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Thursday, April 26, 2007

Washington Rings Up 500th Winery

California is still the undisputed king of the American wine world, but Washington State hit a milestone recently when Sweet Valley Wines in Walla Walla registered as the 500th licensed commercial winery in the state.

Here's a run down of the top United States when it comes to the number of wineries:

1. California -- 2,275
2. Washington -- 500
3. Oregon -- 303
4. New York -- 210

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