The subject is wine: In the early 1960s climatologist Dr. Phillip Church's study of Eastern Washington revealed its close similarity to France's famed Burgundy region. Then everything changed. Now, much to the surprise of the rest of the world, Washington is the second largest producer of premium wine in the United States.
Ted Baseler, President and CEO of the critically acclaimed Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, and one of the individuals responsible for the dramatic growth of winemaking in Washington, will be the speaker at this year's lunch.
September 7 The Four Seasons Hotel Doors open at 11:30