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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June 18th -20th
Join over 60 Walla Walla Valley winemakers, three internationally known guest winemakers, and well known wine critics and experts in exploring one of the world’s most beloved and noble red wine grape varieties – Merlot. Contrast the growing conditions, wine styles and wines of the Walla Walla Valley with the Bordeaux region of France, Tuscany, Italy and Napa Valley, California. Participate in special tastings of rare vintage wines, one-of-a-kind winemaker dinners and receptions with some of the Valley’s most acclaimed winemakers and much more!
June 25th | 6:00-8:00PM
Every other year The Five-Star Sensation is held in Cleveland benefiting University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center. Top chefs and winemakers participate in this event from around the country. Over the years, it has become a tradition for some of the participants to kick off the event weekend with a wine dinner at Chez Francois. This year is no different, and Dusted Valley is thrilled to be able to be a part of it.
June 25th | 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Join us at one of Mill Creek's favorite wine bars for a chance to taste some of our current releases from Dusted Valley and Boomtown.