Sep 12, 2012
BLEND wine, food and friends into a fun and delicious afternoon this Sunday, September 16 from 3-6pm at Bell Harbor International Conference Center in Seattle.
BLEND showcases Washington Wine’s best wine varietal: the BLEND! Years of debate and lively discussion surround the topic of which grape is Washington Wine’s “signature” varietal with Merlot, Syrah, Cabernet and/or Riesling...
Aug 2, 2012
Celebrate #IPADay with some of Washington’s best beers! August 2, 2012 is the second annual #IPADay. Although #IPADay is a universal celebration of the India Pale Ale, I suggest you raise a pint with some Washington IPA.
To help commemorate the #IPADay, I have created a quick list of IPAs that I thought were particularly tasty these last couple of months. I can’t guarantee that all of these...
Jul 28, 2012
The torch was lit in London for the Olympics last night and EFESTE is getting ready to pass a torch too. EFESTE announced yesterday Peter Devison is joining their wine making team. Originally from Nova Scotia, Peter brings wine making experience from New Zealand and Australia down under, as well as working in the Washington wine industry since 2004.
Although Peter has spent most of his wine making...
Jul 27, 2012
Celebrate the brew, not the buzz at Session Fest 2012. The second annual Session Brew Fest kicks off on July 27 and goes through July 29th. From open to close, Naked City Tap House and Brewery will be hosting Session Fest with over 25 beers clocking in at 5% or under Alcohol By Volume (ABV).
Initiated by Paul Orchard of the Northwest Beer Guide, Session Fest is designed to take the focus off of the buzz...
Jul 17, 2012
The Seattle Wine Awards Grand Wine Tasting is a gold medal experience. After a year off, the Seattle Wine Awards Grand Tasting returns with a revised format Sunday July 22. This year, the award winning wine makers gather at the Rainier Club to present their gold medal award winning wines for you to taste. EVERY wine poured at this premiere event is a DOUBLE Gold or GOLD award winning wine. Spend a summer...