Jul 1, 2011
It’s hard to go wrong when you are greeted at an event with a glass of bubbles. Upon arriving at the El Gaucho Bellevue’s Pour on the Plaza on June 25th to benefit the Rainier Vista Boys and Girls Club, I was welcomed to the event and handed a glass of Domaine Ste Michelle Blanc de Blanc.
I admit to initial disappointment that Pour in the Plaza was moved partially indoors as the sun was making...
Jun 29, 2011
After wearing the same dress for over two years, Wine Beer Washington decided it was time to change our look. We spent some time looking at the posts that our readers seemed to enjoy the most and we discovered that pictures make you smile and you really want to know about the beer and wine events in Washington state. Our fellow beer lovers wanted beer to appear a bit more predominantly on our site as well....
Jun 23, 2011
Saturday, June 25th marks the 3rd Annual Pour on the Plaza where wine and food lovers gather to support the Rainier Vista Boys and Girls Club. Enjoy the beautiful outdoor patio at El Gaucho Bellevue as you enjoy esteemed wines and exquisite food.
Summer may be playing hard to get with us, but if we have even half as much sun as last year’s Pour on the Plaza, you are looking at a great weekend. The...
Jun 22, 2011
What does a Giant Pacific Octopus have to do with Washington wine? For me, it is just one of the wine moments that I had at 2009 Debut and Discoveries. It probably has something to do with the fact that I was meeting English Darby and tasting Darby wines, while that octopus was clearly looking at me in envy. Debut and Discoveries is an opportunity to make wine memories with the future of the Washington...
Jun 21, 2011
The solstice not only heralds summer but it also brings us some of our favorite Washington beers: Old Sol and Wisdom Seeker.
Every year, Big Time Brewery release their eagerly anticipated Old Sol wheat wine on the summer solstice. Old Sol is crafted in the style of a barley wine but with wheat. Think of it as your summer version of barley wine. Like most wines, including barley wines, the Old Sol...