Spring 2018

Touring & Tasting is dedicated to giving you the information and inspiration to discover the best of wine country, and this time we're celebrating all things adventure. We have a new look and a couple of neat new features for you including Sip Trips that give you actual itineraries you can follow, and Buzz pages that include fun tips on everything from transportation to where to stay and what to do in wine country. 


Sip Trip: Three Days in Woodinville, WA

Woodinville is an exciting crossroads for winemaking, microbrewing, fine dining, and outdoor adventure. Follow this three-day itinerary and explore, experience, and enjoy!

Do Not Disturb — Wine Country Romance *Bonus Content*

With spectacular views, incredible wineries, and delicious restaurants, wine country is without a doubt the perfect location for a romantic summertime getaway.

Game On! — Fun outside *Bonus Content*

Now that summer is officially here we invite you to relax outside and enjoy a little bit of friendly competition while you taste your way through wine country.

GET A ROOM Oregon-Style

Check out these unexpected luxurious and fun Oregon accommodations

Get Cooking

You have to check out these three terrific wine country cookbooks hot off the press! 

Getting There

Here's how you can arrive in wine country stress-free and in style!

Going Coastal: CA Central Coast

Hugging the Pacific shoreline, California’s stunning Central Coast wine region is home to pretty much every vineyard from San Jose to Santa Barbara. 

Insider Picks

We feature hundreds of wines in this issue, so what should you try first?

Livermore Valley: Blazing Trails

This friendly wine region is finally getting the attention it deserves. Today, Livermore Valley is home to more than 50 wineries that have set the bar high for quality.

Lodi, CA: Jump In!

Experience the thrill of tandem skydyving from 13,000 feet above Skydive Lodi Parachute Center

Napa Valley: Things You Gotta Do

 Beyond wine, there’s so much to see and do in the Napa Valley. So get crackin’!

Sip Trip: Yakima Valley, WA

Yakima Valley is one of the few places in the Pacific Northwest where you can ski, bike, hike, and golf, and taste, all in the same day. 

Sonoma County: From Ag Tours to Ziplines

In beautiful Sonoma County you’ll find plenty of ways to fuel your adventurous yearnings from mild to wild.

Wine Tasting Santa Maria Style *Bonus Content*

Explore the Central Coast's most historic wine region. Come as you are and experience the casual and fun of the Santa Maria Valley Wine Country.