Charles Smith is a winemaker out of Walla Walla Washington who produces a diverse lineup of fabulous wines. His "Charles Smith Wines" line includes a handful of very easy and affordable wines, and his Kung Fu Girl Riesling is my favorite for summer sipping. Click link for more info on this great patio wine!
L'Ecole No. 41's Grenache Rose is a beautiful, floral and citrus-y Rose that is perfect for sipping on a hot summer day. My wine obsession of the week!
Francis Ford Coppola Winery is my favorite guilty pleasure winery! Yes, the winery is a little gimmicky. But, ALL the wines are delicious and very reasonably priced, ESPECIALLY for a Napa Valley winery!
L'Ecole No. 41 is one of my favorite wineries in Washington State! They are located in Eastern Washington just outside of Walla Walla, and are well established as one of the older and accomplished vineyards in the area. Their Reisling and Luminesce are two of my favorite white wines for sipping, and their Estate Perigee and Syrah are two beautiful reds that I love to hang onto for a special occasion!
Forgeron Cellars in Walla Walla Washington has an incredible lineup of big, bold Bordeaux style red wines. Our absolute favorite was the Cabernet Sauvignon. They also have a tasting room in Woodinville, only 30 minutes outside of Seattle!
Seven Hills Winery in Walla Walla is one of the older and more respected wineries in the area. Their tasting room is located in an easily accessible location in downtown Walla Walla, walking distance from the Marcus Whitman Hotel and dozens of other wineries to taste at. They feature Bordeaux style reds and we enjoyed every sip we tasted. Truly, a must-visit while you are enjoying Walla Walla wine country!
Matthews Winery in Woodinville, WA recently gave their tasting room a face lift, and we stopped by with friends to check it out! It was a beautiful atmosphere with a great lineup of wines to boot. They are participating members in the Woodinville Passport program. We love them because they are open until 6 unlike other wineries in that area that close early, and the atmosphere is very family friendly.
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Four big reasons you should consider joining a local wine club today! Plus a few club membership suggestions from Woodinville WA, Chelan WA, and Napa Valley!