Pacific Northwest

Join us in the northwest corner of the mainland United States, which shares the same latitude as French Bordeaux and Burgundy. The states of Washington, Oregon, and Idaho boast a splendid variety of grapes and an amazing array of elegant wines. See what and who are on our Platinum List!

5 Primo Places to Stay

Willows Lodge Washington

A landmark of Northwest luxury in Woodinville Wine Country. Featuring 84 rooms, 2 Restaurants, Fitness facilities, Full service spa, Free WiFi.

Heathman Hotel Washington

The only upscale boutique hotel in downtown Kirkland.  Featuring 91 rooms & suites, restaurant, spacious rooms, fitness center, free WiFi.

Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center Washington

 Blending history and luxury in downtown Walla Walla. Featuring 133 rooms suites, an acclaimed restaurant, 6 onsite tasting rooms, a fitness center, free Wifi

Le Puy a Wine Valley Inn Oregon

A destination bed and breakfast in Willamette Valley Wine Country.  Featuring 8 rooms, private bathrooms, complimentary gourmet breakfast, great room, courtyard.

Hotel 43 Idaho

An urban chic boutique hotel in downtown Boise.  Featuring 112 rooms & suites, Flat-screen televisions, Restaurant, Fitness room, Free Wi-Fi.

Captivating Grounds

Resort at Port Ludlow Washington

The resort sits on the waterfront of Port Ludlow, a town with a history dating back to the mid-1800s.

Hamilton Cellars Washington

Situated on Red Mountain, this boutique winery offers amazing scenery with breathtaking views of vineyards and rolling hills.

Lange Estate Winery Oregon

In the heart of the enchanting Dundee Hills, Lange Estate provides a small terrace from which guests can absorb the panoramic view.

Folin Cellars Oregon

Southern Oregon’s natural beauty is proudly showcased at this winery featuring patio seating and a new bocce court.

Indian Creek Vineyard Idaho

This appealing family winery is tucked away in a private setting of lovingly tended Shangri-la-style gardens.

Ste. Chapelle Winery Idaho

High atop Winery Hill, this stellar winery overlooks the Snake River winding through the valley below.

Epic Events

Maryhill Winery Washington

The natural acoustics and beauty of The Gorge inspired the winery to build a fabulous 4,000-seat amphitheater for events and a summer concert series with all-star lineup.

Arbor Crest Wine Cellars Washington

The winery hosts an enjoyable Fireside Music Series in its Wine Bar where a nice menu of small bites is provided.

Goose Ridge Estate Vineyard & Winery Washington

With tasting rooms in Richland, Leavenworth, Woodinville, and Walla Walla, something fun is always on the calendar.

Mathews Winery Washington

In Woodinville, Friday Night Live at Matthews Winery is a great ongoing event featuring music acts and a local food truck.

RoxyAnn Winery Oregon

The winery hosts many evening music concerts at its tasting room to showcase the talents of local musicians and culinary artists.

Exceptional Hospitality

Chateau Ste. Michelle Washington

The grand French-style winery chateau in Woodinville anticipates the desires of its guests with a long menu of tasting and tour options and a choice of gourmet cheese and other items for impromptu picnics on the enchanting grounds.

Mercer Estates Washington

Located in Prosser, the friendly tasting room encourages guests to enjoy a leisurely tasting. Guests are also invited to take a tour of the state-of-the-art winery and stroll the walking paths of a small Pinot Gris vineyard.

J. Bookwalter Washington

The Richland tasting room offers a fabulous restaurant serving lunch, dinner, and Sunday Brunch. Fiction @ Bookwalter features inspired, stylish food made from local sources. Imaginative fare, such as avocado fries and spring ravioli, pair nicely with the excellent wines.

Silvan Ridge Winery Oregon

The patio and manicured grounds are a perfect spot for a picnic. The winery hosts lively dinners, outdoor movies, and concerts. On Friday nights in the summer, guests can enjoy their wine with pizzas from a wood-fired oven.

ArborBrook Vineyards Oregon

The tasting room, housed in what was once a working barn, is casual and fun. There’s a space outdoors for kids to run. Often, the owners set out small bites for sampling. On weekends, it’s not unusual to see one or more family members behind the bar.

5-Star Tasting Experiences

Yakima Valley Washington

Tasting options are endless in this abundant valley. Terrific craft brews (75% of the nation’s hops grow here), wonderful wines, and distilled spirits.

Pepper Bridge Winery Washington

Besides delightful drop-in tastings, the winery in Walla Walla offers an intimate food and wine pairing class in its stylish library room.

Brooks Wines Oregon

The Ouroboros Experience is a fun seated tasting featuring a special selection of wines with chef-prepared charcuterie and cheese.

Cathedral Ridge Winery Oregon

This friendly winery in the Columbia Gorge pours an exceptional list of wines.

Domaine Drouhin Oregon

Consistently excellent. The first vintage of Drouhin Oregon Roserock wines is superb.

Huston Vineyards Idaho

An outstanding lineup of wines poured in a friendly tasting room. Chicken Dinner White is a fine everyday blend, and the Malbec is brilliant.

Koenig Vineyards Idaho

Greg Koenig’s stunning new tasting room has wines to match. Don’t miss the Riesling, ice wines, and wines from Assistant Winemaker Martin Fujishin.

Top Palate Pleasers

2015 Amavi Cellars Semillon Washington

“100 percent estate, sustainably farmed. Wines of this vintage are richly structured, showcasing ripe fruit and floral characteristics.”

PAIRING Shellfish

2013 Kestrel Vintners Cabernet Sauvignon Washington

“This beautiful Cab starts off with a kind of crispy currant and sweet acid profile before giving way to some silky tannins.”

PAIRING Prime rib of beef

2013 Hedges Family Estate La Haute Cuvee Washington

“This 100 percent Cabernet Sauvignon displays true expression of Red Mountain terroir…the first Demeter-certified Biodynamic Cabernet Sauvignon ever made in Washington State.”

PAIRING Grilled tenderloin

2011 Brian Carter Cellars Tuttorosso Washington

“This Sangiovese-based Super Tuscan-style blend is always a hit with the foodies. Wild blackberries with hints of white truffle.”


2013 ROCO Winery The Stalker Pinot Noir Oregon

“Jump out of the glass red fruit aromatics…The mouthfeel amplifies with time in the glass, as if one is turning up the volume.”

PAIRING Grilled portabella mushrooms

2014 Elizabeth Chambers Cellar Pinot Gris Oregon

“This is a sophisticated blend of tart yellow fruits with hints of cucumber, salad greens, and lemon oil. The mineral rich acids provide extra grip.”


2014 Sawtooth Trout Trilogy Grenache Idaho

“Raspberry, licorice, violets and hints of orange peel dance on the nose leading to a smooth raspberry, rhubarb flavor on the palate and soft finish.”

PAIRING Lamb chops

2013 Cinder Tempranillo Idaho

“Tempranillo has found a perfect second home in the hot, dry vineyards of the Snake River Valley. This version of this Spanish classic is a bold, spicy, and earthy wine.”

PAIRING Wild mushroom risotto

Resort at Port Ludlow

Resort at Port Ludlow

RoxyAnn Winery

RoxyAnn Winery