Reminder that May’s Virtual Tasting takes place on Thursday May 27th. The wine is the 2006 Kiona Lemberger. Read more about it here.
A round-up of stories on Washington wine from May 15th to 21st.
From around the country…
The Anchorage Daily News makes Hedges 2008 CMS White their wine of the week.
The Wall Street Journal (blog) writes about Kyle MacLachlan.
The Boise Weekly writes about Washington red blends.
Wine Spectator writes about Washington looking for more visitors.
The Memphis Daily News writes about Hogue’s 2007 Red Table Wine.
From the blogosphere…
Wine Predator writes about a whirlwind wine trip.
Wine Library TV writes about #WAWine and offers up some wines for sale for the event.
AvalonWine.com writes about Abeja.
Hollywood Hills Vineyards writes about Spotted Winged Drosophila.
Wine and Beer of Washington State gives a Seattle Wine Awards preview.
Cork’d writes about the increase in wine sales in April.
AgInfo.net writes about Walla Walla Spring Release.
Northwest Wine writes about Columbia Crest.
Purple Café interviews Derek DesVoigne.
Wine Foot writes about the 2005 OS Ulysses.
750ml writes about WBC-or-Bust.
Wine Chick’s Guide to Inexpensive Wine writes about Chateau Ste. Michelle.
The Wine Cask Blog writes about Maryhill’s 2006 Sangiovese.
Cellar Door writes about Efeste.
From the locals…
Writing for the Seattle Times, Paul Gregutt writes about spring wine tasting.
The Columbian writes about new winery rules.
The Seattle Times writes about U.S. wine, including Washington, trying to make inroads in Hong Kong.
Washington State Department of Natural Resources writes a media advisory about a project on Red Mountain.
Washington State University writes about combatting Spotted Winged Drosophila.
The Olympian writes about a vineyard helping to fund Washington State schooles.
That’s all folks!
Miss something? Leave a comment or email me at [email protected] and I’ll include it in the next round-up under the leftovers section.