The Lewis-Clark Valley AVA is pleased to assist journalists, editors and other members of the trade by providing information, contacts and other resources connected to our wine industry. We encourage all media representatives to visit and experience Lewis-Clark Valley wine country firsthand. If you are interested in touring wineries, vineyard or wine facilities; interviewing winemakers, winery owners or growers; or attending one of our region's signature events, please contact us.
By Trevor Hertrich, Edible Idaho South Lewiston area winemakers push for recognition of Northwest’s pioneering wine region A wine’s noblest aspiration, it can be argued, is its expression of character from the place where it was grown. And the finest of those places have names. Names that even the most casual wine drinker knows: Chablis,…Read More
By Andy Perdue , Great Northwest Wine LEWISTON, Idaho – By the end of this year, Idaho could have its second American Viticultural Area – and Washington could have its 14th. The Lewis-Clark Valley was introduced by the federal government last week to begin a 60-day commenting period. “We are growing a lot of grapes…Read More
Wines from Lewis-Clark Valley and Eagle Foothills would be recognized by Peter Mitham Juliaetta, Idaho—Idaho’s second and third AVAs (American Viticultural Areas) are in the offing, putting more science behind the geography of grapegrowing in the Northwest. Petitions for the Lewis-Clark Valley and Eagle Foothills viticultural areas were announced in mid-April. If approved, Eagle Foothills…Read More