Mar 26, 2017
“I must have more of this,” confessed Karen MacNeil of the Washington wine she was in town to showcase. Karen, author of the number one selling wine book The Wine Bible, would be addressing a full house the next day at her Taste Washington seminar, “Up Close with Karen MacNeil: What Makes Great Washington Wine Great?”
At the seminar, Karen quickly got the audience’s attention with her...
Dec 21, 2016
The holidays are fast approaching! Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa start less than a week away and do you have all of your presents for your beer loving, foodie, wine adoring friends? We have some great last minute gift ideas.
Unlike many holiday gift guides, all of our holiday beer, food and wine gift suggestions have been personally tested and approved by one or more Wine Beer Washington writers! In a...
Apr 4, 2016
Taste Washington’s Grand Tasting 2016 provided the showcase for Washington state to show off her talents this weekend. The Taste Washington Grand Tasting highlighted Washington’s glorious agriculture and her people’s expertise and creativity in food, wine, beer, spirits and organization. Although I certainly found some things that were more to my personal flavor profile than others,...
Mar 28, 2016
The Grand Tasting is the big finale of the Taste Washington experience and I do mean BIG! Here are our Top Ten Tips to help you enjoy the Taste Washington Grand Tasting to the fullest. It has evolved over it’s 19 years into a two day venture in the almost cavernous Century Link Field Event Center. Featuring over 230 wineries and 65 restaurants, in addition to special lounges and event areas and...
Mar 18, 2016
Taste Washington is the premier wine and food extravaganza of the year, highlighting the best Washington has to offer. Taste Washington has something to offer for everyone from those that want to get down and dirty with their food to those that prefer to keep their manicures clean and matching their stilettos and cocktail dress. From educational events to parties to field trips to tastings, Taste...
Mar 25, 2015
New this year, Taste Washington has added three unique farm to table experiences to Friday March 27, including one at Willie Green’s Organic Farm. Each TasteWA Farm to Table experience includes a tour at a local food producer, a chef prepared gourmet lunch and Washington wine served by the wine maker. Exploring the Lush Snohomish Valley at Willie Green’s Organic Farm will include a farm...
Mar 9, 2015
Taste Washington is the grand finale of Washington Wine Month. Traditionally the last weekend of March, this year Taste of Washington has expanded to four fun wine packed days. In addition to the grand tasting and seminars. you can now experience Taste Washington in a variety of means from rustic to elegance.
Red & White Party
The second annual Red & White Party kicks off Taste Washington on...
Feb 26, 2013
Taste Washington is a two day showcase of Washington wine and food. The primary focus is the diversity and quality of Washington wines. Food and wine enhance each other, so there will be plenty to taste. Award winning chefs will be preparing tastes for you to try with your wine. In addition, chefs will Drink, eat and learn at Taste Washington 3/23-24/13 at Century Link Field Event Center.
Mar 30, 2012
I am excited to be attending my first Taste Washington this weekend. As a wine lover, I am excited to taste such great diversity of high quality Washington wines under one roof. These grand tasting events, like Taste Washington, are a not-to-be-missed opportunity because:
1) First and foremost this event will enable participants to meet the warm community of wine makers, winery owners and vineyard...
Mar 20, 2012
Taste Washington evolves again for 2012. Although various Taste Washington activities have spread over the weekend, this year the Grand Tasting will be spread over the weekend as well – March 31- April 1, 2012
Changes for 2012 Taste Washington begin from the ground up. This year, Taste Washington is “brought to you by the Seattle Convention and Speaker’s Bureau in partnership with the...