Chateau Ste. Michelle Releases Midsummer's White to Benefit Student Scholarships!
Jun 12, 2014
Visitors to Chateau Ste. Michelle winery and its concert series this summer can enjoy its popular Midsummer's White seasonal blend while supporting a great cause. The winery is pleased to announce that $1.00 from each bottle sold of the 2013 Chateau Ste. Michelle Midsummer's White, Columbia Valley will benefit the Chateau Ste. Michelle Scholarship Fund administered by the College Success Foundation. The 2013 Chateau Ste. Michelle Midsummer's White is now available in the winery's Wine Shop in Woodinville, Wash. and retails for $24.
"I call this wine summer in a glass," explains Chateau Ste. Michelle Winemaker Bob Bertheau. "The 2013 Midsummer’s White is a refreshing and flavorful blend of Chenin Blanc, Gewürztraminer and Riesling. Lush flavors of ripe peach and melon are complemented by lively crisp acidity. This wine has become a fan favorite at our Tasting Room and Summer Concert Series. We are proud that a portion of the proceeds from the 2013 vintage will support college scholarships for deserving students in our community."
About Chateau Ste. Michelle Scholarship Fund In 2002, Chateau Ste. Michelle established a scholarship fund to support high-achieving, underrepresented minority undergraduates at Washington State University and the University of Washington. The program expanded in 2009 to include students attending any college or university in Washington state. The program has awarded more than 100 scholarships totaling over $3 million since it began. Students in the program have an 85-90 percent graduation rate.
The College Success Foundation with offices in Washington State and Washington D.C. (collegesuccessfoundation.org) is our partner in administering the Chateau Ste. Michelle Scholarship Fund including applications, awards and program management.