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Moving Forward at Walla Walla Vintners

By | February 21st, 2017|Categories: Acclaim, In The News|0 Comments

WALLA WALLA VINTNERS ANNOUNCES MYLES ANDERSON RETIREMENT AND NEW CO-OWNER FAMILY Gordy Venneri and Myles Anderson Scott and Nici Haladay February 21, 2017, Walla Walla, WA – Walla Walla Vintners, founded by Myles Anderson and Gordy Venneri in 1995, is paying tribute to one of its founders and welcoming a [...]

Walla Walla Vintners at SF Chronicle Wine Competition

By | January 19th, 2017|Categories: Acclaim, In The News|0 Comments

Best of Class: 2014 Dwelley Vineyard Dolcetto Double Gold: 2013 Frazier Bluff Vineyard Petit Verdot Gold Medal: 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon Gold Medal: 2014 Merlot After receiving 7,000 entries from 28 states across the country, the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, hailed as the largest competition of American wines in the world, has once again successfully narrowed thousands of wines down [...]

Three Platinum Awards for Walla Walla Vintners!

By | January 19th, 2017|Categories: Acclaim|0 Comments

In Wine Press Northwest’s latest issue (which went to subscribers in time for Christmas), the longtime regional wine magazine released the results of its 17th annual Platinum Judging. The Platinum Judging is a year-end wine competition that includes only wines that earned gold medals at any of about 40 wine competitions conducted around the world. Only wines from Washington, Oregon, [...]

Year of the Rooster – A Quick Mention

By | January 13th, 2017|Categories: Acclaim, In The News|0 Comments

Walla Walla Vintners in Kitsap Sun: Year of the Rooster Inspires Some Chianti Drinking  "Leonetti, Walla Walla Vintners, Five Star, Tagaris, and Kiona have also been producing for some time, with at least 75 percent being Sangiovese and ..."

Walla Walla Vintners 2014 Washington Cuvee in Wines NW

By | December 22nd, 2016|Categories: Acclaim, In The News|0 Comments

Walla Walla Vintners' 2014 Washington Cuvee in's Wines of the Week. Chuck Hill said:  "The creative winemaking team at Walla Walla Vintners forged this flavorful blend from almost equal parts of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc with small amounts of Carmenere, Malbec and Petit Verdot.  A blend of oaks (40% new) added to the wine’s complexity, resulting in aromas [...]

Walla Walla Vintners Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 Wins 2016 Jefferson Cup!

By | November 25th, 2016|Categories: Acclaim, In The News|0 Comments

Walla Walla Vintners' 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon has earned a Jefferson Cup, the highest award of the Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition! Our wines were judged against over 600 competitors from 27 states encompassing all of America's wine regions. Additionally, our 2014 Sangiovese has won a Double Gold, the 2014 Merlot has earned a Gold, the 2014 Dolcetto a Silver, [...]