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New label and branding press summary

This is a repository for all press regarding our new label and branding.

March 21, 2011Read the official Press Release.

March 21, 2011Walla Walla's L'Ecole Winery grows up with a new labelAnna King - NPR more

Walla Walla named "Friendliest Small Town" by Rand McNally/USA Today

Rand McNalley/USA Today Best of the Road - Best Small Towns in America

FriendliestWalla Walla, Wash.

Team that visited: Jason and Nikki Wynn ("Gone with the Wynns") of Dallas, who were the winning team

What made it stand out: This southeastern Washington more

Wine Spectator Awards 2008 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 93 points!

This supple, round wine is polished in texture, around a pulsing core of wild plum, black tea and orange peel flavors, finishing wiht style and grace.  Drink now through 2010.  Harvey Steinman Wine Spectator

L'Ecole Graduates to a New Label

Walla Walla LifestylesCatie McIntyre Walker

A bottle of wine, in many ways, is like a scrapbook. Wine can tell a story — from the very beginning, with the label on the bottle, to a happy ending on the palate. A L’Ecole No 41 is one of those bottles of wine with a story.The old Frenchtown schoolhouse, built in 1915, with the stately bell tower, still stands. it has been a historic fixture in the Walla Walla valley that more

Wines & Vines Guest Editorial by Marty Clubb

Washington’s Strengths Are Diversity and ValueWashington State will never be a simple, single-varietal wine region- nor do we want it to be.

By Marty Clubb

WSJ Wine Columnist Lettie Teague Revisits Chenin Blanc

By Lettie TeagueCertain grapes have fallen out of favor in this country, and none more precipitously than Chenin Blanc.  Once one of the most prolific varieties (most often blended in jug wines ),  Chenin Blanc –  the noble grape more

Chenin Blanc Featured in Through the Walla Walla Grapevine Blog

To describe sipping on the 2010 L’Ecole Nº 41 Chenin Blanc, think thirst-quenching. Kind of like a "adult" lemonade with floral notes. The acids in this wine are vibrant along with flavors of orchard fruit such as crisp Granny more