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Cougar Crest Estate Winery: Walla Walla

Debbie Hansen

Owner/Winemaker

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2012 Viognier with Seared Scallops

Dave Hansen

Owner/Vineyard Manager

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2007 Syrah with Barbeque Ribs

Seth Hansen

Technical Advisor

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2010 Dedication Seven with Lamb Stew

Jenni Meissner

Wine Club Manager

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2008 Anniversary Cuvee with Flank Steak topped with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce, and Spanish Rice

Ted Locati

Tasting Room Manager

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon with a Porterhouse Steak

Julie La Marr

National Sale Manager

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2008 Anniversary Cuvee with Baked Ziti

Cathy Sanders

Bookkeeper

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2008 Cabernet Franc with Bacon Wrapped Filet Mignon

Gary Brumfield

Assistant Winemaker

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2012 Viognier with Turkey seasoned with Fennel, Thyme, and Rosemary

Eric Noreen

Assistant Winemaker – on sabbatical

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2007 Reserve Syrah with Smoked Ribs

Jessica Perez

Tasting Room

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2008 Anniversary Cuvee with Lemon Rosemary Lamb Steak

Cougar Crest Estate Winery: Spokane

Samuel Crosby

Tasting Room Manager

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2008 Anniversary Cuvee with Pork and Duck French Cassoulet

Karen Reitan

Tasting Room

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2007 Legacy Syrah with Prime Rib and Roasted Red Potatoes

Cougar Crest Estate Winery: Woodinville

Bridgette Newfield

Tasting Room Manager

Favorite wine/food pairing: 2008 Cabernet Franc with Tri-tip