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May 17 May 17 Idaho Wine Industry

The Traveling Spud - Idaho Wineries: A Day on the Sunnyslope Wine Trail

While it’s easy to drive around the trail yourself, I highly recommend getting a driver. After all, you will be tasting wines throughout the region and probably won’t stay too sober! We got to take Idaho Town Car, which is a great local company that specializes in car rentals for tours and special events. Our driver was amazing and he knew the region and our itinerary perfectly.

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May 17 May 17 Idaho Wine Industry

Great Northwest Wine - Koenig Vineyards in Idaho stays local with sale to Nederends

CALDWELL, Idaho – In a stunning yet feel-good move for the Idaho wine industry, Greg and Kristen Koenig have agreed to sell Koenig Vineyards on the Sunnyslope of the Snake River Valley to James and Sydney Nederend of nearby SCORIA Vineyards. Both couples plan to make the announcement later this morning, Great Northwest Wine has learned.

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Apr 26 April 26 Idaho Wine Industry

Napa Valley Register - Idaho wines -- and Idaho winemakers

A historical marker atop a levee in Lewiston, Idaho, commemorates where Meriwether Lewis and William Clark camped Oct. 10, 1805, as part of their grand survey of the recently purchased Louisiana Territory — stretching from St. Louis to the Pacific. Here, the Clearwater River confluences with the Snake, which, as its name suggests, meanders in a sinuous fashion westward to the Columbia in Washington’s Tri-Cities on its inexorable path to Portland and the great ocean beyond.

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