.

The Wall Street Journal mentions McCrea’s viognier.

The Virginia Daily Press writes about Walla Walla.

From the blogosphere…

Paul Gregutt writes about Paul Champoux’s battle with West Nile Virus. WWR’s thoughts go out to Paul for a quick recovery. Gregutt also writes about …Pursued by Bear.

WINO magazine writes about Waving Tree’s Zinplify.

Through the Walla Walla Grapevine writes about TL Cellars cabernet.

Woodinville Wine Update writes about construction beginning on DeLille’s new tasting room. They also write about wineries who tweet.

Washington Wine writes about the postponement of Washington Wine Month.

Wine Peeps writes about Seattle-area wine bars. They also writes about a Washington Viognier dinner and Washington Merlot.

Wild 4 Washington Wine makes some July wine picks.

The Antitourist writes about Spokane-area wineries.

Washington Wine Guy checks out Ch. Ste. Michelle’s 2007 Dry Riesling.

Ken’s Wine Guide checks out chardonnay with callouts to Chateau Ste. Michelle and Columbia Crest.

Park Howell writes about Lake Chelan.

Write for Wine writes about the Auction of Washington Wines.

From the locals…

Woehler writes about Canoe Ridge and Whitman Cellars as well as Vine Heart Winery.

The Seattle Times writes about a stay at Desert Wind’s guest room.

The Bellingham Herald writes about the beginning of wine sales in the Capitol gift shop in Olympia and Adamant Cellars.

KVEW writes about Kirk Burpee’s film about Washington wine.

That’s all folks!