Spring Barrel Tasting on the Rattlesnake Hills Wine Trail

RATTLESNAKE HILLS SPRING BARREL TASTING 2018

Join the fun in the Rattlesnake Hills as we celebrate SPRING! Member wineries find premium wine barrels and pull them down from their barrel racks with the excitement of sharing the contents with you. This weekend is for those who like the experience of barrel tasting, but want a more intimate environment. There is no cost to attend this event; some wineries charge a small tasting fee.

When:

April 21-22, 2018

Where:

Rattlesnake Hills Wine Trail Wineries

Rattlesnake Hills Spring Barrel Tasting Winery Offerings

BONAIR WINERY

Our winemaker will be pouring a 2017 Rattlesnake Hills Estate Merlot barrel sample to compare with our current 2013 Estate Merlot, to show you what a difference four years of aging does to a wine! We love this weekend, as there are fewer people and you get more personal attention!

Hours: 10:00-5:00PM, 509.829.6027

COVET CELLARS

We can’t wait to share our first barrel tasting with you, please stop in a enjoy with us.

Hours: 11:00-5:00PM, 509.207.7158

HORIZON'S EDGE WINERY

Please join us for one of our favorite weekends of the year!

Hours: 10:00-5:00PM, 509.969.3061

HYATT VINEYARDS

Hyatt Vineyards will offer their award winning wines for your enjoyment for Spring Barrel Tasting 2018! From the barrel or from the bottle, all Hyatt wines are estate grown and available for purchase from our spacious tasting room. This year our winemaker will be showcasing a barrel tasting of our 2017 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Bring a glass, yourself and a smile.

Hours: 10:00-5:00PM, 509.829.6333

KNIGHT HILL WINERY

Join us at Knight Hill! This year we will taste two possible versions of a Rhone GSM blend and will be taking a poll of customers’ preferences. If you were the winemaker, which would you choose? Don’t miss out on getting your say!

Hours: 10:00-5:00PM, 509.865.5654

MAISON DE PADGETT WINERY

Please join us for one of our favorite weekends of the year!

Hours: 10:00-5:00PM, 509.969.3061

PARADISOS DEL SOL WINERY

We at Paradisos are passionate about making barrel tasting an educational experience. Paul, the Man in the Wild Pants, comes up with a different presentation every year, and he has been doing this for over 30 years! This year we will learn about Barrels vs. Tanks. After the micro-mini seminar, we offer a micro-mini 9-course winemaker tasting, 9 teensy tiny bites of food to go with our 9 different wines. Sip, Sip, Bite, Sip! The renowned Lupe, Reyna de la Cocina of Lupe's Kitchen in Toppenish, will have her fabulous tamales available on Saturday the 28th. Our $10 tasting fee is applied towards a purchase of at least $20. 20% of every tasting fee paid is donated to the Yakima Humane Society. Passport and Premier Pass holders receive 10% off your purchase of 2 or more bottles and 20% or 50% off case purchase on selected wines. We have 2 wines that are under $85 a case. For Spring Barrel Tasting, groups of 8 or more will be turned away if they don't have a reservation. Come Taste Paradise!

Hours: 11:00-6:00PM, 509.829.9000

PORTTEUS VINEYARDS

Please join us for one of our favorite weekends of the year, this year we will be pouring two barrel samples, including a Tempranillo! Stop in a sip with us.

Hours: 10:00-5:00PM, 509.829.6970

SERVERINO CELLARS

Join Severino Cellars for your first stop as you indulge in a weekend full of wine. We are most excited to share with you our very carefully handcrafted wines, straight from the barrel. Our Severino Red will be on sale, 6/$60. The sun will be shining and wine will be flowing. Our tasting fee is waived for all passport holders. Join us for one of the best ways to enjoy the Rattlesnake Hills.

Hours: 10:00-6:00PM, 509.829.3800

TANJULI WINERY

Spring will be in full swing at Tanjuli Winery! Visitors will be treated to a barrel sample of our Estate Aglianinco /Sangratino, a blend of two dynamic Italian grapes that explode with flavor. We will also have all our estate vineyard wines available for tasting. New releases of Picpoul Blanc, Viognier, Orange Muscat. For red wine lovers will be serving Pinot Noir, Carmenere and Nebbiolo. Come check out our amazing specials, meet winemaker Tom Campbell and share his passion for growing unusual varieties and turning them into incredible wines.

Hours: 10:00-5:00, 509.654.9753

TWO MOUNTAIN WINERY

Stop in and join the madness! We love Barrel Tasting!

Hours: 10:00-6:00PM, 509.829.3900

VANARNAM VINEYARDS

Come on out for barrel tasting and BBQ from Kim's Got Smoke. We have live music from These Guitars Say Sorry on Saturday afternoon. Bring your friends and hang out on our patio with some great wine and great food. This year we will be sampling from the barrel our 2016 Syrah.

Hours: Friday 12:00-6:00, Saturday and Sunday 10:00-6:00, 360.904.4800

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