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Best of Washington Wine Report 2012

By |2023-01-20T06:09:28-07:00December 31st, 2012|Uncategorized|

Today as we begin to wind down the year, a look back at some of my personal favorite posts from each month this year. January’s was How to Return a Corked Bottle of Wine (and Why You Should). February’s was How Automated Cross-posting from Facebook to Twitter Can Defeat the Purpose of Social Media (see a follow-up post here). Read more...

Harvest Report October 15th 2012

By |2023-01-20T06:10:19-07:00October 15th, 2012|Uncategorized|

The past week in eastern Washington was notable for seeing limited amounts of rain – the first in several months. For most, this was a relief, cutting down on dust and clearing the air. Few growers or winemakers expected the rain to have any effect on harvest. Other than that, things are beginning to wind Read more...

Harvest Report October 1st 2012

By |2023-01-20T06:10:28-07:00October 1st, 2012|Uncategorized|

A change in weather patterns this past week cleared out much of the smoke that had been hanging over eastern Washington. Still, smoke does persist in some areas. Several winemakers noted that ripening slowed down this past week, with some wondering whether the haze from the smoke contributed in some way. “Last week slowed significantly Read more...

2012 Harvest Gets Hazy

By |2023-01-20T06:10:35-07:00September 24th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Two stories dominate this week’s harvest report. The first is the continuation of near perfect weather for harvest across eastern Washington. The second is the potential threat of smoke from a number of large wildfires. Let’s start there. Due to the long, warm dry spell this season, a series of large wildfires are burning in Read more...

Harvest Report – September 14th 2012

By |2023-01-20T06:10:37-07:00September 14th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Over the coming weeks, I will provide periodic updates on what is picked, where, and when as well as thoughts on the growing season from the state’s growers and winemakers. Read previous updates here.9/14 Update: Across Washington this past week, growers and winemakers saw near perfect conditions with warm days and cool – even cold Read more...

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