Concept of keg wine taking off around Clark County

 Come the end of May, Ridgefield-based Koi Pond Cellars will have their Signature Steel-aged Chardonnay and Signature Merlot available on tap when their downtown wine bar opens, and they are considering to-go growlers as well. Courtesy of Koi Pond Cellars

Come the end of May, Ridgefield-based Koi Pond Cellars will have their Signature Steel-aged Chardonnay and Signature Merlot available on tap when their downtown wine bar opens, and they are considering to-go growlers as well. Courtesy of Koi Pond Cellars

Keg wine began showing up in restaurants years ago but it wasn’t immediately embraced. The quality of the wines and breaking down conceptual barriers took some time.

Fast forward to 2018 and the environmental aspect of keg wines has a fan base lifting a glass to packaging that had been reserved for beer (Read more in the Vancouver Business Journal).