Washington Malbec continues to gain momentum

Malbec is becoming a much more important wine grape in Washington. The red Bordeaux variety is gaining momentum each year. (Photo by Andy Perdue/Great Northwest Wine) There is every indication that Washington Malbec is on the verge of becoming a much bigger thing. A decade ago, World Malbec Day could…

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Ste. Michelle’s Mimi Nye leaves behind Canoe Ridge Estate legacy

Mimi Nye has been the manager of Canoe Ridge Estate Vineyard since the first planting began in 1991. She is retiring after more than 30 years with Ste. Michelle Wine Estates. (Photo by Andy Perdue/Great Northwest Wine) PATERSON, Wash. – After more than 30 years of farming in Washington’s Horse Heaven…

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