Skylite Cellars

509.529.8000 25 Campbell Rd
Walla Walla, WA 99362
United States View map

The Hodgins launched their new "Smooth Jazz 101.9 FM" radio station; an instant success in the wine corridor of South East Washington. The 1980’s radio show “The Hiney Winery” also proved to be another perfect marriage with the new wine venture the Hodgins were embarking. Thus the link with radio and wine started to develop. Surrounded by friends and family who were already active in the wine industry, the two were quickly captivated with every aspect of the business. Skylite Cellars - WineryIn 2000, Tom and Cheryl joined with friends and invested in the Ash Hollow Vineyard located 17 miles west of Walla Walla. From this point, the Hodgins were truly aware of their passion of transforming vine to wine. The distinction of the fruit in the Walla Walla AVA was an automatic promotional point for tourism, right down Tom’s radio alley. Chuck Reiniger, Jay Tucker, the Nelsons, and the Hairs were just a few in this new group all forging new careers as wine makers, vineyard managers and most importantly Read more »

View More

Popular wines by Skylite Cellars

Find local availability for these wines:Submit

Varietals Produced by Skylite Cellars View all

  • Cabernet Sauvignon

    “King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...

  • Malbec

    History of the grape: Some believe Malbec is named after a Hungarian peasant who spread plantings along the French co...

  • Syrah

    The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...

  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Merlot

    The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...

  • Viognier

    History of the grape: Viognier is thought to be an indigenous grape of Croatia that was brought to the Rhone in Franc...

People getting updates on Skylite Cellars Wines

Be the first follower of this winery and on your profile.

Skylite Cellars on Snooth

  • Fox, the jails must be FULL!  Who's going to pay for that humungous ... and a Washington wine from Skylite Cellars (2007 reserve)....good wine. I'm tired of posting photos.  I do have one for these, but I'm drinking a Washington merlot right now with a plate of spaghetti and I'm too tired to download the photo from my phone.  Everyone must be ... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Whatcha drinking tonight?


  • Thank you Big Al for having the interest to even look that up!  The ... ... ... and was only $24.  Skylite Cellars Reserve is really good, but is $47 (USD).  I've been trying a lot of BC Syrahs in search of another couple to bring to OT's event. The Kettle Valley I tried was a 2008 and had a gorgeous nose, great full mouth feel, not too acidi... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Weekday Wines


  • Catching up...Good one Fox :-)  I do seem to stumble on to my fair share ... in the 20-40 dollar range.Skylite Cellars has some fab wines.  I really like their Cabernet Sauvignon.  I think that Robert Smasne makes most of their wines.  Smasne is an interesting guy.  He has his own label and consults and makes the wine for several other winerie... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Whatcha drinking tonight?


  • Outthere..ooh that Scherrer had me drooling.I had a nice BC meritage followed ... 33% cab and 21% carmenere) Skylite Cellars 2007 reserve, and it was YUMMY....holy cow. I can't say enough about it!I was quite surprised. I have more HUGE Washington offerings that have immense promis Read More

    Forum post in the topic Whatcha drinking tonight?


  • New image uploaded to this page.

    Page modification by 33324Dragac 33324 Dragac


1




View larger map



Recipe Downloader

RiceSelect

Best Wine Deals

See More Deals »

Recent Forum PostsView all


Skylite Cellars wine ratings and reviews






Snooth Media Network