In The News


July 2016
"Governor's Cup Honors Colorado Wines", Culinary Colorado

May 2016
"Wines of the Grand Valley: A tour through downtown Palisade", Summit Daily
"Get After It in Grand Junction: An Adventurous Weekend Escape", Roots Rated
"Beatrice's Blushes: Canyon Wind Cellars "Anemoi Eos", Colorado Wine Press

April 2016
"Canyon Wind Cellars closing", Grand Junction Sentinel

February 2016
"For The Love of Wine...", Carpe Travel

January 2016
"Exploring Colorado Wine Country", Which Winery
"Behind the Vines: Canyon Wind Cellars", 5280


December 2015
"#UncorkColorado 2015 Governor's Cup Case Rhone Styled Wines", WineCompass
"Eleven Boozy Colorado Christmas Gift Ideas- Or To Keep For Your Own Holiday Table", Westword
"Uncork Colorado Virtual Wine Tasting", The Two Wine Women
"A virtual tour of Colorado Bordeaux style wines, courtesy of Kyle!", Wine Berserkers

November 2015
"Unexpected U.S. Wine Regions", Endless Vacation

October 2015
"Timeless Twist: The RMB Gown Guide", Rocky Mountain Bride

September 2015
"8 Reasons to Drive to the Grand Valley", Zagat

August 2015
"Governor's Cup competition showcases Colorado wine advances", The Colorado Statesman

July 2015
"An Intimate Winery Wedding in Palisade", Colorado Weddings Magazine.
"Taste the Winners of the 2015 Governor's Cup on August 1 - Or Buy a Case Now", Westword
"From Sip to Seed: Colorado's Best Beer, WIne and Distillery Tours",

June 2015
"Finding wine country in a beer state like Colorado", Chicago Tribune
"Colorado's 2015 Governor's Cup Wine Competition winners named", The Denver Post
"Colorado wine winners announced in Governor's Cup competition", Blacktie Colorado

February 2015
CU grad continues family winery in Palisade", Colorado Arts & Sciences Magazine


November 2014
"Wines with Altitude", Air Canada EnRoute

October 2014
"Red, White & Brew: Drink local, shop local this Halloween weekend", Grand Junction Free Press

September 2014
"Five New Destinations for Wine Lovers", Forbes

August 2014
"Colorado Wine Country Comes of Age", KRCC

July 2014
"Canyon Wind's Hot Little Red Blend", Opening a Bottle
"Red, White & Brew: Enjoy Grand Valley adult beverages this summer", Grand Junction Sentinel

June 2014
"A bushel of money for two farms", Grand Junction Sentinel
"GOCO Grants to preserve 15,000 acres, create new public open space, fishing area", Great Outdoors Colorado
"Finley", The Dogs of Wine
"Locals raise a glass to Colorado wine", Denver Post
"The Governor's Cup Case: Colorado Wine Board names state's top 12 bottles", Denver Post

April 2014
"Canyon Wind Cellars takes home the cup", Colorado Wine Experience
"2014 Colorado Governor's Cup results", Colorado Wine Press
"Canyon Wind Cellars wins Best of Show", KREX-TV
"Canyon Wind Cellars wins Best of Show in Annual Colorado Wine Competition", Colorado Wine Industry Development Board
"Colorado Governor's Cup 2014", Wine Curmudgeon
"Raise a Grand Tasting glass: Complement gourmet eats on Saturday with wine from all over the world", Vail Daily

January 2014
"Rooting for Colorado and Washington wines", Democrat & Chronicle
"Bill would give wineries production flexibility", Grand Junction Sentinel


November 2013
"Wine Dogs: Finley of Canyon Wind Cellars", Terroirist
"Perfectly Palisade: Colorado's Wine Country", Bonjour Colorado

October 2013
"Colorado wine country tours", USA Today Travel

September 2013
"Wine in All 50 States!", CHOWstudios

August 2013
"Explore Colorado: Palisade Wineries", KDVR
"Patience is a Virtue", The Sweet Sommelier

July 2013
"Welcome to Colorado Wine Country", Denver Life Magazine

June 2013
"Colorado Urban Winefest coming of age with 'best showing' of Colorado wines", Grand Junction Sentinel
"A high-falutin' dry rosé from 47-Ten feet high", WineOpeners

May 2013
"Is it breakout time for Colorado winemakers?", Denver Business Journal

April 2013
"From an Alternative to a Priority", Wines & Vines


December 2012
"Conquering the Grape Divide: Colorado Bragging Rights", 303 Magazine
"Vino Colorado: Award Winning Wines with Jay Christianson '05", Portraits: The Magazine of Saint Anselm College

August 2012
"Palisade: Take Two", Climbing Grier Mountain
"Wined Down: Exploring The Sexy Side of "Local" U.S. Red Wines", Playboy

July 2012
"Breezes bring best wines possible", Grand Junction Sentinel

June 2012
World-Class Wine in Harsh Conditions, Colorado's Greatest Challenge May be Man-Made", Palate Press- The Online Wine Magazine
"The future is now for Canyon Wind Cellars", WineOpeners

May 2012
"A first for "flash-deal" wine business", Colorado Wine Press
"Colorado Wine- Made from grapes with altitude and atitude", Wine Compass
"Local wine conference reaches peak in Colorado", The Washington Post

April 2012
"Three Colorado Winemakers Worthy of Drink Local Wine Week Love", Westword
"Taste of Vail wine and food: Grand Tasting, grand wine, grand food",
"Taste of Vail wine and food: Lamb Cook-Off in Vail Village",
"Colorado Wine Country: Destination of the Week", Mother Nature Network

February 2012
"Meet the Winemaker: Jennifer Christianson (Anemoi Wines)", Colorado Wine Press

January 2012
"Who says Colorado doesn't produce some of the world's best wine?", Colorado Wine Press
"Colorado's Canyon Wind Cellars- An expression of place",


October 2011
"Meet the Winemaker: Jay Christianson (Canyon Wind Cellars)", Colorado Wine Press
"A new wine is born: Anemoi Boreas", Colorado Wine Press

September 2011
"Colorado Winery Visit: Canyon Wind Cellars", Toledo Wines and Vines
"Canyon Wind Cellars- Taking Colorado Wine to High Levels", Caffay Way
" does Colorado Wine", Colorado Wine Press

July 2011
"Three great Colorado Petit Verdots",
"Three reasons why Colorado wines suck (and three Colorado winemakers who are getting it right)", Westword

June 2011
"Five Colorado wines to try right now", The Denver Post

February 2011
"Smart" wine buying", Colorado Wine Press

November 2011
"Canyon Wind Cellars: Channeling Success through Colorado's Mountains", EpicStyle

2010 and Earlier

October 2010
"You're the expert on what you like...", Colorado Wine Press
"Weekend Guide to the Grand Valley", Sunset Magazine

June 2010
"10 Unexpected U.S. Wine Trails", Travel & Leisure

November 2009
"A Grand Valley Gem", The Other 46
"Three Colorado Winemakers- In Their Own Words", Edible Aspen

October 2008
"Biking Colorado's Wine Country". New York Times