Summer wine tasting in the Yakima Valley is the perfect time for tasting Rosé. This refreshing wine was made for warm August evenings, and is an excellent way to cap off our celebration of Washington Wine Month. Rosé pairs well with cheese, seafood, pasta or BBQ, all of which can be found in abundance in … Continue reading WA Wine Month: In Search of Rosé
August is Washington Wine Month, which means it’s the perfect month for sipping summer wines! There is still a lot of summer left to enjoy, and there’s no better way than sitting outside at your favorite Yakima Valley winery. And since we’re celebrating wine this month, we’ve put together some of our favorite summer wines … Continue reading WA Wine Month: Summer Sippers
Pairing wine with food and friends is one of the best ways to celebrate Washington Wine Month. Relax at these wineries offering small plates (tapas), charcuterie platters or dinner paired with Yakima Valley wines. Most wineries also encourage visitors to picnic on their grounds with their own picnic items. Many wineries offer special events, such … Continue reading WA Wine Month: Wineries & Food!
Continuing our celebration of Washington Wine Month, we want to offer you some unique ways to explore the Yakima Valley. Touring the wineries and vineyards of wine country are a great way to connect with your favorite wine. Take a tour of the wineries, meet the locals who work to bring you fine wines, and … Continue reading WA Wine Month: Wine Tours
Love to golf? Love wine? You’ll be hitting a hole-in-one with this combo! Come to the Yakima Valley for a weekend full of great golf and delicious wine. The Yakima Valley’s Apple Tree Golf Resort is known as one of the top 18-hole courses by Washington CEO Magazine, and boasts a 4-star rating by Golf … Continue reading Golf and Wine Weekend
Founded for its potential for agriculture, the Yakima Valley is a true oasis in the desert. Irrigated lands fed by an intricate system of canals, filled with mountain fresh water from the high altitude snowpack of the Cascade Mountain Range, make this a verdant agricultural area. There are over 40 commercial crops grown in this … Continue reading In Search of Organic
There’s no better way to explore wine country than by cycling over rolling hills, down scenic country roads, past fruit orchards, irrigation canals and vineyards on a bright summer afternoon. But no matter when you visit the Yakima Valley, it’s still a great way to get out and explore wine country. Ride in the spring, … Continue reading Bicycling Through Wine Country