Wishing everyone a very Happy Valentine’s Day. What will you be drinking?
The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) today announced it will establish The Rocks District of Milton-Freewater as the newest American Viticulture Area (AVA) on Monday, Feb. 9. The AVA is situated on an alluvial fan of the Walla Walla River, where the river exits the foothills of the Blue Mountains and enters […]
An Ideal Blend: Vinexpo and Wine Spectator Form Strategic Partnership An important strategic alliance has been forged between Vinexpo, which hosts the world’s preeminent wine and spirits exhibitions, and Wine Spectator magazine, the premier media brand for the wine industry. The partnership will be launched at Vinexpo 2015 in Bordeaux, June 14–18. While Vinexpo and […]
Rep. Blumenauer and Rep. Collins Reintroduce CIDER Act Congressmen Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) and Chris Collins (NY-27) introduced the bipartisan Cider Industry Deserves Equal Regulation (CIDER) Act. The Act, HR 600, would amend the section of the tax code that deals with wine and related beverages, 26 USC § 5041, to support the growing number of […]
Make A Meal App Wins UK and US Design Awards Make A Meal, the meal planning app that helps families to waste less food and save money, is a two time award winner. The app has won recognition on both sides of the pond since its launch. It was named the Best Cooking App in […]
Walla Walla’s annual month long celebration ‘February is for Foodies’ is dedicated to the inner epicurean found in everyone. Complete with special menus, gourmet cooking classes and world-class wine, February is the perfect time to visit beautiful Walla Walla Valley and celebrate the bountiful joys of food. Throughout the month of February, the legendary Marcus […]
Congratulations to Cunard on it’s 175th Anniversary. I made two crossings on the original Queen Mary between New York and Southhampton in England. I would love to make a trip on the Queen Mary 2 sometime. Cunard has commenced its 175th anniversary year with a spectacular start, as fireworks and marching bands marked the […]
So the holidays behind us and you may be a bit tired of turkey, ham, and roast beef and other indulgences you consumed. It’s also the time we start to watch our calories with visions of bathing suits in our heads. Here are a few ideas that are delicious, healthy, and low in calories. Paired […]