TTB Press Release

For Immediate Release
Contact: Art Resnick (202) 927-8062

June 27, 2003


Proposal to Establish Columbia Gorge Viticultural Area

Washington, D.C. - The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) issued a notice of proposed rulemaking in the Federal Register on June 27, 2003 proposing the establishment of the "Columbia Gorge" viticultural area in Hood River and Wasco Counties, Oregon, and Skamania and Klickitat Counties, Washington.

Written comments must be received on or before August 26, 2003.

You may send comments to any of the following addresses:

  • Chief, Regulations and Procedures Division, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, P.O. Box 50221, Washington, DC 20091-0221 (Attn: Notice No. 11);
  • 202-927-8525 (facsimile);
  • (e-mail); or
  • (An online comment form is posted with this notice on our Web site).