From the monthly archives:

September 2010

Best of Western Washington: Vote!

by Shona Milne on September 8, 2010

Once again KING5’s Best of Western Washington is upon us. There are a few categories that should be of interest to wine lovers. I’m not going to endorse who you vote for but take a minute to vote for your Best Winery, Best Wine Shop,  & Best Wine Bar. Feel free to let me know who […]


Auction of Washington Wines: Picnic

by Shona Milne on September 7, 2010

I attended the Auction of Washington Wines Picnic the other week. It’s one of my favorite events of the year. It’s a great opportunity to talk with many winemakers and taste some great wine. The food by Tulalip Resort Casino was, once again, wonderful. The really great news is that the Auction raised $1.4 million […]


WA Wine Commission: Adds A Local Campaign

by Shona Milne on September 6, 2010

I received a press release from the Washington Wine Commission which tells about their new local promotion campaign of Washington wines. Washington State Wine Commission launches first-ever locally-focused promotional campaign. More than 130 participating restaurants, retailers, and tasting rooms offering great deals on Washington State wine. SEATTLE (September 1, 2010) – Throughout September and October, […]


Woodinville Wine Events: Sept 3rd-9th

by Shona Milne on September 3, 2010

Elevation Cellars – Fri & Sat, Sept 3rd & 4th -2007 Monolith & 2009 Imperium Release Matthews Estate – Friday, Sept 3rd – 7-9pm – Back to School BBQ with Chef John Howie Silver Lake Winery – Fri, Sept 3rd – Wine Like a Girl Happy Hour Village Wines, Airfield Estates, & Darby Winery – […]


Village Wines: “Featured Winery of the Month”

by Shona Milne on September 2, 2010

We all know that Village Wines moved into their new space in July and that they had some new ideas in store for us. They will have a “Featured Winery of the Month” in the back events room which will begin Labor Day weekend. They are off to a great start and Forgeron Cellars, from […]