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Friday Fun: Precept Sunglasses

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Because it’s darn bright in Precept Wine Country,  we want to be sure nobody on our private tours gets caught off guard by scorching sunlight. To be safe, we ordered in a stash of these fun little sunglasses, emblazoned with our vine logo. That’s a swanky set of specs! The design reminds us a little …

Waterbrook Malbec makes Wine Spectator’s latest Washington tasting highlights

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Exploring Washington State’s emerging Malbec and Tempranillo varieties, Wine Spectator recently tasted through a selection of new submissions. In a Sept. 6 online story, Waterbrook’s 2010 Reserve Malbec was cited as a noteworthy wine and bestowed it a 91-point score. Wine Spectator Editor Harvey Steiman wrote of the wine: “Soft and inviting, brimming with plum and …

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Ten Great Washington Red Blends

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Copyright 2013 Great Northwest Wine (this article is abstracted) http://www.greatnorthwestwine.com/2013/09/09/10-great-washington-red-blends/ Precept Wine CEO Andrew Browne puts his family name on this tier as a tribute both to his sons and his grandfather, and Walla Walla winemaker John Freeman made his boss proud. Part of its success stems from a pedigree that includes Seven Hills Vineyard …

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House Wine Launches New 3L Box Wine

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House Wine Launches New Three-Liter Box Wine Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay Available Nationwide in 2014  SEATTLE—Sept. 6, 2013—In keeping with the tradition of delivering great wine at a great price, House Wine is launching a line of three-liter box wines. Featuring both Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon with its iconic black-and-white design, these boxes contain the …

Northwest Wines Featured in New Husky Stadium

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Copyright 2013: Great Northwest Wine SEATTLE – Several winemakers felt a special sense of school pride Saturday night as the University of Washington unveiled its remodeled Husky Stadium. The Pacific-12 Conference school now permits the sale of adult beverages in certain areas of the stadium, but vintners have former NFL quarterback Damon Huard and athletic …