A round-up of stories on Northwest wine from February 22nd to 29th. Read previous round-ups here.
From around the country…
Wine Enthusiast writes about urban wineries, with callouts to Charles Smith and Eight Bells (Seattle section by yours truly).
Wines and Vines writes about the Northwest dealing with large harvests.
The St. Cloud Times picks Double Canyon’s Cabernet as its weekly pick.
Boise Weekly writes about Oregon Pinot Noir.
Forbes writes about Oregon Pinot Noir and Boeuf Bourginon.
Daily News writes about Charles Smith.
From the blogosphere…
Great Northwest wine writes paying tribute to Cole Danehower. They also write about the Yakima Valley, the legislature considering special event wine sales, the Wine Shack, and give scenes from Seattle Wine and Food Experience.
Zinfandel Chronicles writes about the 2012 Lauren Ashton Proprietor’s Cuvee.
Write for Wine gives favorites from Seattle Food and Wine Experience.
From the locals…
Seattle Metropolitan recommends the 2013 Gramercy Cellars Lower East Syrah (article by yours truly).
Good Fruit Grower writes about trunk disease.
The Woodinville Weekly writes about Facelli closing after 27 years.
KGW says that climate change may help Oregon’s wine industry (Dream on folks. Dream on).
The Register Guard writes about Big Table Farm.
Capital Press writes that a generational shift stunts wine appetites.
That’s all folks!