The Dalles is situated in an up and coming Wine region! The Dalles and surrounding areas are home to over 30 wineries.
The Sunshine Mill tasting room features the wines of Quenett Winery in a unique, world-class environment that you must see for yourself! Wine tasting begins daily at 12:00pm.
Our interior incorporates the original machinery of the flour mill that occupied this building since 1918! The history of the building is cherished by the community of The Dalles and is found inspiring by our visitors.
The Pines Vineyard
The Pines 1852 owner and vintner, Lonnie Wright, first came to The Pines vineyard in 1982 for the Old Vine Zinfandel. At that time, this century old vineyard was abandoned 20 years previously and struggling for survival.
These vines had a long journey ahead to bear a crop. Since then, Wright started his own vineyard management company and continued expanding The Pines Estate Vineyard by adding another zinfandel block with starts off the old vine zin. Later, he added merlot and syrah…
Maryhill Winery is Washington State’s premier destination winery featuring one of the Northwest’s most desirable microclimates for growing grapes. Picnicking is encouraged on our spacious and scenic [maryhill winery] covered arbor with perfect river views.
Possibly the most enjoyable part of Maryhill, from a grower’s standpoint, is the wide variety of grapes the area will support – including several difficult to grow varietals often stunted in many of the region’s other vineyards.
They focus their vineyards on producing premium red wines, with special attention to Syrah and Sangiovese. Their larger vineyards include blocks of Zinfandel, Viognier, Merlot, Syrah, and Cabernet Sauvignon vines, as well as smaller sections for Cabernet Franc, Malbec and Grenache.
Cathedral Ridge Winery
Cascade Cliffs Vineyard & Winery
Marshal’s Winery & Vineyard