Meet the five wineries of Nectar Tasting Room.
Italian for “desire,” one sip will have you yearning for more. Anelare Winery is a small family winery based in Benton City, WA. With the help of award winning wine maker Charlie Hoppes, Anelare is getting critical attention with their double gold at the 2010 Seattle Wine Awards for the 2007 Ciel du Cheval Syrah. Wine Press Northwest recently named their 2007 Nonna Viola a wine of the week with an “outstanding” rating. With limited production Spokane will be introduced to four wines while supplies last. The new ZIO label is available for 2014 at only $15
Forrest and Kahryn Alexander are very excited to be in Spokane. Several restaurants and shops have already graciously welcomed them to the area and they are looking forward to getting to know you.Shop Anelare Wines
Coyote Canyon Winery
Coyote Canyon Winery is an estate winery located in the famed Horse Heaven Hills region of Washington. With an emphasis on Italian grape varieties, Mike Andrews has been farming 1100 acres of wine grapes since 1994. Coyote Canyon Vineyards provides grapes to over 25 Washington wineries and has received numerous awards for quality. Come down and enjoy wines like Primitivo, Barbera, Sangiovese, Tempranillo, Mourvedre, Grenache as well as standards like Cabernet, Malbec and Syrah.
Thanks for being a part of the team, Coyote Canyon, you are an excellent addition to the Nectar Tasting Room family!
Coyote Canyon also has a tasting room at the Prosser, WA Vintner’s village. Stop by and say hi when you are on your wine tasting adventures through wine country.Shop Coyote Canyon Wines
Kirkland, WA based Northwest Cellars was founded by former software CEO Bob Delf in 2004. Northwest Cellars was started with a vision to produce quality wines at reasonable prices with unique custom-designed personalized labels. Northwest Cellars’ Syrah recently won gold at the 2010 Seattle Wine Awards and previous releases have also won gold and received 90+ point scores from Wine Enthusiast magazine. Bob does the blending work on the wines while enlisting the help of accomplished wine makers Dave Moore and Robert Smasne.
I’m excited to have Northwest Cellars involved not only because the quality of the wine, but because of the custom labels for birthdays, weddings, holidays, business events, gifts, non-profit, and wine retailers. The possibilities are endless.Shop NW Cellars Wines
Skylite Cellars is a small winery in Walla Walla making BIG wines with the help of winemaker Greg Matiko. Cheryl, a small town girl, and Tom Hodgins, a big city radio guy, settled in Walla Walla and in 2000 invested in Ash Hollow Vineyards. Using fruit from their home vineyard, Ash Hollow, other Walla Walla vineyards, and beyond, Skylite Cellars is creating some top notch wines. Their 2007 Malbec Received double gold at the 2010 Seattle Wine Awards and Wine & Spirits Magazine recently recognized the 2007 Walla Walla Cab as a 91 point “best buy” and “Year’s Best American Cabernet Sauvignon’s.”
In addition to the Cabernet and Malbec, Skylite Cellars brings a luscious reserve blend, Syrah, Viognier, Chardonnay, and Rose.Shop Skylite Wines
Terra Blanca Winery
Positioned high atop one of Washington’s premier grape growing regions is Red Mountain’s Terra Blanca Winery. Sitting on 300 acres, the estate winery is known for big full bodied reds, crisp whites, and a unique selection of desert wines. Keith and ReNae Pilgrim have farmed Terra Blanca for two decades producing some highly acclaimed Syrah, Cabernet, Merlot, Riesling, Roussanne, and Chardonnay. Terra Blanca is one of the most beautiful spots in the state to enjoy wine with a majestic view, expansive tasting room, and manicured grounds overlooking the vineyards.
At 50,000+ case production, Terra Blanca brings a long history of wine making and energy to the tasting room and we are very honored to have them on board.Shop Terra Blanca