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Great NW Wine - Bubbles rise within Idaho Industry


BOISE, Idaho – It was the prospect of making Syrah from the Snake River Valley that helped lure Leslie Preston back to her home state of Idaho.

Now, the owner of Coiled Wines bubbles with enthusiasm for Riesling sparkling wine, a project she calls Rizza – a dry tribute to the Aussie nickname for the noble white grape from Germany.

“If I had to only make one wine, it would be Rizza,” Preston told Great Northwest Wine. “It’s just really fun.”