Learn About Ch. Benoit
Chateau Benoit winery was founded in 1979; today, it includes nearly a hundred acres of vineyards. The Benoits combine state of the art equipment with traditional European techniques in producing their wines. Ultimately, however, they hope that you sense in the wines what the French call "terroir": the soil, the climate, the essence of this small estate in the rolling hills of Yamhill County, Oregon.
Learn About Willamette Valley
Named for the river that runs through the valley from Portland to Eugene, Willamette Valley is home to some of the best Pinot Noir vineyards in the Northwest. While along the same north/south line as Seattle, the Willamette Valley is protected from Pacific rains by the Coast Range on the western border and the Cascade Ranges to the east. Though sunshine is...
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Learn About Other White Wine
Other White Wine
While there are a slew of other white varietals out there in the world, a few more worth knowing about...
Mostly grown and drunk in the northwest part of Spain,
Rias Baixas (in Galacia),
this grape is loved by almost
all who try it. A great alternative to Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and every other white grape, Albarino is
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