The Red Mountain AVA is one of the most intriguing wine grape growing regions in the state of Washington. It’s a desert. It’s dry and relies on water from the Yakima River. This small region produces some of the most sought after wine grapes in the state. The wine grapes from Red Mountain are used to produce insanely intense and fruit-driven red wines with lots of tannin. Find out where this premier wine region gets its name and learn about some of its most notable vineyards.