Tag: winery

Biodynamic Farming is a Way of Life at Maysara Winery & Momtazi Vineyards

In a previous post, An Evening with Some of Oregon’s Biodynamic and Sustainable Winemakers-An Approach to Viticulture I touched briefly on Moe Momtazi’s beliefs and practices when it came to Biodynamic farming. The day following the seminar Momtazi invited the group to a full… Continue Reading “Biodynamic Farming is a Way of Life at Maysara Winery & Momtazi Vineyards”

Celebrating the Holidays with Washington Wines: Muret-Gaston Winery

For many, the Holiday Season is inevitably filled with their favorite wines purchased throughout the year, or brought out of the cellar to mark the occasion. There are also those who find themselves searching to find new wines to enjoy over the holiday season.… Continue Reading “Celebrating the Holidays with Washington Wines: Muret-Gaston Winery”

A Word with the Winemaker- Angela Jacobs of WineGirl Wines

When I travel to a winery for the first time it is always an incredible honor to be able to speak with the winemaker about their history, wine making styles, successes, and challenges. In this new series, A Word with the Winemaker, I will… Continue Reading “A Word with the Winemaker- Angela Jacobs of WineGirl Wines”

Lake Chelan Wine Valley’s Rocky Pond Winery

At Rocky Pond Winery it is all about family which is evident with the beautiful array of family photos that adorn a wall in their Chelan, WA tasting room. This boutique Washington winery is owned by David and Michelle Dufenhorst, who’s wine making journey… Continue Reading “Lake Chelan Wine Valley’s Rocky Pond Winery”

Oregon’s Sparktacular Renaissance

For those who get excited when they hear the cork being popped on a bottle of Sparkling wine, the amount of time and labor that goes into producing this treasure is often not the first thought on their wine drinking radar. It’s the seduction… Continue Reading “Oregon’s Sparktacular Renaissance”