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Gordon Brothers

Gordon Brothers: Tasting Room Closing

by Shona Milne on July 14, 2011

This is the last weekend for Gordon Brothers tasting room located up in the warehouse district. Their lease is up and a new location has not yet been determined. Tweet This Post


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 […]


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 […]


Woodinville Wine Events: December 10th-16th

by Shona Milne on December 9, 2010

Matthews Estate  – Fri, Dec 10th – 7-9 – After Hours at Matthews Village Wines – Sat, Dec 11th – 4-8 Champagne/Sparking & Dessert Tasting Matthews Estate – Sat, Dec 11th – 5-8 – Matthews Holiday Party Challenger Ridge – Sat, Dec 11th – noon-4 – Santa Pet Pictures Anton Ville – Sat, Dec 11th – […]


Woodinville Wine Events: October 1st-7th

by Shona Milne on September 30, 2010

Woodinville Wine Country – Fri, Oct 1st – St Nick’s Tickets (Dec 4th & 5th) go on sale Chateau Ste. Michelle – Fri, Oct 1st – First Friday Happy Hour Matthews Estate – Fri, Oct 1st – noon-7 – Extended Hours Bainbridge Island Wine Weekend – Fri, Sat, & Sun, Oct 1st-3rd – Great wine, food, […]


3rd Thursday Wine Walk: Raining Cats & Dogs

by Shona Milne on September 20, 2010

It was raining cats and dogs on Thursday evening for the Third Thursday Wine Walk  Bottles & Dogs in the Warehouse District to benefit Homeward Pet. That did not stop quite a few people and their dogs from some winery hopping over some puddles. Tulip, on the left, didn’t worry about puddles and just rode […]


St. Nick’s Weekend: Mark Your Calendars

by Shona Milne on September 12, 2010

I know St. Nick’s Weekend is about three months away but it came up in discussion and there is something new this year. Yes, there will be Saturday Only passes by popular demand. Woodinville Wine Country will only be offering a limited number of the Saturday Only passes so mark your calendars as they go on sale […]


Third Thursday Wine Walk: Homeward Pet

by Shona Milne on September 10, 2010

September 16th “Bottles & Dogs”  Bring your best friend to the Third Thursday Wine Walk.  benefiting Homeward Pet. A portion of all ticket and bottle sales go to the animal rescue.   PLEASE:  Only “Dog Park Friendly” dogs! Also, please use very short leashes or we will have spilled wine everywhere and that would just be sad!  4 – […]


Merlot Gone Mad: Showcasing WA Merlots

by Shona Milne on April 4, 2010

We have another wine event coming up. It’s Merlot Gone Mad up at the Tulalip Resort Casino on Sunday, May 2nd. It’s a benefit for the Washhington Wine Industry Foundation. There will be  50+ wineries represented at the event. The cost is $45 for a general admission ticket or $75 for ticket and transportation by […]