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Goose Ridge Estate Vineyard

Woodinville Wine Shuttle: Coming Spring 2012

by Shona Milne on March 7, 2012

So many of you have asked and wanted this service and now it will arrive this spring. Woodinville Wine Shuttle will launch soon with a fulltime “hop on, hop off” shuttle serivce for the Woodinville winery area. I received some information from the owners Richard and Tracy Shaffer about them and their plans: My wife […]


Woodinville Wine Events: June 17th-23rd

by Shona Milne on June 16, 2011

Lachini Vineyards – Fri, June 17th – 3:30-9pm – Grand Opening Village Wines – Fri, June 17th – 5-8pm – Winemaker Friday Carol Parsons with Red Sky Winery Matthews Estate – Fri, June 17th – Friday Night Live Tefft Cellars – Fri, June 17th – Estate Wines & Gourmet Cheese Pairing! Kestrel Vintners – Fri, June 17th – 5pm-7pm […]


2011 Seattle Wine Awards: The Winners Are….

by Shona Milne on May 27, 2011

The Seattle Wine Awards are out for 2011 but there won’t be a Grand Awards Tasting this year. The plan is to reassess and come back better next year. Still, you can see how many award winners you can taste through. Dessert Styles: Fortified ~ All Prices DOUBLE GOLD NV Ded Reckoning Wine Company “ded […]


Woodinville Wine Events: May 20th-26th

by Shona Milne on May 19, 2011

Don’t forget that your Passports expire soon! Matthews Estate – Fri, May 20th – 7-9pm – Friday Night Live William Church Winery – Fri & Sat, May 20th & 21st – 2010 Viognier Release Party Barrel Art @ the Wineries – Fri, Sat, & Sun, May 20th-22nd – Amavi Cellars, Pepper Bridge Winery, Columbia Winery, […]


Woodinville Wine Events: May 6th-12th

by Shona Milne on May 5, 2011

Some wineries and tasting rooms are closed on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 8th Chateau Ste Michelle – Fri, May 6th – 5-7pm – Special Evening with Chef Lisa Dupar Goose Ridge & Canon de Sol – Fri, May 6th – 5-7pm – Summer Concert Series with Dean Backholm Matthews Estate – Fri, May 6th – […]


Woodinville Wine Events: April 8th-14th

by Shona Milne on April 7, 2011

Matthews Estate – Fri, April 8th – 7-9pm – Friday Night Live Davenport Cellars – Sat, April 9th – Winery Dogs of Washington Book Signing Goose Ridge – Sat, April 9th – One Year Tasting Room Anniversary Elsom Cellars – Sat, April 9th – Cabernet Cabaret – Four course dinner prepared by Chef Tom Black […]


Woodinville Wine Events: March 18th-24th

by Shona Milne on March 17, 2011

Two Vintners – Fri, March 18th – 6-9pm – Grand Opening Village Wines – Fri, March 18th – 5-8pm – Bunnell Winery tasting Ron Bunnell Matthews Estate – Fri, March 18th – 7-9pm – Friday Night Live Chateau Ste. Michelle – Sat, March 19th – 7pm – Salute to Julia Child Chef Dinner All About Wine […]


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 […]


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 […]


St Nicks Weekend: Glass Pickup Begins

by Shona Milne on November 17, 2010

For those of you who have your tickets to St Nicks you can start picking up your glasses and passes this Friday. You can pick up at Columbia Winery and this year, Efeste, has been added. Save yourself some prime tasting time and get your glasses early. I’ve listed the pickup times below. Say hi […]