Mattawa, WA (509) 932 0082

Tacoma, WA (253) 301 4372

​From good people come good products. Owners Mike and Lois Thiede set the tone for a strong work ethic and accountability.

Wahluke AVA

Mattawa, WA

From a great region come great grapes. Our vineyard and winery are located on the Wahluke Slope AVA  –  We now have a tasting room in Tacoma. 


Ginkgo Forest Winery won Double Gold Medals at the 2014 Seattle Wine Awards for their 2009 Petit Verdot, 2009 Mourvedre, 2010 Malbec and 2010 Syrah.  Seven wines earned silver medals and two wines went away with bronze medals.

our Vision

We grow several varieties of grapes, make and market a wide array of wines. Our grapes are carefully nurtured for best land and vineyard practices and fine wine characteristics.  We strive for a high quality, good value balance, with pleasing sensory perceptions and good feelings, in hopes that you'll buy another bottle or case.  We are proud to offer this interesting mix


- Cabernet Sauvignon
- Merlot
- Malbec
- Syrah
- Sangiovese
- Cabernet Franc
- Grenache

- Mourvèdre...

Blends and Dessert Wines


- Riesling
- Viognier

- Gewurztraminer
- Blends in different styles 
- Dessert Wines 
Rose Wines of   
- Pinot Noir

- Sangiovese


Great Wines


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Our Team

Ginkgo Forest Winery


Western Washington residents and travelers may now find and enjoy Ginkgo Forest Wines more easily with our Old Town Tacoma location!


Watch for details about our 7th anniversary celebration at the winery outside Mattawa Labor Day weekend.

Something new this year:  Dinner and dance on Saturday, August 30.  $15 tickets include dinner, a commemorative glass and the dance.  Music provided by Northwest Compost, LLC.