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Idaho Statesman - Idaho wine tasting rooms


Don’t jump to conclusions when I tell you that I have visited hundreds of wine tasting rooms in the West over the last decade. Honestly, it was all in a day’s work.

In another life and location, it was part of my job to drop in on wineries all over Northern California and see what they had to offer. I was there to learn about the winery history, varietals, how the wines were made, what was served, whether or not there was a tasting room fee — and then comment on the visits.

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