There’s a New Sign in Town! The wine scene is burgeoning in North Central Washington, and with the addition of these new road signs, we are celebrating that growth!
Grapes, wineries thrive in Washington’s apple region Eric Degerman And Andy Perdue Lake Chelan has developed into wine country the past few years with vineyards growing on both sides of the lake. This is at Benson Vineyards Estate Winery on the north shore.
When the apple market collapsed about 15 years ago in the region around Lake Chelan in centralWashington State, a handful of farmers decided to make the transition from apples to grapes. Though the apple market has recovered, there’s been no turning back for these erstwhile orchardists.
Tasting rooms abound in Leavenworth, Washington. The North Cascades town of Leavenworth, Wash., draws tourists from around the state and now is home to several winery tasting rooms.