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Naches Heights AVA

Designated: 2011Vineyards: 41 acres (17 hectares)Top Varieties: Chardonnay and Cabernet SauvignonAverage Annual Precipitation: 10-13 inches Naches Heights is situated between the small towns of Naches and Tieton, northwest of the city of Yakima, in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains. The appellation is located on a million-year-old lava flow.  The…
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Regions & AVAs

Washington is home to a diverse group of growing regions, which vary significantly by the amount of area they encompass, their climate, soils, and what is planted there. This diversity is one of the reasons such a large number of varieties succeed in Washington. While some of these regions might…