A round-up of stories on Washington wine from March 1st to 7th. See previous round-ups here.
From around the country…
The Miami Herald writes about Pacific Rim’s 2008 Vin de Glaciere.
The Great Falls Tribune writes about an upcoming wine festival.
From the blogosphere…
Paul Gregutt writes about Walla Walla wineries cited for selling alcohol to minors. He also writes about Seven Hills library wines offered by Full Pull.
The Spectator writes about Washington distilleries.
Table Talk gives three ways to celebrate Washington wine month.
Northwest Whites writes about Syncline’s 2009 Gruner Veltliner.
After Dark writes about Northstar’s Big Dipper project.
SunBreak writes about Taste Washington.
Wine Peeps writes about a Taste Washington preview. They also write about the 2009 Columbia Riesling and 2006 Washington Syrah.
Blabbermouth.net writes about the new Insania release from Geoff Tate.
Nectar Tasting Room and Wine Blog gives a pay-per-view class on Social Media.
Lucha Vina pits Washington against France.
Woodinville Wine Update writes about Hestia Cellars moving.
WINO Magazine writes about Taste Walla Walla.
Wine Saints does a video post on Bartholomew.
Write for Wine writes about Syrah.
Under the Grape Tree writes about Next Cabernet Sauvignon and wines from Novelty Hill.
Parallel Winos posts about CZ Cellars Storm Front.
From the locals…
Writing for the Seattle Times, Paul Gregutt writes about recent Washington wine casualties.
Seattle Metropolitan writes about Washington wine month.
The West Seattle Herald writes about a cask wine program at Locol Barley and Vin.
Gig Harbor Patch writes about whether air is a good thing for wine.
The Bonner County Daily Bee writes about refillable bottles.
The Yakima Herald says outlook is sunny for valley tourism.
The Tigard/Tualatin/Sherwood Times writes about crafting your own wine at Tigard Wine Crafters.
The Tri-City Herald writes about Walla Walla wineries cited for selling to minors.
The Bellingham Herald writes about WineTrails author Steve Roberts.
The Tri-City Herald writes about Taste Washington.
KEPRTV writes about Walla Walla wineries citied for selling wine to minors.
The Bellingham Herald writes about Woodinville wineries.
That’s all folks!
Wow! The A ‘Big Dipper’ Merlot is on the rise at Walla Walla’s Northstar Winery article was very well written and a great read. I also always love seeing fellow beer brewers making wine :-).
Also, a small plug.. Cedar River Cellars is on http://renton.patch.com/
Micah, agreed on the Big Dipper story. Thanks for the heads up on the Renton Patch piece. My searches missed it. I'll make sure to include it in next week's round-up.
I've got to add this link in here!