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Walla Walla Comes of Age

Sue and I recently returned from 10 days in the Walla Walla AVA — half spent attending events sponsored by the Walla Walla Wine Alliance celebrating the AVA’s 30th birthday through a celebration of  its wines and half with the American Association of Wine Economists who met at Whitman College. 988 more words

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Two Ribbon Cuttings with GSI Cheering on our New Businesses

With COGO Capital on Division and McDonald’s on Hamilton having their Ribbon Cuttings this week, the Greater Spokane Incorporated and Ambassadors had a busy week. While not the only thing the Ambassadors had on their plate this week, opening new businesses and making sure our base has a voice is our most important job. 275 more words

L'Ecole No. 41: "Ferguson" Stands Atop the (Wine) World!

It gives a ridiculous amount of pleasure to be the first to tell you – if you haven’t already heard – about one single result that came out of the 2014 Decanter Magazine World Wine Awards. 809 more words

Juice

StoneCap Chardonnay 2011

I’d never heard of StoneCap Wines when I ran across this on the shelves at a local grocery store.  Label indicates all the grapes used to make this Chardonnay are grown in StoneCap’s Goose Ridge Vineyard – estate grown, as it were. 123 more words

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The Wine World Comes to Walla Walla

OK, so The World — the whole world! — is not really coming to Walla Walla, the lively wine town in Southeast Washington State, but the city and AVA are hosting two events that promise to draw participants from far and wide. 382 more words

Wine Research

What Do NFL Quarterbacks And State Of Washington Have In Common?

The Evergreen state is attracting former National Football League quarterbacks for something entirely unrelated to their profession: wine.  Yes, gridiron signal callers are calling a life audible and becoming winemakers of sorts, moving from the football fields to fields of vines. 470 more words

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