Chad Johnson admits that he and his brother-in-law Corey Braunel did not fully understand what they were doing when they started Dusted Valley Vintners in Walla Walla, Wash. in 2003. The two didn't have a background in the wine industry. They didn't have any money. They weren't even living in Washington state before launching the company. "It was just blind ambition," Johnson said....
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April 4th - May 4th
Save-the-date for Spring Release, and make plans to join us in Walla Walla or Woodinville to taste through our Spring line-up and make your selections!
June 19th - 21st
Join over 60 Walla Walla Valley winemakers, three internationally known guest winemakers, and well known wine critics in exploring one of the world’s most distinct red wine grape varieties – Syrah. Contrast the growing conditions, wine styles and wines of the Walla Walla Valley with Paso Robles and Sonoma, California and the Yarra Valley, Australia. Participate in special tastings of rare vintage wines, one-of-a-kind winemaker dinners and receptions with some of the Valley’s most awarded winemakers and much more!