CLAAR CELLARS is a family owned Estate Winery. Claar Cellars developed the first farm in 1950 and planted the first grapes in 1980. The vineyards are on south and southwest facing hillsides above the Columbia River. In this distinct microclimate, located within the White Bluffs growing region, we are endowed with an almost ideal combination of climate and soil. This region receives more heat than growing areas to the west of us and avoids the more frequent frosts and killer freezes to the east.