A (borderline epic) summary of articles from Jully 8th to 31st on Washington wine.
Fasten your seatbelts…
From around the world…
The Vancouver Sun writes about Kirkland Uncorked.
From around the country…
Tulsa World also looks at the Kung Fu Riesling.
The Wall Street Journal writes about Reininger’s Carmenère.
From the blogosphere…
Wine Library TV talks about Dunham’s Lewis Vineyard Chardonnay 2006.
Beyond the Bottle writes about Trust Cellars Rose of Cab Franc 2008.
Wine Peeps writes about Kathy Johanson of O Wines. They also do a Washington rose dinner, write about the Rhone Rangers, Lake Chelan wineries, a vertical tasting of Saviah’s Red Mountain Syrah, interview Erik Manz of Mountain Dome,
Shona at WineChatr writes about a Eastside Wines, a new social networking group. She also writes about Isenhower Cellars opening a tasting room in Woodinville.
WINO Magazine writes about the new Washington labeling law, the “Judgment of Fremont”, Starbucks’ plan to sell wine, Grape Killers Lounge, the First Annual Winemaker and Brewmasters Triathalon, and a Columbia Winery Tasting.
Crosscut writes about Chelan-area wineries.
CC’s Travel Blog writes about a trip to Woodinville.
South Beach Wine Club writes about Washington wine.
Bottle Variations writes about Laurelhurst Cellars.
The Examiner writes about the Walter Clore Wine and Culinary Center.
S.erious.ly writes about Covey Run’s 2007 Riesling.
The Cooking Pan writes about Jacob Williams Winery.
One Rich Wine Guy writes about the effect of the economy on wine tourism and sales.
Wine Ministry writes about the 2008 Total Depravity Riesling.
Waters Winery Blog writes about the Overlake Golf and Country Club dinner.
Elevage writes about Ch. Ste. Michelle’s 2005 Eroica Riesling and Sleight of Hand’s 2008 The Curtain Call Late Harvest Gewurztraminer.
Bricks of Wine writes about the Herbfarm’s annual member dinner.
Encompass Wine reviews Columbia Crest’s H3 Cabernet 2006.
Uptake Restaurants Blog looks at the wine bar Vino Bella.
From the locals…
The Bellingham Herald suggests some summer wines.
In his Seattle Times column, Paul Gregutt writes about Washington Syrah.
The Tacoma News Tribune writes that this month’s “Washington Wine Month” is…next month.
The Spokesman Review writes about Sauvignon Blanc.
The Olympian (picking up the story from the Seattle Times) writes about the effect of the economy on tourism, briefly discussing the effect on wine tourism.
KPLU writes about the opening of the Northwest Wine Education Center.
The Yakima Herald-Republic writes about the slow death of Vineyards Resort.
The Eastside Business Journal writes about the Wine Bloggers Conference coming to Walla Walla in 2010.
That’s all folks!