Our wines up here in NCW didn't fare so badly at the recent Riverside Wine Competition in Temecula, California. One, Lake Chelan Winery's 2008 River's Bend Estate Syrah, received the prestigious Chairman's Award Unanimous Gold.
Other local wines also received awards.
GOLD Martin-Scott Winery 2008 Raven Ridge Red, Columbia Valley
SILVER Lake Chelan Winery 2008 Chardonnay Ice Wine, Columbia Valley
Martin-Scott Winery 2006 Merlot, Columbia Valley
Wedge Mountain Winery 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley
BRONZE Cascadia Winery 2010 Roussanne Columbia Valley
Cascadia Winery 2009 Riesling, Columbia Valley
Saint Laurent Estate Winery NV Syrah rose, Wahluke Slope
Saint Laurent Estate Winery 2009 Malaga Estate Vineyards Riesling, Columbia Valley