From the monthly archives:

February 2011

Taste Washington: Returns for 14th Year

by Shona Milne on February 28, 2011

Taste Washington will return for its 14th year on Sunday, March 27th.  It is the nation’s largest single-region wine and food event. IT features over 200 Washington State wineries. You will also find many of your favorite restaurants to pair your wine with. The weekend kicks off on Saturday, March 26, with a series of […]


Woodinville Wine Events: Feb 25th-March 3rd

by Shona Milne on February 24, 2011

Apex at Alder Ridge – Fri, Feb 25th – 7-10pm – Winemaker Open House with Peter Devison Matthews Estate: Fri, Feb 25th 7-9pm – Friday Night Live Anton Ville – Sat, Feb 26th – 1-5pm – Cheese and Wine Pairings Challenger Ridge – Sat, Feb 26th – 1-6pm – Girlfriends Day Davenport Cellars – Sat, […]


Apex at Alder Ridge: Some New Events

by Shona Milne on February 22, 2011

There have been some new things going on at Apex at Alder Ridge recently. They have been looking for some different events instead of just wine and cheese. Part of that may be with a commercial kitchen where they can make Paninis, truffle popcorn and serve up some coffee to their wine tasters. They have […]


E.B. Foote: Closing at the end of the Month?

by Shona Milne on February 19, 2011

I had previously reported the E.B. Winery was up for sale. Now it seems that there are no buyers for the winery that it will be closing at the end of the month. The details can be found at KOMO News. I hate to see another Washington winery close. I was always a fan of […]


Woodinville Wine Events: February 18th-24th

by Shona Milne on February 17, 2011

Matthews Estate – Fri, Feb 18th – 7-9pm – Friday Night Live Apex at Alder Ridge – Sat, Feb 19th – 5-9pm – Unplugged Music Event featuring Mealfrog Anton Ville Winery – Sat, Feb 19th – 1-5pm – Cheese and Wine Pairings DiStefano Winery – Sat, Feb 19th – 11am-1pm – Art of Blending Class […]


Weddings in Woodinville 2011: Russells Barn

by Shona Milne on February 16, 2011

Incredible! That’s the best word I can say to describe how Russell’s Barn was decorated for Weddings in Woodinville the other week. This was one of my favorite picks for 2011 Weddings in Woodinville. You have to allow for everyone’s personal taste and this was, for me, just amazing It is very over the top and I loved it. […]


Passport 2011: Tickets Now on Sale

by Shona Milne on February 14, 2011

If you need a last minute Valentine’s Day gift I just heard that tickets for Passport 2011 are now on sale through Woodinville Wine Country. There are only two day Passports available this year. Passport is April 16th & 17th and your Passports are good through May 31st. What do you think about the new […]


Valentines: Beauty, Chocolate, Wine, & Tesla

by Shona Milne on February 14, 2011

It was a very blustery day out in Woodinville on Saturday but I had a few things on my agenda since it was Valentine’s Day weekend. I started off my day at Elsom Cellars for a splash of Malbec, a bit of chocolate, and a paraffin hand treatment. Got to keep the hands looking good out […]


Seattle Food & Wine Festival: February 27th

by Shona Milne on February 13, 2011

Looks like the 3rd annual Seattle Food and Wine Festival is looming on the horizon. The event is Sunday, February 27th from 1-5pm.  Tickets are $49 and available at Brown Paper Tickets. I hope they have bacon doughnuts like they did last year.  I recieved a press release about the event. The Seattle Food and Wine […]


Woodinville Wine Events: February 11th-17th

by Shona Milne on February 10, 2011

Plenty to do out there this Valentine’s Day weekend. If you can’t find something to suit your tastes and needs then you are not really trying. There are so many choices from a simple pairing of red wine and chocolates to progressive dinners that takes you to three wineries. Guardian Cellars – Fri, Feb 11th […]

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