Summer Wine Picks

Summer Wine Picks

The sun shines, the patio beckons, and our favorite summer wines from Washington State are getting uncorked! Here are three of our recommended wines to pour when things heat up. Each of these refreshing whites has lovely floral aromas to complement the season. They...
Wine Sensory Class in Woodinville

Wine Sensory Class in Woodinville

“You mean you’re paying to drink flawed wines? On purpose? Why would you do that?” To this day, my husband doesn’t understand why I, or anyone, would taste anything that was knowingly corked, oxidized, or otherwise off. Yet, with what we pay...
20 Corners to Pour at Rockin’ Sips

20 Corners to Pour at Rockin’ Sips

New Woodinville brewery 20 Corners Brewing is a little off the beaten path. Tucked away into a cluster of warehouses northwest of the “Artisan Hill” district in Woodinville Wine Country, many probably don’t even know there is a business with its doors open to the...
Forking Seattle Book Review

Forking Seattle Book Review

If you’re thirsty for knowledge about the people behind Seattle’s overflowing beverage scene, pick up a copy of Forking Seattle by local author Ronald Holden. While at first glance the book may appear to pay homage solely to Seattle’s food scene, take a closer look...
2017 Wine Bloggers Conference

2017 Wine Bloggers Conference

Ads for the Northwest Wine Academy keep appearing as though someone is sending me a personal message. I call the number listed and speak with the head of the program, Regina Daigneault, and inquire, “I hear you offer food and wine pairing classes?” The response is a...