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Wine Press NW - 72 hrs touring Boise & its wine

A decade ago, it might have been difficult to picture Boise as a hub for wine tourism.

Thanks to a number of winemakers who have fallen in love with the outdoors, the weather and culinary delights that the Snake River Valley has to offer, there’s no looking back.

“We’re very approachable, and that’s one of the things I really like about our industry,” said Moya Dolsby, executive director for the Idaho Wine Commission. “I don’t find that the wine scene here is intimidating at all. On the other hand, I still get intimidated whenever I go to Napa.”