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Celebrating the Fourth of July—With Wine

Red, white, and pink wines affordable enough to flow freely over the long weekend.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 06/30/2015
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The U.S. Open: As Told Through Day Drinking

"Then the volunteer at the hospitality tent entrance uttered seven words that changed the whole day: 'You can take alcohol anywhere you want.'"

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 06/19/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Kiona Merlot Columbia Valley 2012

Washington merlot is a different animal than that found elsewhere in the world. Here's a superb example of what makes it special.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 06/16/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Novelty Hill Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley 2012

A high-quality, high-value wine from one of the state’s longest-tenured winemakers

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 06/09/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Betz Family Winery Clos de Betz Red Wine Columbia Valley 2012

A cellarworthy red

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 05/28/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Stevens Winery StevensTimley Malbec Yakima Valley 2012

A malbec that runs against the grain

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 05/19/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Seven Hills Winery Dry Rosé Columbia Valley 2014

Summer in a glass

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 05/12/2015
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Sean Sullivan's Weekly Wine Pick: Shooting Star Aligoté Washington 2013

Acreage of this grape is so scarce it doesn’t even register on the state’s annual grape report.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 05/05/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Gramercy Cellars Lagniappe Syrah Columbia Valley 2012

Another shining example of the strength of Washington syrah

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 04/28/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Analemma Pinot Noir Oak Ridge Vineyard Columbia Gorge 2012

A standout Washington pinot. No, seriously.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 04/21/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Eight Bells Winery 8 Clone Syrah Red Willow Vineyard Yakima Valley

An urban winery wine at an affordable price

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 04/14/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Renegade Wine Co. Rosé Columbia Valley 2014

In Seattle's darkest hour, a (pink) ray of light.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 04/07/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Tamarack Cellars Firehouse Red Columbia Valley 2013

A tribute to the art of blending.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 04/02/2015
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Taste Washington 2015: A Battle Plan

Tackling the nation’s largest single region food and wine event involves an element of strategy...and this six-step plan.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 03/23/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Goose Ridge g3 Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley 2012

One of the year's best Washington wine values

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 03/17/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Woodinville Wine Cellars Little Bear Creek Red Wine Columbia Valley 2012

A $20 offering that drinks like a wine nearly twice the price

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 03/03/2015
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Meet the Northwest's Newest Official Winegrowing Region

Its distinctive wines have helped brighten Washington's star. So why is the Rocks District located in Walla Walla Valley…Oregon?

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 02/25/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Gramercy Cellars Lower East Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley 2012

Gramercy’s 2012 cabernet is labeled Lower East but drinks more like the Upper West Side.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 02/24/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: àMaurice Cellars Malbec Columbia Valley 2011

Argentina’s signature variety is Washington's sleeper hit.

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 02/17/2015
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Weekly Wine Pick: Corvus Cellars Cuvée Columbia Valley 2011

A Washington wine prototype: high quality, fairly priced, and nano-produced

  • By Sean P. Sullivan
  • Published 02/03/2015
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