From the monthly archives:

March 2013

Vessel Wines: Grand Opening!

by Shona Milne on March 31, 2013

Help celebrate the arrival of Vessel Wines with its official GRAND OPENING on Thursday, April 4th. They are located up in the warehouse district at 19045 144th Avenue NE, Woodinville 98072. They are offering a palatable evening of delicious adventures on tap. Stop in and taste some keg wines and hear their store from 5-8pm. […]


Woodinville Wine Events: April 1st-15th

by Shona Milne on March 28, 2013

Alexandria Nicole Cellars – April 4th – Girl’s Night Out Vessel Wines – April 4th – Grand Opening! Woodinville Warehouse Wineries – April 4th – First Thursday Wine Walk in the Hollywood District – Restaurant Walk Sky River Meadery – April 4th – Artist Reception Woodinville Wine Cellars – April 5th – First Friday Live […]


Cougar Crest: On the Move

by Shona Milne on March 25, 2013

There has been some movement in Woodinville wines recently. Now Cougar Crest is moving just down the street into the little red house that was occupied by Hollywood Hill Vineyards. There is some renovating going on currently and they hope to be operational by April 1st. Check back to see when the Grand Opening will […]


Hollywood Hill Vineyards: Heading Back Home

by Shona Milne on March 22, 2013

Sad news that Hollywood Hill Vineyards has closed its door at its tasting room in Woodinville. Not so bad news is that they are just moving the tasting room back to their home location so you still have ample opportunity to taste their delicious wines. Their last day was March 16th. Steve had taken on a […]


Gard Vintners: Soft Opening This Weekend

by Shona Milne on March 22, 2013

Gard Vintners moved its location a bit down the road and have ended up right next to Dirty Bucket Brewery. The address is: 19151 144th Ave NE, Unit D, Woodinville 98072.   They have announced that they will open quietly this weekend. Their planned hours are: Thurs-Monday, 12-5 pm. Look for an official Grand Opening […]


Food Truck: Chef Bobby Moore of Barking Frog

by Shona Milne on March 20, 2013

There are many of us who love the food at The Barking Frog at Willows Lodge. The exciting news is that the Barking Frog is going to hit the road with a mobile kitchen. It will be unveiled May 5th at the Mobile Food Rodeo. It will be called the Barking Frog Mobile Kitchen and […]


Woodinville Wine Events – March 16th-31st

by Shona Milne on March 13, 2013

Northwest Totem Cellars – March 16th – Open at the Winery Chateau Ste. Michelle – March 16th – Chef Without Borders Dinner Otis Kenyon – March 16th – Visit from Winemaker, Dave Stephenson Sparkman Cellars – March 16th – Barrel Tasting – Cabernet Franc Chateau Ste. Michelle – March 16th & 17th – Spring Barrel […]


Homeward Pet: Raise the Doghouse Roof!

by Shona Milne on March 10, 2013

The Homeward Pet Furball Auction and Dinner was held at Meydenbauer Center in Belllevue last Saturday night. It was the annual fundraiser for Homeward Pet. The preliminary results are in and it looks like $275,000 was raised this year. Thank you to the many wineries, breweries, and distilleries in Woodinville that donated to a great […]


Willows Lodge: Golden Grape Awards Results

by Shona Milne on March 5, 2013

The 3rd Annual Golden Grape Awards were held at Willows Lodge on Sunday. And the winner of the King’s Cup is………………Pondera Winery! WILLOWS LODGE ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF THIRD ANNUAL GOLDEN GRAPES AWARDS Pondera Winery takes King’s Cup with 2009 SVS Number One Bordeaux Blend Willows Lodge, a Northwest-style retreat in Woodinville Wine Country, and its […]