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Denise Gangnes

Smasne Cellars (9/07/2013)
3.5

Woodinville’s Warehouse District may have more “curb” than the “appeal” of the Tourist District a few miles south, but it does boast a cadre of ... Read full review


Covington Cellars (8/10/2013)
4.5

One can only do so much wine tasting without nourishment, and you would probably agree that wineries that offer more than cheese and crackers really ... Read full review


Tunnel Hill (5/23/2013)
4.5

After a long drive from Seattle, Tunnel Hill is a welcome sight for visitors entering the Chelan city limits. The cheery staff and wide variety ... Read full review


Swiftwater Cellars (5/05/2013)
4.5

Pop quiz time: name a winery situated atop a coal mine. Stumped? Ok. Name a winery located on a golf course. Intrigued? You should be! ... Read full review


Karma Vineyards (4/27/2013)
4.5

The Lake Chelan area is full of surprises – and perhaps the last place you would expect to find a bit of France just a ... Read full review


Saviah Cellars (3/29/2013)
4.5

“You can take the boy out of the country….” well, you know the saying. And it’s true. When Montana transplants Rich and Anita Funk settled ... Read full review


Va Piano Vineyards (3/21/2013)
3.5

The intrinsic benefit of Walla Walla tasting is immersing oneself into the family-run estate winery. Driving past rows of plantings to reach a welcoming tasting ... Read full review


Seven Hills Winery (3/15/2013)
4.5

How savvy is the winemaker who is opens a tasting room in one of Walla Walla’s most historically significant buildings adjacent to a fabulous restaurant? ... Read full review


Sparkman Tourist District Tasting Room (2/11/2013)
4.0

A successful Seattle sommelier with his roots in the south, Chris "Sparky" Sparkman produced his first vintage in 2004 with the help of Mark McNelly ... Read full review


Sparkman Cellars (1/13/2013)
4.0

A successful Seattle sommelier with his roots in the south, Chris “Sparky” Sparkman produced his first vintage in 2004 with the help of Mark McNelly ... Read full review


Kestrel Vintners - Woodinville (1/12/2013)
4.0

Walk into a Starbucks or a Costco; whether you’re in Waikiki or Woodinville, London or Leavenworth, and the format is similar: layout, construction materials, color ... Read full review


Des Voigne Cellars and B Side Brewing (1/06/2013)
3.5

Have you ever left for a day of wine tasting chanting the mantra, “no more wine clubs” and then broken the promise before the day ... Read full review


Kestrel Vintners - Leavenworth (1/04/2013)
3.5

Walk into a Starbucks or a Costco; whether you’re in Waikiki or Woodinville, London or Leavenworth, and the format is consistent: layout, construction materials, color ... Read full review


Silvara Vineyards (12/28/2012)
4.0

Amongst the kitschy Bavarian-themed retailers and wine sellers in this vacationer’s mecca, one winery stands out as the Napa/Sonoma equivalent of a high-end, destination winery…Silvara ... Read full review


Latah Creek Wine Cellars (10/20/2012)
3.5

Fans of the movie, Oh Brother Where Art Thou? will recall the scene where actor Charles Durning refers to a musical recording as "old timey." ... Read full review


Arbor Crest Wine Cellars (10/20/2012)
4.5

In 1924, inventor Royal Newton Riblet built an imposing three-story mansion overlooking the Spokane Valley. Little did he know that nearly 90 years later, his ... Read full review


Sleight of Hand Cellars (4/10/2012)
3.5

Do you consider yourself a hip wine drinker with the inside scoop on the latest up and coming wineries? Maybe you’re a closet Pearl Jam ... Read full review


J. Bookwalter (4/05/2012)
4.5

Bookwalter’s award-winning Flagship tasting room in Richland is an oasis to the weary wine taster; comfy chairs and tables in a restaurant atmosphere, five separate ... Read full review


Woodward Canyon Winery (4/04/2012)
4.0

Even a reputation as one of Washington State’s oldest and most respected wineries sometimes means you have to give your image a little facelift to ... Read full review


Williamson Wines (3/28/2012)
3.5

Downtown Healdsburg is home to 20 or so tasting rooms within a six-block radius – if one is busy, you’re just a few feet away ... Read full review