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A 2015 Washington Rosé Roundup

Picks for your next picnic or backyard soirée.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 04/26/2016

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Kevin White Heritage Red Wine DuBrul Vineyard Yakima Valley 2013

Wines from this high-end vineyard usually come in between $50 and $100. This bottle is $35—and every bit as good.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 04/12/2016

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7 Tips and Tricks for Taste Washington

Plus, 43 standout wines to try.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 03/29/2016

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William Church Malbec Gamache Vineyards Columbia Valley 2013

Most of the wine world uses malbec as a blending variety. In Washington—as in Argentina—the grape is able to stand on its own.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 03/22/2016

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Weekly Wine Pick: Kevin White Winery Red Wine Yakima Valley 2014

One of the best quality-to-price ratio wines this year.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 03/15/2016

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Taste Washington Cometh!

The state’s premier wine and food event is less than a month away. Here's what you need to know.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 03/08/2016

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Weekly Wine Pick: Gramercy Cellars Lower East Syrah Columbia Valley 2013

The cellar's first syrah from its Lower East series.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 02/23/2016

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Weekly Wine Pick: Eight Bells 8 Clone Syrah Red Willow Vineyard Yakima Valley 2013

Eight clones of syrah make one standout wine.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 02/16/2016

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Weekly Wine Pick: Canoe Ridge Vineyard Cherry Street Reserve Red Wine Horse Heaven Hills 2012

Red blends are huge these days; here's why.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 02/09/2016

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Weekly Wine Pick: Two Small-Production Wines from Woodinville's Two Vintners

Some of the state's best wines rarely make it across state lines. Like these two impressive bottles.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 02/02/2016

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Weekly Wine Pick: Chateau Ste. Michelle Indian Wells Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley 2013

One of Washington's oldest wineries sources fruit from a region on the rise.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 01/26/2016

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Weekly Wine Pick: Charles Smith Velvet Devil Merlot Washington 2013

And his new production facility is the second largest urban winery in North America.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 01/20/2016

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Weekly Wine Pick: Substance Cabernet Sauvignon Washington 2013

Twenty thirteen is shaping up to be a banner vintage for good values.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 01/13/2016

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Weekly Wine Pick: SoDo Cellars Wingman Red Wine Blend Washington State 2014

The wine: superb. The value: outrageous.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 01/05/2016

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Weekly Wine Pick: Treveri Cellars Demi-Sec Sparkling Gewurztraminer Columbia Valley NV

Sparkling wines aren't just for celebrations anymore.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 12/29/2015

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Weekly Wine Pick: Seven Hills Winery Petit Verdot McClellan Estate Vineyard Walla Walla Valley 2013

A top-quality petit verdot provides a rare opportunity from the Walla Walla Valley.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 12/22/2015

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Here Are Some Wine Gifts for the Holidays

Well folks, the holiday season is in full swing and it’s time to pick out some gifts for your favorite wine lover. 

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 12/15/2015

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Weekly Wine Pick: Sleight of Hand Cellars Psychedelic Syrah Stoney Vine Vineyard Walla Walla Valley 2013

No big deal...just the best wine this winery has made to date.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 12/08/2015

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Weekly Wine Pick: Les Trouvés White Wine Washington 2013

Washington winemakers are exploring more white Rhone varieties, but the price tag for these wines is usually north of $20. Here's one superb exception.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 12/02/2015

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Thanksgiving Recommendations: Red Wine

Go light on the oak and save the big wines for after dinner.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 11/23/2015
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