Sara Gagnon Owner Vintner

Harbinger Winery is an artisan winery focused on making premium, ultra-drinkable wines from Washington State. Visit our warm, inviting and cozy tasting room, and be among friends.

At Harbinger Winery our mission in this life is to craft incredibly drinkable Washington State wines that justly represent the varietal and land from which they were grown. With a focus on hard-to-find varietals, as well as traditional favorites, we strive to keep your cellar varied and your palate delighted and pleasantly surprised. 

"Step Forward and Be the Harbinger of Your Own Dreams." - Sara Gagnon, Owner/Vintner

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Swirl and Sniff!

June 15, 2016

Now that you’ve given the wine a good look, you’re ready to take a good sniff. Give the glass a swirl, but don’t bury your nose inside it. Instead, just hover over the top like a helicopter pilot surveying rush hour traffic. Take a series of quick, short sniffs, then step away and let the information filter through to your brain. There are many guides to help you train your nose to identify key wine fragrances, both good and bad. There are potentially thousands of aroma components in a glass of good wine, so forget about finding them all. Naming all the fruits, flowers, herbs and other scents you can trowel out of the glass can be a fun game, but...

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