Issaquah’s Twin Cedars Winery takes gold at Seattle Wine Awards


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-plus categories.

The awards, judged by local and national wine professionals, represents the highest recognition a winery can earn in the state of Washington.

Twin Cedars Winery produces handcrafted red wines from grapes grown in Red Mountain and Rattlesnake Hills. Their limited-release wines include Cabernet, Merlot, Syrah and Orange Muscat, with the introduction of their first Chardonnay coming this summer.

In their fifth year, winemaker/owners Rod and Dona Ahrens produce and sell their wines from their tasting room located on Tiger Mountain in Issaquah, as well as in a few Issaquah locations. The tasting room is open most weekends from noon to 5 p.m. or by appointment. For more information, visit


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