The Links


Here are some links that are interesting to visit:


The Rattlesnake Hills Wine Trail is one of the winery associations that we belong to. It was awarded AVA status on 3/20/2006.

Wine Yakima Valley is one of the other winery associations that we belong to. Yakima Valley is the oldest AVA in the state. It offers Premium Passes for the special event weekends (price varies).

Vintage Valley Inn

Zillah, Washington

Make Vintage Valley Inn your starting point and resting place while you tour the area. Zillah, Washington, is home to the Rattlesnake Hills American Viticulture Area, and 25-plus local wineries. Conveniently located off of I-82 / US 97-Exit 52, this hotel will serve your family and corporate travel needs in the Yakima Valley. From $109.99 per night. Tell them you are a customer of ours and get 20% off.

All rooms are well-equipped with a coffee maker, microwave, refrigerator, iron, ironing board, and cable television. Free Wireless internet is also available throughout the entire hotel. Business center, wireless internet, copy and fax services available. Other amenities include: 100% non-smoking facility, complimentary full hot breakfast, large indoor pool and spa area, guest laundry facilities, and they are pet friendly.

Intrigue Chocolate Co.

Aaron and Karl make the best hand-made chocolate truffles out there. We are a proud and happy member of the Truffle of the Month Club. We trade wine for chocos, how great is life! They have created over 100 different chocolate truffle flavors. We also sell their chocolate bars in our tasting room. The Guajillo Chili one is what we pair with our Ruby Angelicas (the Zort wine previously known as Port).


Our brother, Roger, owns a CD production company and specializes in choral and organ music. If that is your fancy, this is your web site. Best selection anywhere.

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Our niece, Dylan, is a very funny comic artist. She has her oldest graphic novel, Bite Me! available at her web site along with a lot of other cool stuff. She now has another new graphic novel out, Queen of the Sea. Get it at your local independent bookstore (or Amazon, if you must).

Updated 2023-05-17



PMS Donation Update as of 8/31/23

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New Wine Releases

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Organic Vineyard Tour & Wine Tasting

Visit four vineyards with our master winegrower, Paul Vandenberg, owner of Paradisos del Sol Winery, including our own organic vineyard.

Every day except Saturday at 9 am, $20, group and student rates. Reserve your spot today!

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