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Featured Wine Region: Willamette Valley Wonder

Wine Region News: Oregon's Vital Center

Wine Buzz: Crazy Over Corkage

Event: Summer Solstice

June 17, 2008 WineBuzz

FEATURED WINE REGION

Willamette Valley Wonder

Willamette Valley, OR - Situated smack dab in the middle of the Willamette Valley - Oregon's Pinot Noir heartland - The Tasting Room offers tastes and bottle sales of 40-50 of the state's best under-the-radar producers, many of whose wines aren't available for sale anywhere else.
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WINE REGION NEWS

Oregon's Vital Center

Those few I-live-in-a-cave-types who need further convincing that Oregon's wine scene is not just full-grown but thriving, need only look at the hard evidence. Or, in this case, brick-and-mortar evidence. Recent news that the Oregon Wine Services & Storage company--a temperature-controlled storage space and distribution center--embarked on a . . .
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WINE BUZZ

Crazy Over Corkage

Planning to visit a wine country region and don’t have the time to plan out all the details. You’ve come to the right place! WineCountry.com provides wine tasting itineraries that have been tested out first-hand. Check back often, as we are constantly adding more and more itineraries from wine regions all over the nation!
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UPCOMING WINE EVENT

Solar Wineries Celebrate Solstice

Napa Valley, CA - This summer solstice, wineries at the heart of the solar power trend in Wine Country will celebrate the day of the year when the sun shines the longest with the first annual Solarbration. On June 21, from 5:30 p.m. until sunset, ZD Wines, Honig Vineyard & Winery, and Peju Province Winery will host a solstice celebration, with . . .
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Hahn Estates/Smith & Hook Winery

The Hahn Estates / Smith & Hook Winery sits at a thousand foot elevation in the Santa Lucia Highlands of Monterey County. Initially producing only Cabernet Sauvignon, they have expanded their vineyards over the years, and now also produce Pinot Noir, Viogner, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Grenache Noir, Syrah as well as the traditional Bordeaux varietals.

Cruise West

SAVE 25 % on your cruise with our new Stowaway program for Flexible travelers. Indulge yourself in the wonderful world of California wine, on a leisurely cruise experience that takes you deep into the famed Napa and Sonoma wine valleys. Both wine novices and connoisseurs will learn a lot about the history, mystery and delicacies of wine. Click here for your free brochure and DVD

My Wines Direct

My Wines Direct features great wine from small vineyards around the world. Visit the Valley and Vine store and choose from several gift baskets ranging from the Tast of California Basket, Delux Wines & Delectables or the Vineyard Favorites Basket. Volume discounts available for orders of 10 or more. SHIPPING IS $0 on wine, and only $5 on baskets.

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