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Jeb Dunnuck Top 100 Wines of 2022

Jeb Dunnuck Top 100 Wines of 2022

Jeb Dunnuck names the 2019 Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley one of the Top 100 Wines of 2022.

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Top 10 Wines of 2022

Wine Spectator’s Top 10 of 2022

Wine Spectator names the 2018 Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley the #9 wine of 2022.

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Top 100 Cellar Selections of 2022

The Wine Enthusiast Top 100 Cellar Selections of 2022

The Wine Enthusiast names the 2019 Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley for The Enthusiast 100 of 2022

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Nicole Trumble

Quilceda Creek Hires National Sales Manager To Focus Washington Winery Nationally

Quilceda Creek announces the new hire of Nicole Trumble as National Sales Manager, effective June 17, 2019. In this role, Trumble will bring her 15+ years of wine industry experience to the Snohomish, Wash.-based winery to grow its network and promote its brand identity across the U.S.

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Supporting our sommelier sisters and brothers

Sommeliers are some of the hardest hit during this difficult time of COVID-19. Quilceda Creek is supporting our sisters and brothers in the wine industry by donating three 3L bottles of our 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley, Galitzine Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, and Palengat Proprietary Red Wine to the United Sommelier Foundation Auction. The auction is being run by Acker Merrall in New York City.

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Champoux Vineyards gets a massive makeover

Champoux Vineyards is getting a 21 acre replant and it is all being done by hand! That is a massive effort and means digging 43,500 holes and planting 43,500 vines one at a time! And all while practicing safe social distancing.

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Scott Lloyd

Benchmark Consulting announces the placement of Scott Lloyd as General Manager at Quilceda Creek

March 4, 2020 Quilceda Creek is proud to announce the appointment of Scott Lloyd who will serve as the winery’s General Manager, effective immediately.

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Quilceda Creek Washington Wine Blog Review

On a festive Friday afternoon in mid-December I gathered my belongings and headed north to Quilceda Creek winery in Snohomish.

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Vertical Line-up of Quilceda Creek

Quilceda Creek Vertical Tasting

One of the famed world producers of Cabernet Sauvignon, Quilceda Creek, crafts brilliant, age-worthy wines that drink marvelously in their youth but also show massive cellaring potential.

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6 of the Best Wineries in Washington State

Trailing only California, Washington is the USA’s second-biggest wine-producing state - and these half-dozen Washington wineries offer some of the finest pours around.

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Owen and Paul

Washington Wine Blog 2016 Vintage Review

As I strolled my way into the famed Snohomish, Washington winery I was immediately met with a smile from Paul Golitzin. We would be spending a Friday afternoon together, tasting through his glorious new lineup and talking about favorite wines of the world.

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Magnums of Quilceda Creek

Quilceda Creek: A Washington Cabernet Icon

Read Decanter Magazine's feature article by Dr. Owen Bargreen about tasting this cult Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, from 2004-2010

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Best Washington State Winery 2017

We were honored to be named Best Washington Winery 2017 at Robert Parker's Wine Advocate Extraordinary Wineries for the Americas award ceremony. The award was presented in New York this October at an event also recognizing the 2018 Michelin Guide New York City award winners.

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Robert Parker‘s Wine Advocate Awards Quilceda Creek Winery Two 100-pt. Ratings

Newest Issue of the Wine Advocate Marks Sixth 100 pt. Rating for Washington State Winery Dedicated to World-Class Cabernet Sauvignon.

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2016 Washington Wine Blog Winery of the Year: Quilceda Creek

It brings me great pleasure to announce the inaugural winery of the year from Washington Wine Blog. The winner this year is no surprise. A winery with distinction and certainly not needing any introduction Quilceda Creek is one of the premier producers for Cabernet in the world.

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Quilceda Creek's Paul (left) and Alex Golitzin poured a dozen vintages of their Washington Cabernet

Why Quilceda Creek is Washington‘s Signature Cabernet Sauvignon

Harvey Steiman of Wine Spectator talks about a recent 12-vintage vertical tasting demonstrating how consistently Alex and Paul Golitzin hit the mark.

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Quilceda Creek makes the two highest scoring Cabernet Sauvignon wines in Wine Advocate

In this month’s Wine Advocate, Jun #225, Quilceda Creek’s 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley and the 2013 Galitzine Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon Red Mountain took top honors in Washington.

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Quilceda Creek team with masks holding large format bottles

Quilceda Creek Winery donates $365,000 to Restaurant Employee Relief Fund for COVID-19 relief

Paul Golitzin, president and director of winemaking for Quilceda Creek Vintners, one of the oldest family-owned wineries in the state of Washington, announced today that the winery has donated $365,000 to the Restaurant Employee Relief Fund (RERF). The funds will assist disenfranchised restaurant employees who have lost work as a result of closures pertaining to COVID-19.

