Last week we chatted with Rick and Jennifer Buffington of Cougar Vineyards & Winery.
We know, some of you might be wondering how Cougar Vineyards & Winery came to be Cougar Vineyards & Winery, and you might think it’s a brilliant marketing naming ploy — but you would be wrong.
“We were living in Bellevue, Washington at the time on Cougar Mountain,” Jennifer said. “People have many ideas where the name comes from — it’s a horse, it’s a car, it’s an older woman,” Jennifer said. “Hey, whatever, it gets them in the door.”