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Hurtigruten introduces its own house wine on Norwegian coastal voyage sailings

Finding a house wine that best suits the “world’s most beautiful voyage,’ named such by Lonely Planet’s Blue List, is not a task left to chance – so Hurtigruten searched out a variety of vineyards and commissioned two popular Portuguese wines produced by Winery José Maria da Fonseca, a vineyard already ...

Dedication from vine to wine

Erik Dahle is the award-winning winemaker and co-owner of Tasawik Vineyards in Washington State. Dahle is originally from Bergen, Norway.

Erik Dahle from Bergen shares his love of wine at Tasawik Vineyards By Christy Olsen Field Norwegian American Weekly Washington state is a premium wine producing region, ranking among the world’s top wine regions and the second largest wine producer in the United States.  With more than 32,000 acres planted, the state has the ideal geography and climate ...

Norwegians drink more wine – less beer and liquor

The Norwegian Wine and Spirits Monopoly (Vinmonopolet) sold around a million more liters of wine during the first six months of this year than it did last year, but 23,000 fewer liters of spirits, reports Statistics Norway. The total turnover of pure alcohol decreased by 37 000 litres in the first half of 2009 compared to the ...

Gård Vintners Opens Woodinville Wine Tasting Room

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April 14, 2009 – Royal City, Wash. – Gård Vintners has opened a new wine tasting room in Woodinville, Wash., and currently features four wines: Cabernet Sauvignon, Don Isidro Red, Dry Riesling and Syrah. Gård Vintners Tasting Room 19495 144th Ave. NE, Suite B240 Woodinville, WA 99072 View Larger Map A grand opening event for the public has been scheduled ...

Gård Vintners: A promising new winery takes pride in its roots

Gård Vintners, a new winery in Washington state

By Christy Olsen Field Copy Editor Though it is a relatively young wine industry, Washington state is now the second largest wine producer in the United States, and ranks among the world’s top wine regions. With more than 30,000 acres planted, the state has the ideal geography and climate conditions for growing premium grapes. Washington produces ...