Walla Walla’s Westside is yet another area where you’ll find wineries and tasting rooms (but that goes without saying as the whole region is filled with wine).
Three Rivers Winery
If you want to go to a wine tasting at a vineyard, Three Rivers Winery is a good choice. Their tasting room overlooks the vineyards and Mill Creek with views of Whitman Mission and the Blue Mountains, it’s a spectacular setting for a tasting. Visitors can tour their state-of-the-art barrel room and cellar, play giant Jenga or cornhole on the lawn, and have a picnic. They have options for individuals and groups including tours, tastings and lunch. Three Rivers Winery practices sustainable winemaking and describe their style as “moderate alcohols, firm structures and varietal accuracy.” For more information, visit the Three Rivers Winery website.
5941 Old Highway 12, Walla Walla
Enchanted Cellars is a small boutique winery, creating around 800 cases a year from grapes in the Walla Walla and Columbia Valleys. They specialize in hand-crafted red and white Bordeaux. Enchanted Cellars is the only Washington state winery chosen by the US Navy to design a label representing the USN 787 Wa. Submarine. Their tasting room is on their own vineyard, where they stay busy creating estate wines. The gorgeous farm setting is perfect for events, and they have their own event coordinator to make sure your event is enchanting. Contact them for private tastings, groups and tours. Visit the Enchanted Cellars website for more information and follow their Facebook page for upcoming events.
8052 Old Highway 12, Walla Walla
Those wanting a true taste of local flavor should stop in at Reininger Winery. A professional mountain guide and climber-turned-winemaker is behind Reininger Winery, where all the wines are made exclusively with Walla Walla fruits. Their Walla Walla tasting room is at their winery, where a laid-back, friendly atmosphere awaits you. The gorgeous rustic buildings and beautiful scenery are a perfect backdrop. Drop in during tasting room hours or schedule a private tour or barrel tasting. For more information, visit the Reininger Winery website.
5858 Old Highway 12, Walla Walla