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Quilceda Creek Team holding a Ukrainian Flag

Quilceda Creek Winery has released its first and only duo of white wines

pledging to donate 100% of sales to World Central Kitchen

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Mark Kaigas

Quilceda Creek hires Mark Kaigas as Winemaker

Paul Golitzin, president and director of winemaking for Quilceda Creek Winery, is pleased to announce that Mark Kaigas has joined his team as winemaker. Kaigas comes to Quilceda Creek from Napa Valley-based Colgin Cellars.

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Quilceda Creek 2015

Wine Spectator’s Top 10 of 2015

Quilceda Creek set the benchmark for Washington Cabernet Sauvignon in 2012, an ideal vintage that produced wines of power and elegance.

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Owen Bargreen with Quilceda Creek 2018

The Top 10 Wines I Tasted in 2021

Owen Bargreen features the 2018 Quilceda Creek Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon as the number one wine he tasted in 2021.

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JS Wine Ratings

Top 100 Wines of the USA 2021

JS Wine Ratings names the 2018 Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley and the 2018 Quilceda Creek “Galitzine Vineyard” Cabernet Sauvignon in the Top 100 Wines of the USA 2021

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Champoux Vineyard located in the Horse Heaven Hills AVA

Quilceda Creek increases majority ownership of Washington State‘s acclaimed Champoux Vineyard

Paul Golitzin, president and director of winemaking for Washington State’s Quilceda Creek, a world-renowned producer of fine Cabernet Sauvignon, announced today that his family’s winery has increased its majority holding in the state’s “grand cru” vineyard, Champoux, based in Columbia Valley’s Horse Heaven Hills AVA.

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Quilceda Creek Winery

I‘m in love: Two special wines I won‘t soon forget

Read Buffalo Magazine wine writer Warren Colville’s piece on Quilceda Creek and his experience with the 2017 Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon and the 2018 Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon.

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Left to right, Simon Siegel, Robert M. Parker Jr. and Jeff Prather tasting Quilceda Creek's 1988, 1989 and 1990 Cabernet Sauvignon at Ray’s Boathouse in Seattle, Washington, circa 1993

Wine Advocate Reviews Quilceda Creek 20 Year Vertical

Quilceda Creek is one of the most recognizable Washington State producers making world-class Cabernet Sauvignon. Read Anthony Muellers’ 20-year retrospective of Quilceda Creek’s Cabernet Sauvignon

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Paul with 4 bottles of Quilceda Creek

Washington Wine Blog’s review of Quilceda Creek’s 2018 Vintage

Read the Washington Wine Blog’s review of Quilceda Creek’s 2018 vintage by Dr. Owen Bargreen

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OwenBargreen.com Awards Quilceda Creek Winery Two 100-pt. Ratings

Owen Bargreen CS of Washington Wine Blog award both the 2018 Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley and the 2018 Quilceda Creek “Galitzine Vineyard” Cabernet Sauvignon 100 Point ratings

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Jeb Dunnuck Top 100 Wines of 2020

Jeb Dunnuck names the “Top 100 Wines of 2020”

Jeb Dunnuck names the 2017 Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley one of the Top 100 Wines of 2020.

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Owen Bargreen

Owen Bargreen names “The Ten Best Wines That I Tried in 2020”

Owen Bargreen names the 2004 Quilceda Creek ‘Columbia Valley’ Cabernet Sauvignon number 1 in his article “The Ten Best Wines That I Tried in 2020”

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International Wine Report with 15 years of Quilceda Creek

International Wine Report Special Report. 15 Years of Quilceda Creek

International Wine Report recently had the rare opportunity to intimately taste a special vertical of 15 vintages of Quilceda Creek’s Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, ranging from 2004 all the way up to the 2018 vintage.

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Quilceda Creek CVR Columbia Valley 2017 named “Highly” in Wine Spectator‘s Advance

Wine Spectator’s Advance provides a sneak preview of their buying guide for the November 30, 2020 isues. The Quilceda Creek CVR Columbia Valley 2017 makes the “Highly Recommended” category with a 94 point rating. 

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Wine & Spirits Top 100 Wineries of 2020

Wine & Spirits Top 100 Wineries of 2020

Wine & Spirits names Quilceda Creek in The Top 100 Wineries of 2020

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Top 100 Cellars Selections of 2020

The Wine Enthusiast Top 100 Cellar Selections of 2020

The Wine Enthusiast names the 2017 Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley for The Enthusiast 100 of 2020

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Wine & Spirits Best Cabernet Blend of 2020

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Forbes’ Wines Of The Week: Heitz Chardonnay, Quilceda Creek Cabernet, And Barrell Rye

The Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 is featured in Forbes’ Wines of the Week by Brian Freedman

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