Colter’s Creek Holiday Celebration

Pull out those ugly sweaters or crazy Holiday hats and help us celebrate the Holidays on Wednesday, December 20th from 3pm to 9pm. We will have a Holiday Wine Flight featuring wines and small plates influenced by different Holiday traditions around the world. Show up in those ugly sweaters or crazy stocking hats and be […]

8 Idaho Wines to Bring to Thanksgiving Dinner (including our Arrow Rim Red)

Another great article by Idaho writer Tara Morgan. Read on to find your perfect Turkey dinner Idaho wine…. http:/

Winter (still!) in the vineyard

Yes, it is still winter here at Colter’s Creek. Typically, we are bathing in 50+ sunny days in March. Today it snowed. What does this mean for the vines? After a tough winter, it means the vines are longing for sun and heat. We have a little vine damage from the bitter cold this winter, […]

Give Napa a rest – Wine from unlikely places (like Juliaetta, Idaho!!)

Our Kooskooskia Red recently received some attention from the Chicago Tribune. Our Koos also appears in this week’s The Week magazine. Follow the link below to read the full article by Michael Austin of the Chicago Tribune. We love that Idaho-grown wines are finding acclaim all over the country!!

2013 Arrow Rim Wins Accolades

Colter’s Creek Winery 2013 Arrow Rim Red has been named one of the top 50 wines of 2016 by the Seattle Times Pacific NW Magazine.

Closed Sunday, July 3rd

We will be closing our doors on Sunday, July 3rd so that our staff can enjoy an extra day off during the holiday weekend.  We will be open during regular business hours Saturday, July 2nd, and will resume our normal summer hours Wednesday, July 6th.  Happy Independence Day!

Wine Club Release Party This Month!

It is time for our Wine Club Spring Release….more like our Summer Release actually, but better late than never.  We will be tasting through our recently released 2014 Syrah, 2013 Kooskooskia, 2013 Arrow Rim Red, and 2015 Chardonnay.  We will also be releasing our 2013 Cabernet Franc! Wine club members should have received a postcard […]

Colter’s Creek Winery revitalizes tiny Idaho town

Colter’s Creek Winery revitalizes tiny Idaho town  


 – if temperatures don’t rise too much   By Rocky Barker Coco and Karl Umiker have been growing grapes in Idaho’s Clearwater Valley for 12 years, and last year their efforts paid off. Wine Press Northwest gave its Double Platinum honor to Clearwater Canyon Cellars’ merlot, grown entirely in Idaho. Merlot grapes from north-central Idaho […]