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BBQ Showdown & Benefit – June 9-10 at McKinley Springs Winery

On June 9 – 10, BBQ competitors from the Northwest and Canada will gather at McKinley Springs Winery in Washington to compete.

Torta Rustica Recipe Pairs with Tempranillo

Check out this recipe which calls for three different cheeses. The suggested pairing is a 2009 Tempranillo produced by Milbrandt Vineyards in Prosser, Washington. Enjoy, Kathy   Torta Rustica Ingredients 2¼ c all-purpose flour ¾ c cornmeal ½ t salt ¾ c butter, diced 3 eggs 4 T cold water 1½ c ricotta cheese 4 […]

Lamb Rag-Out with Cabernet Sauvignon

With cooler weather here or approaching, it’s time to think of warm dishes to create in the kitchen. Below is a recipe for Lamb Rag-Out which uses fresh or cooked lamb, depending on your preference. Some other ingredients you may like include Cabernet Sauvignon (use the left over to pair with the meal) and kalamata […]

Harvest Lamb Stew with a Red Wine

The Harvest Lamb Stew  recipe below is from Chinook Wines in Prosser, Washington. The winery and vineyards are owned by a husband and wife team, Kay Simon and Clay Mackey. Check out the Chinook Wines website. Cheers, Kathy Harvest Lamb Stew 1 lb. lamb (preferably loin), cut into ½ to ¾ inch cubes 2 T […]

Spaghetti Sauce Recipe with Syrah from Milbrandt Vineyards

With cooler weather approaching or in some cases already here, it’s time to start cooking hot meals. While in Prosser, Washington, a wonderful wine region, we visited Vintner’s Village where several wine tasting rooms are located. Milbrandt Vineyards has many recipes and below is Katherine’s Spicy Spaghetti Sauce made with Syrah. Enjoy! Cheers! Kathy Katherine’s […]

Prosser Wineries/Vineyards, Day 4

On our fourth day in the Prosser region we visited three wineries/vineyards about a half-hour south of the downtown area. Our first visit was to McKinley Springs. The winery tasting room is in a separate building than the winemaking facility. Surrounding the tasting room are acres of grapes as far as the eye can see.  […]

Prosser Wineries, Day 3

We had visits to four wineries on this day but stumbled into an antique shop in downtown Prosser that turned out to be our fifth winery tasting room visit of the day. We began the day at Hogue Cellars, one of the Yakima Valley’s largest producers. Hogue was sold several years ago and eventually was […]

Prosser Wineries, Day 2

This is our busiest day in Prosser. We are visiting several wineries: Desert Wind, Mercer Estate, Willow Crest, Milbrandt and  Gamache Vintners. Desert Wind is a destination site. The winery has a production facility, tasting room and retail area, restaurant and four suites for overnight guests. Desert Wind has a sister winery, Duck Pond Cellars, […]

Prosser Wineries, Day 1

We drove from the Mercer family in the Horse Heaven Hills AVA past numerous vineyards on our way to the wineries in the Prosser area. The first stop was Snoqualmie Vineyards and then on to Pontin Del Roza. The afternoon had visits to Airfield Estates and Martinez & Martinez. Snoqualmie is a large production facility […]

Off to Prosser, Washington Wineries

Ever since meeting Linda and Don Mercer on last November’s trip to New Zealand wineries, we’ve looked for an opportunity to visit them in Prosser. The opportunity came the last week of September. We were in Portland anxiously awaiting the arrival of our second grand child. This time it is a girl. Our plan was […]

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