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Washington State: Record Wine Harvest 2016

by Shona Milne on March 1, 2017

Washington State reports record wine grape harvest in 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon is leading grape variety with 26-percent of total harvest SEATTLE (March 1, 2017) – Washington State’s wine grape harvest hit a new record in 2016, according to the Washington State Wine Commission’s Annual Grape Production Report. The report, compiled with information provided by all […]


EFESTE: It’s Time for the Fall Release Party

by Shona Milne on November 1, 2016

EFESTE Fall Release Party Saturday, November 12, 2016 Noon -4pm 19730 144th Ave NE Woodinville, WA  98072 $15 Admission After being sold out since last spring, Nana is back! The 2013 vintage of this powerful Bordeaux style blend is being released to the public on November 12th. Other new releases this fall include 2013 Big […]


Harvest Festival in the Warehouse District Sunday, October 20th noon till 5pm Come meet your local brewers, winemakers and distillers while watching them produce their award winning libations! Enjoy food trucks, barrel tastings, cellar tours, production viewing, free distillery tasting, bottle specials and more. Highlights: Pondera Winery is releasing their 2010 Jack a Lope Michael […]


Pomum Cellars: Rack and Returning

by Shona Milne on October 18, 2012

I had the chance to sneak behind the winery door at Pomum Cellars a few weeks ago. Javier already had Tempranillo in and was doing a rack and return. You will have about three to four years before you can taste the 2012 Tinto. I’ll be looking forward to it. In the meantime there will […]


Vortex Cellars: Pumpkin Carving Contest

by Shona Milne on October 15, 2012

Bring out your inner artist and try pumpkin decorating with a contest at Vortex Cellars through October. The details of the contest are below. Although we’ve been busy harvesting this fall, we’re carving out some time to celebrate Halloween throughout the entire month of October! Every Saturday or Sunday in October, we’re inviting you stop […]


Woodinville Harvest: The Grapes Are Ready

by Shona Milne on September 5, 2012

It looks like DeLille Cellars is the first to bring in some grapes as of today. Is there anyone else who is bringing in grapes? Woodinville wineries will begin receiving their first grapes of the season today from Eastern Washington vineyards marking the official start to the 2012 harvest in Woodinville and giving greater Seattle […]

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Woodinville Wine Events: Oct 29th-Nov 4th

by Shona Milne on October 28, 2010

DeLille Cellars – Fri, Oct 29th – 4-7 – Happy Hour Book Signing with Paul Gregutt Tenor Wines – Sat, Oct 30th – 6-9 – The Grand Tasting Dinner Covington Cellars – Sat, Oct 30th – 6:30 – 6 Course Winemaker Dinner Matthews Estate – Wed, Nov 3rd – 7-9 – A Thirst for Knowledge […]


Woodinville Wine Events: Send Me Your Events

by Shona Milne on October 15, 2010

I’m putting together a Harvest & Hallowine events post for next week. Please let me know about your Woodinville party plans. Tweet This Post


Woodinvillle Wine Events: October 15th-21st

by Shona Milne on October 14, 2010

Matthews Estate – Fri, Oct 15th – noon-7 – Extended Hours Tefft Cellars – Fri-Sun, Oct 15th-17th – 11-7 – Barrel Fermented Viognier Release Weekend Efeste – Sat, Oct 16th – 6pm – Sizzle and Swirl Cooking Party with Parties That Cook Woodinville Whiskey Company – Sat, Oct 16th – noon-7 – Grand Opening Tweet […]

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Woodinville Wine Events: October 8th-14th

by Shona Milne on October 7, 2010

Efeste – Fri, Oct 8th – 6:30-9 – 2nd Annual Sips for Seattle Childrens Hospital Charity Event Silver Lake Winery – Fri, Oct 8th – 4-7 – Wine Like a Girl Happy Hour Matthews Estate – Fri, Oct 8th – 6-8:30 – After Hours at Matthews Challenger Ridge – Sat, Oct 9th – 11-5 – […]