Washington State University visits Lake Chelan wine valley

LAKE CHELAN WINE TOUR OFFERS CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR WINEMAKERS & GROWERS

Published on Jan 24, 2012 by Washington State University BY BOB HOFFMANN

“You need a lifetime or more to learn everything about winemaking,” said Judy Phelps, standing among plastic tubs and oak casks containing grapes at various stages of becoming wine. Phelps, winemaker at Hard Row to Hoe Vineyards in Chelan, Washington, was sharing some of her life’s enological experience.

And Lana Getubig, a 2009 graduate of WSU’s online viticulture professional certificate program, was drinking it up. She and other students and alumni of the viticulture and enology certificate ... Read More