Local winery wins gold

June 4, 2013

Twin Cedars Winery, of Issaquah, received Gold Awards at the 2013 Seattle Wine Awards for its 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon and 2010 Merlot in the $20+ categories.

The Seattle Wine Awards, judged by top local and national wine professionals, represents the highest recognition a winery can earn in the state of Washington, according to a press release from the winery.

Twin Cedars Winery produces handcrafted red wines from grapes grown in Washington’s premier vineyard regions, including Red Mountain and Rattlesnake Hills. Their limited-release wines include cabernet, merlot, syrah and orange muscat.

In their fifth year, winemaker/owners Rod and Dona Ahrens produce and sell their wines from their tasting room located on Tiger Mountain, as well as in a few select Issaquah locations. Learn more at www.twincedarswinery.com.