FOR ANYONE WHO APPRECIATES World War II history, the most gripping part of this read is that this story of war, survival and courage is TRUE, and a bittersweet reminder of the price generations before us paid for our freedom. In July 1945, the USS Indianapolis was torpedoed in the Pacific by a Japanese submarine, …

YOU COULD SAY EMILY CAME WITH THE PLACE…and we wouldn’t have it any other way! Hired by Waterbrook Winery in 2001 at 31 E. Main, Emily has deep roots in Walla Walla and is known and loved by all. A talented, customer-centric salesperson in and outside of the tasting room, she’s been a part of …

 18 small red beets (about 6 pounds) 1 cup olive oil 1/3 cup red wine vinegar 1/2 teaspoon salt, divided 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper, divided 60 small fresh asparagus spears 1 (11-ounce) goat cheese log 1 tablespoon chopped fresh chives Cracked pepper (optional) Chopped fresh chives (optional) Gourmet salad greens (optional) Arrange beets in …

WHETHER COURTNEY AND I ARE STROLLING the picturesque canals brimming with majestic white swans or meandering through the streets on colorful Dutch bicycles, I never get bored of this charming, historic and vibrant city. The best place to start is at the Amsterdam Tourist Board kiosks. They’re conveniently located at the airport and throughout the …

Dough 3 1/2 – 4 cups of flour – we used whole wheat for a chewier texture but most use bread flour Cornmeal (set aside for rolling) envelope instant dry yeast 2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups of hot water, 100 degrees F 2 tablespoons olive oil, plus 2 teaspoons Combine flour, yeast and salt …

This compelling tale follows the lives of two families, the Hamiltons and the Trasks, as they settle in California. Samuel Hamilton moves with his wife, Liza, to the Salinas Valley, and the Hamiltons eventually become a prominent family in the region. Adam Trask, meanwhile, settles in the valley with his pregnant wife Cathy, and becomes …

Red Mountain is the smallest appellation (sub appellation of Yakima Valley) in Washington State at 4,040 acres (1,630 ha). Due to warm temperatures, red grape varieties dominate on Red Mountain. There are, however, limited plantings of white grape varieties as well. Klipsun, Taylor Mag and Canyons vineyards are sources for Browne Family Vineyards, including our …

One of the busiest people at our company during harvest is this man, who leads vineyard operations at Browne Family and has for the past eight years. As an individual who has traversed the vital industry roles of grower, winemaker, winery owner and operator, mentor, philanthropist, supplier and today a wine executive responsible for Precept …