Pinot Noir, AVA & Artificial Intelligence!

Chad and Jeana stand in their Pinot Noir Vineyard overlooking Roses Lake in the Lake Chelan AVA.

Chad and Jeana Steiner stand in their Pinot Noir vineyard overlooking Roses Lake in the Lake Chelan AVA.

AVA, So What?!

We’ve been talking more about the Lake Chelan American Viticultural Area (AVA) – does it actually matter and what does it do to the wine? by Chad Steiner Late in… Continue reading AVA, So What?!

Does “AVA” Matter?

The Lake Chelan AVA. How it distinguishes itself as a unique wine growing region in the World. by Chad Steiner We bought property and moved to the Lake Chelan Valley… Continue reading Does “AVA” Matter?

Toast to Togetherness: A Holiday Wine and Food Pairing Guide

Explore pairing possibilities with some of our favorite wines – along with some fun conversation starters! by Jeana Steiner As the holiday season approaches, the joy of sharing meals with… Continue reading Toast to Togetherness: A Holiday Wine and Food Pairing Guide

Digging into Lake Chelan Pinot Noir in Washington State.

Pinot Noir: a bit of history, how Jeana and Chad fell in love with it and why they think the Lake Chelan Valley is an amazing fit for this glorious… Continue reading Digging into Lake Chelan Pinot Noir in Washington State.

Mile 22 of the Harvest Marathon!

Harvest reflections, winter farm preparation & dahlia digging tips. by Jeana Steiner Winter is coming – The big push to winterize The Farm! We say harvest is like running a… Continue reading Mile 22 of the Harvest Marathon!

Why Are We Raising Sheep?

How Bringing Sheep to Chelan Valley Farms can Help Create a Regenerative Ecosystem. by Chad Steiner We all collectively have a tremendous opportunity to evolve our food system. As growers… Continue reading Why Are We Raising Sheep?

Chad Goes Full Time on the Farm!

Chad goes full time on the farm and celebrates in their Pinot Noir Vineyard in the Lake Chelan AVA.

“He’s Going Pro!” (aka Chad’s Going Full Time on the Farm), by Chad Steiner My earliest memory as a child was when I was about 4 years old. I was… Continue reading Chad Goes Full Time on the Farm!

Pumpkin Patch Reflections…

Reflections on the Chelan Valley Farms Pumpkin Patch Over the Years (2023 = 5th Annual. by Chad Steiner We’re so excited to kick off another pumpkin patch this year! We… Continue reading Pumpkin Patch Reflections…

Veraison: the time is ticking to harvest.

Veraison: the time is ticking to harvest. Embracing the early Harvest: A Spotlight on Pinot Noir. As the summer sun shines down on our vineyard near Lake Chelan, there’s an… Continue reading Veraison: the time is ticking to harvest.