From the monthly archives:

September 2014

Best of Western Washington: Voting Open Now

by Shona Milne on September 25, 2014

It’s that time of year again. Make sure you vote for your favorite Best Winery, Best Wine Bar, Best Beer Store, Best Spirits/Distillery, and Best Wine Shop in KING5 Best of Western Washington. We have quite a few local Woodinville businesses listed. Tweet This Post


Volunteers: Legal in Washington?

by Shona Milne on September 22, 2014

A topic has been coming at me from all sides recently so I thought I would put it out there. Is it legal to use volunteers in your for-profit business? A recent article in the San Jose Mercury News tells of Westover Winery in Castro Valley, CA being fined, $115,00, for using unpiad workers in […]


Woodinville Wine Events: September 16th-30th

by Shona Milne on September 15, 2014

Russell’s Restaurant & Loft – September 18th – Swiftwater Cellars Winemaker Dinner with Linda Trotta & Chef Russell Lowell Kirkland Performance Center – September 18th – Downtown Kirkland Wine Walk Woodinville Wine Country – September 19th – Hollywood Block Party Michael Florentino Cellars – September 20th – Florentino Primitivo Release Party! Twisted Cuban Cafe – September 20th – Latin […]


Save with an Insider’s Pass: Woodinville Wine Country

by Shona Milne on September 9, 2014

Woodinville Wine Country is offering a great deal if you purchase the Insider’s Pass before September 18th. Sip, Savor and Save:  New Woodinville Wine Country Insider’s Pass Offers Savings on Fall Wine Tasting Events Purchase an Insider’s Pass to Woodinville Wine Country this month and save $65 on three upcoming Woodinville Wine Country fall and […]


2nd Annual Happy Tails: Help Homeward Pet

by Shona Milne on September 7, 2014

Join Homeward Pet for the 2nd annual Happy Tails Wine Walk!      Saturday, September 13th, noon-4pm        Hollywood School District Click here to register More than 18 wineries will open their tasting rooms for a dog-friendly good time! Participating wineries will be donating 10% of specific bottle sales to the dogs and […]


Fall & Holiday Events: Woodinville Wine County

by Shona Milne on September 3, 2014

While I am holding on to summer and my flip flops with all my might Woodinville Wine Country, thankfully, has been making plans for the fall. Woodinville Wine Country Announces Upcoming Fall and Holiday Wine Events End of Summer Hollywood Hill Block Party Fri., Sept. 19 What: Wine tasting at area wineries, followed by entertainment […]


Woodinville Wine Walks: All Cancelled

by Shona Milne on September 2, 2014

Below is an email from Alicia Hansen who ran the 1st and 3rd Thursday Wine Walks in the Hollywood & Warehouse Districts respectively. The Wine Walks are cancelled and will not be rescheduled. Alicia will be focusing her attentions on The Tasty Vacation, a resource guide to the world of culinary travel, hotels, tour companies, […]