June note from the tasting room

June brings us more sunshine and fine wine here at the YVCC Teaching Winery tasting room. Speaking of fine wine. The Teaching Winery racked up an award for every wine submitted at the recent Seattle Wine Awards going four for four. Here’s the rundown:

  • BRONZE 2010 Yakima Valley Vintners Class Project Viognier, Coyote Canyon Vineyard – $15.00
  • SILVER 2008 Yakima Valley Vintners Cap N Grown Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley – $19.00
  • GOLD 2009 Yakima Valley Vintners Dean’s List Reserve Syrah, Coyote Canyon Vineyard – $22.00
  • SILVER 2009 Yakima Valley Vintners Campus Blend Red Wine, Columbia Valley – $12.00

We will be featuring these for wines throughout the month of June. So stop by the YVCC Teaching Winery tasting room Fridays from 3:30-6pm and Saturdays from 11:30-5:30pm.

Also featured beginning in the month of June is our new tasting room attendant Jensena Newhouse. Jensena is one of our Winery Technology students and is very excited to begin here new adventure in the tasting room and assisting with outside sales. Please stop by and welcome Jensena and test her knowledge of our Yakima Valley Vintners award winning wines.