Vintage Lake Chelan – 10 Year AVA Anniversary

Thank You!

Thank you to all who joined us as Lake Chelan celebrated the 10 year anniversary of its official designation as an American Viticulture Area (AVA).

June 7-8, 2019

Acquaint your taste buds with the wines made from Washington’s most exciting AVA with educational and social events throughout the weekend.

Vintage Lake Chelan will be held June 7th & 8th, 2019 and feature a welcome reception at the Lake Chelan Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center in downtown Chelan and a grand tasting at Larc Hill Vineyard Ranch on the South Shore.

Schedule of Events

Friday, June 7th – Welcome Reception

The inaugural Vintage Lake Chelan weekend will kick off with a welcome reception on Friday, June 7 from 6-8 p.m. at the Lake Chelan Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center in downtown Chelan, located at 216 East Woodin Avenue. Welcome reception attendees will have the opportunity to sample delicious bites as well as taste a selection of Lake Chelan AVA wines, including bubbles, produced by the wineries throughout the Lake Chelan region Welcome reception wineries include Tunnel Hill Winery, WineGirl Wines, Hard Row to Hoe, Rocky Pond Winery, Karma Vineyards Tsillan Cellars, C.R. Sandidge Wines, and Nefarious Cellars.

A handful of Lake Chelan AVA pioneers will also be present for a question and answer session, and we’ll be debut a commemorative video reflecting on the last 10 years of the AVA.

 

 

 

 

Saturday, June 8th – Grand Tasting at Larc Hill Vineyard Ranch, 6-9pm

Acquaint your taste buds with the wines made from Washington’s most exciting AVA. Enjoy Lake Chelan AVA wines in your souvenir tasting glass, alongside signature bites from your favorite Lake Chelan Valley restaurants.
 
VIP Ticket Holders enjoy an upgraded souvenir Riedel tasting glass, and access to the VIP Lounge that an expansive deck overlooking beautiful Lake Chelan.

Purchase your favorite wines tax-free at the Vintage Lake Chelan Wine Shop, located near the event entrance.

Grand Tasting Wineries & Vineyards:

 

Ancestry Cellars

2018 Macheveau
2016 Reunion Chardonnay

Cairdeas Winery

2018 Rosé
2017 Consonance

Chelan Estate

Pinot Noir
Merlot

CR Sandidge Wines

2018 “Sabrina” White Blend
2016 “TrI*Umph” Red Blend
2015 “Caris” Red Blend
2015 “Whistle Punk” Red Blend

Dry Lake Vineyards

2016 Lake Chelan Malbec
Matteo 2018 Lake Chelan Pinot Gris

Concentric Wine Project

2018 Sparkling Pinot Gris
Gamay Noir

Fielding Hills Winery

2018 Chenin Blanc – Columbia Valley
Lake Chelan Syrah 2015

Four Lakes Winery

White Merlot
TNT Bordeaux Blend

Hard Row to Hoe

Burning Desire Estate Cabernet Franc
Hard Row to Hoe Pinot Noir
Hard Row to Hoe Estate Tempranillo
Hard Row to Hoe Syrah

Karma Vineyards

2014 Pink Bubbly
2016 Pinot Noir

Lake Chelan Winery

2016 Merlot Lake Chelan
2016 Cabernet Franc

Mellisoni

45 Degrees

Nefarious Cellars

Viognier
Syrah, Defiance Vineyard
Consequence
Malbec

Radiance Winery

Watertown (Cab Franc/Merlot Blend)
Chardonnay

Rio Vista Wines

Sauvignon Blanc
Barbera

Rocky Pond Winery

La Domestique
2017 Clos CheValle Syrah
2017 Gewurztraminer
2017 Glacial Treasure

Skagit

2015 Merlot – 100% Four Lakes Vineyard,Lake Chelan AVA
2018 Sauvignon Blanc – 100% Four Lakes Vineyard, Lake Chelan AVA

Succession

17 Syrah
18 Chardonnay

Tildio Winery

2018 Estate grown Sauvignon Blanc
2014 Estate Syrah

Tsillan Cellars

2018 Dry Riesling, Estate
2018 Chardonnay, Estate
2016 Reserve Syrah, Estate
2016 Bellissima Rossa, Estate

Tunnel Hill Winery

2016 Estate Pinot Noir
2016 Estate Syrah
2016 Estate Malbec
2016 Estate Riesling

Vin du Lac Winery

2013 Riesling
2014 Pinot Noir

Wapato Point Cellars

2015 Williams Merlot
2016 Black Label 4

WineGirl Wines

Syrah Rose
Red Blend
Malbec
Pinot Gris

 

 

 

Grand Tasting Restaurants:

Green Dot Sub Shop

 

Stormy Mountain Brewing

 

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

Larc Hill Vineyard Ranch Pacific Winemaking Manson Chamber of Commerce
Port of Chelan County
Wapato Point Resort Coldwell Banker Lake Chelan Properties Historic Downtown Chelan  

 

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