A family-owned winery, with vineyards on south facing hillsides atop the White Bluffs overlooking the Columbia River. A distinct microclimate, ranked as one of the best winegrowing regions of the state, with unique terroir, producing Premium wine.

Touring Region
Current Weather
Fair, 44° F

Picnic Area, Retail Sales, RV Parking

Hours of Operation
By appointment.

Open to the Public

Our Other Tasting Rooms
Claar Cellars Tasting Room

Tasting Room on Site

Yearly Production (in cases)

Variety List
Blend - Bordeaux Style Red
Blend - Other Red
Cabernet Sauvignon
Late Harvest/Dessert/Ice Wine
Petit Verdot
Pinot Gris
Sauvignon Blanc

Tasting Rooms
Claar Cellars Tasting Room - Claar Cellars is a family-owned Estate winery with 130 acres of vineyards on south facing hillsides atop the White Bluffs overlooking the Columbia River. Winery Tasting room is open by Appointment, 509-531-9463
"HELP STOMP OUT BREAST CANCER" GRAPE STOMP Claar Cellars’ 14th Annual “Help Stomp Out Breast Cancer” event will be held at their tasting room in Zillah, WA south of Yakima at Exit 52 off I-82 Saturday and Sunday, Sep 25th and 26th, 10am until 6pm during the Wine Yakima Valley Association “Catch the Crush” weekend. Barrels of grapes will be available all two days for stomping and pictures. Teams of two are invited to stomp grapes in cut off wine barrels, one in the barrel stomping and one to catch the juice in a wine bottle. The fastest team of the weekend will be named Champion Grape Stompers. A $5 entry fee for each team of Stompers will be donated to the Tri-Cities Cancer Center. Handouts and information about Breast Cancer will be available. CLAAR CELLARS “BUSTY BLUSH” ROSE’ HELPS WITH BREAST CANCER RESEARCH. Claar Cellars has released this year’s “Busty Blush” Rose’. For each bottle of Busty Blush sold CLAAR CELLARS donates $1 to the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, Seattle WA in support of breast cancer research. Claar Cellars has produced Busty Blush and used it to support cancer research for seven years.

Our Story

Old World Tradition ~ New World Quality ~ Blending for Perfection. With vineyards that overlook the beautiful Columbia River in the unique White Bluffs area of the Columbia Valley appellation, owners Bob & Crista Whitelatch produce award-winning premium wines from estate-grown grapes. Winery open by appointment only. Check our website for a virtual tour, our history and special events.

Tasting Room:
Claar Cellars is a family owned estate winery. Our Tasting Room is conveniently located in Zillah, next to Interstate 82 at Exit 52, an easy weekend trip from the Seattle or Portland areas. Varietals offered include Riesling, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Sangiovese, Syrah and Busty Blush Rose'.

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