Northwest Wine Country: Wine's New Frontier

Northwest Wine Country: Wine's New Frontier

by Kathleen Thompson Hill, Gerald Hill
     
 

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Knowing how and where to experience the pleasures of an area’s food, wine, and culture separates the informed visitor from the tourist. Whether you explore the Northwest Wine Country by car or on foot, Kathleen and Gerald Hill take you step-by-step so that you can fully appreciate the beauty and charm of this increasingly popular winemaking region.
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Overview

Knowing how and where to experience the pleasures of an area’s food, wine, and culture separates the informed visitor from the tourist. Whether you explore the Northwest Wine Country by car or on foot, Kathleen and Gerald Hill take you step-by-step so that you can fully appreciate the beauty and charm of this increasingly popular winemaking region.
This gem of a guide takes you up to and through the front door of the most interesting wineries in Oregon, Washington, British Columbia, and Idaho. The Hills also point out interesting shops and nearby restaurants and lodgings. You’ll discover where the locals go, where to find real bargains, and where to splurge magnificently. You’ll also meet the people who live, labor, cultivate, and cook in this beautiful area.

Find inside:

* vineyards both large and small
* recipes from the kitchens of some of the best regional chefs
* fine dining for every pocket
* fun and unusual boutiques
* annual events and festivals
* little-known hangouts

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762729913
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
06/01/2004
Series:
Hill Guides Series Series
Edition description:
Third
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.04(w) x 8.88(h) x 0.55(d)

Meet the Author

Kathleen and Gerald Hill are native Californians who live in Sonoma, California. Kathleen has written widely on the culinary arts, travel, festivals, and politics. Gerald is a historian and lawyer who writes about travel, history, politics, and the law.

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