Casey McClellan

Seven Hills Winery: A Founding Winery in Walla Walla

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Seven Hills Winery was established in 1988 after my father and I planted the Old Blocks of Seven Hills Vineyard eight years prior. We became the fifth winery in Washington’s Walla Walla Valley, a region that is now home to more than 100 wineries that are producing some of the best wine in the country.

The Seven Hills Winery portfolio is focused on Merlot and Bordeaux-style red wines notable for balancing structure and grace. Since 1988, Seven Hills Winery has worked to cultivate long-term relationships with the oldest and most respected growers in the Northwest.

Our exceptional vineyard program focuses on Walla Walla Valley and Red Mountain and includes the estate-designated Seven Hills Old Blocks.

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Seven Hills Winery Tasting Room

Seven Hills Winery and Tasting Room is located in downtown Walla Walla in the historic Whitehouse-Crawford building, which operated as a woodworking mill and furniture factory from 1904 until 1988.

The construction of our tasting room was carefully planned and carried out to preserve the character and charm of the building, including the original brick exterior and red fir floors. This historic building celebrates not only our wines but also the history of Walla Walla Valley.

Experiences

Join us for a tasting at the tasting bar or for our new Food & Wine Experience. Our informed tasting room staff of wine educators is known for offering warm, educational, inviting tasting experiences.

Tastings are available for walk-ins or by appointment. For the Food & Wine Experience, they will take you through our finest limited-release wines expertly paired with small bites by local chef Sarah Mayhew. You’ll also get a guided tour highlighting the winemaking process and finishing with a barrel sample of one of our finest wines.

The wine educators at Seven Hills are also happy to provide recommendations on some of their favorite places to visit in the Walla Walla Valley.

The perfect destination for couples or large groups, Seven Hills offers a warm, laid-back atmosphere for anyone looking to discover and learn about wine, partake in an enhanced food pairing experience or gather with family and friends.

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Casey McClellan
Founder and Winemaker at Seven Hills Winery
As a founder of Seven Hills Winery, Casey McClellan has earned a reputation as a visionary winemaker who has championed the diversity of the Northwest’s most renowned appellations and vineyards. Recognized for developing a portfolio of benchmark Washington State wines—with an emphasis on Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Bordeaux red blends—Casey has established a storied wine program known for its character and focus.

Casey was born and raised in Walla Walla. A fourth-generation farmer, he started working wheat and pea harvests at age 14, and in 1982, he joined his father in planting Seven Hills Vineyard. Among the first vineyards in the appellation, Seven Hills played an important role in shaping the viticultural destiny of the valley. It has since emerged as one of the Northwest’s most respected viticultural areas.

In 1988, Casey and his wife Vicky founded Seven Hills Winery together, becoming the fifth winery of the appellation. Now in his third decade as the winemaker of Seven Hills Winery, Casey has built a family of wines that powerfully express the abundant opportunity and rich creativity of growing and winemaking in the Pacific Northwest.

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