12 Vibrant White Wines from Oregon and Washington

New reviews of exciting Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris and more from the Pacific Northwest, up to 92 points

12 Vibrant White Wines from Oregon and Washington
Elk Cove was founded in 1974, and its vineyards span 380 acres in northern Willamette Valley (Courtesy of Anna M Campbell)
Apr 26, 2021

Oregon and Washington are best-known for red wines, but these Pacific Northwest states also make an eclectic mix of whites. This week’s selection of newly released wines demonstrates this diversity with Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris, Riesling and more. Even better, most of these whites are priced under $20.

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