Bernard Griffin Winery

878 Tulip Lane
Richland, WA
Phone: (509) 627-0266
Rob Griffin’s easy-drinking chardonnays and sangiovese-based rosés are widely known and admired. The winery offers a fun, friendly setting to explore the diversity of his offerings. The space includes a full-service restaurant and a glass studio run by Griffin’s wife, Deborah Barnard, an artist and winery co-founder.

Col Solare

50207 Antinori Road
Benton City (Red Mountain), WA
Phone: (509) 588-6806
Formed in the mid-1990s through a partnership between Tuscany's Marchesi Antinori family and Washington's Chateau Ste. Michelle, Col Solare produces elegant, Bordeaux-style wines in its state-of-the-art Red Mountain winery, which opened in 2007. Its flagship wines are worthy of special occasions, while its Shining Hill series offers exceptional budget friendly selections. The winery's setting and design are worth the price of admission for a tasting, with or without a tour (Multiple options are available; reservations required).


51810 N. Sunset Road
Benton City (Red Mountain), WA
Phone: (509) 588-3469
The name stems from founder Charlie Hoppes' fidelity to Bordeaux-style wines. Once the head red winemaker for Chateau Ste. Michelle, Hoppes produces elegant blends and varietals with grapes from his own Red Mountain vineyards, with some fruit sourced from quality neighboring sites. The white wines tend to reflect warm-weather flavor profiles (think tropical fruits), while the reds capture the intensity of Red Mountain. Seated tastings in the tasting room (pictured above) encourage you to savor the wines at a relaxed pace, while allowing you to drink in soothing views of the surroundings.

Hedges Family Estate

53511 N. Sunset Road
Benton City (Red Mountain), WA
Phone: (509) 588-3155
The Hedges family produces premium varietals and blends from grapes grown in their certified-biodynamic vineyards. The elegant winery resembles a French chateau, and the neatly manicured grounds offer sweeping views of surrounding vineyards.

J. Bookwalter

894 Tulip Lane
Richland, WA
Phone: (509) 627-5000
The Bookwalter family's winery dates back to the early 1980s and today produces premium wines with grapes sourced from the some of the state's best vineyards. Their Richland space is more than just a tasting room. Its full-service restaurant offers outdoor seating, and the winery regularly hosts concerts and other special events on its spacious grounds.

Tagaris Winery

844 Tulip Lane
Richland, WA
Phone: (509) 628-0020
Tagaris serves its food-friendly varietals and blends, made from grapes grown in its Wahluke Slope vineyard, in its spacious, Mediterranean-inspired onsite restaurant, Taverna Tagaris.

Tapteil Vineyard & Winery

20206 E. 583 PR NE
Benton City (Red Mountain), WA
Phone: (509) 588-4460
Veteran wine grower Larry Pearson's cab sauvs and syrahs reflect the intensity of Red Mountain fruit, in the best possible ways. The patio outside the tasting room overlooks a scenic section of the Yakima River, known as Tapteil in the Yakama's Sahaptian language.