It’s easy to focus on our favorite things and stick with them. You know what I mean, right? When there’s a wine that’s consistently good and it’s a personal favorite, it’s convenient to grab that same bottle time and time again. Or when going wine tasting, it’s comfortable to revisit the same place. Sometimes it’s good to shake things up a bit, though. To do that, we turned to some of our friends from near and far for their experiences with our beloved wine country. Read on and click through to discover Washington’s ultimate tasting rooms, fantastic wines, glorious travel experiences, and stellar wine growing regions as told from a variety of perspectives.
Allison explains why the experience at The Estates Wine Room is a required destination in Seattle with offerings by A. Bergere from Champagne, Archery Summit from Willamette Valley in Oregon, Seven Hills Winery from Walla Walla Valley, Washington and Double Canyon also from Washington, in Horse Heaven Hills.
Kat of the Texas based Corkscrew Concierge blog writes about six wine stops and an ale house that make it worth taking a ferry from Seattle to Bainbridge Island. We’re especially fond of her standout wine at Bainbridge Vineyards.
Dracaena Wines: H Is for Horse Heaven Hills
Each episode of Lori’s “Winephabet Street” podcast features something wine related from each letter of the alphabet. Letter “H” is dedicated to the Horse Heaven Hills AVA in Washington State. Fantastic wines come from this region via such acclaimed producers as Andrew Will Winery. You may be interested to know that she is a Paso Robles based winery owner!
Wen gives us three solid reasons to make the trip to Walla Walla, a list of ten must-visit wineries, plus fantastic restaurant recommendations. It’s a must read for anyone going to the Wine Bloggers Conference in November 2018.
For our perspective, check out our previous posts on Wine Tasting in the Woodinville Warehouse District and a Yakima Valley Wine Country Road Trip.
Now what do you say to uncorking a bottle of Washington Wine and planning a trip here?