From the monthly archives:

February 2009

Que Syrah, Syrah, Syrah

by Shona Milne on February 28, 2009

I went to the Open House for Hollywood Hill Vineyards this afternoon and had a great time. They have recently relocated to Apple Farm Village right next to Village Wines. They were tasting their 2008 Roussanne which was just bottled in the past two weeks. I must say that it had a great flavor and I […]


O Wines One Year Celebration

by Shona Milne on February 21, 2009

I was at a One Year Celebration for O Wines at DeLille Cellars on Wednesday night. Stacy Lill and Kathy Johanson, the founders of O Wines, were on hand to celebrate with many of their volunteers. O Wines donates 5% of every bottle to fund scholarships for low income, high potential girls in the Northwest. […]


Report of Valentine’s Day Wine Tasting

by Shona Milne on February 19, 2009

What a beautiful day it was for wine tasting this past Saturday on Valentine’s Day. I stopped off at quite a few wineries and thankfully I had enough sense to make a list of where I had been. My first stop was Northwest Totem Cellars for a variety of reasons. The first is that I love […]


The Greater Woodinville Chamber of Commerce will have its inaugural Winery After Hours event on Thursday, February 5th at Silver Lake Winery. Space is limited and your RSVP is required. Winery After Hours Inaugural Event at Silver Lake Winery Come and indulge your senses at Silver Lake Winery! Come sample wines from all the of […]


Matthews Romantic Kitchen: Valentine’s Dinner

by Shona Milne on February 2, 2009

Yes, another Valentine’s event. Valentine’s Dinner – February 13th – 7:00pm All romantics are invited to this unique dinner and wine tasting at Matthews Estate House. Five exceptional vintages of Matthews Estate Red Wine have inspired a magnificent Valentine’s five course dinner; each course incorporates an ingredient that will mirror and complement a scent, taste […]


Covington Cellars: Now Open on Fridays

by Shona Milne on February 1, 2009

It looks like the trend continues with wineries & tasting rooms adding more hours for tastings. I received an email from Covington Cellars announcing that they will now be open on Fridays from 1-5pm in addition to their regular Saturday hours of 1-5pm. This is a trend that I want to see continue. Tweet This Post


Baer Winery is Holding an Open House

by Shona Milne on February 1, 2009

Make sure you mark this one on your calendar. Baer Winery will be open from noon-4:00pm on Saturday, February 21st. For those who have pre-ordered wine from the 2006 vintage, you can pick up your order at our February 21st Open House in our Woodinville Park North location. The unofficial Baer house band – The Tallboys […]