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Walla Walla

Taste Washington: Dates for 2018 Announced

by Shona Milne on August 3, 2017

  Dates Announced for 2018 Taste Washington Festival, Kicking Off Washington State Wine Month Seattle’s premier wine and food festival, Taste Washington returns March 22-25, 2018 SEATTLE (August 1) – Coming off its biggest year ever, Taste Washington will be back for another four-day festival March 22-25, 2018. The announcement comes as we raise a glass to […]


Main Street Drivers: Chauffeur Service Comes to Seattle

by Shona Milne on February 16, 2017

Main Street Drivers Expands Wine Tour Chauffeur Service to Seattle Affordable “Your Car + Our Driver” concept perfect for Woodinville and Walla Walla wine tours, Seattle nights out and last-minute safe driving needs NEW YORK – Feb. 9, 2017 – Main Street Drivers (, which provides professional drivers to chauffeur clients in their own vehicles […]


Seattle Wine & Food Experience: Three Events in One

by Shona Milne on February 14, 2017

Three Days. One Great Tasting Weekend. Seattle Wine and Food Experience Brings Culinary Exploration to your Palate February 2, 2017(Seattle, WA) – So much to taste and now more time to taste it! This year “the experience” as its known, brings three days of deliciousness to the Seattle community. Be sure to tell your friends […]


Sexy Syrah: Added VIP Entrance

by Shona Milne on March 30, 2016

Come to the 15TH ANNUAL SEXY SYRAH  – and sip Syrah from 30+ Washington wineries producing some of the State’s best Syrahs at one of the world’s hottest view restaurants — Salty’s on Alki Beach! Syrah is seducing wine enthusiasts who have an affection for red wines with bold spices, rich fruit and silky texture. […]


Betz Family Winery: First Estate Vineyard

by Shona Milne on December 17, 2014

Betz Family Winery Purchases First Estate Vineyard at SeVein Vineyards in the Walla Walla Valley Betz Family Winery, producer of some of Washington State’s most sought-after wines, has purchased property at SeVein Vineyards of Distinction, the much-admired viticultural area on the southern border of the Walla Walla Valley AVA in Oregon.  It is Betz Family’s […]


Chateau Rollat: Walla Walla to Woodinville

by Shona Milne on June 25, 2014

Look for the Chateau Rollat Winery tasting room to open up sometime in July. They will be located in the the warehouse district at 18742 142nd Ave NE Woodinville, WA 98072. It’s located by Baron’s Winery and Covington Cellars. Why wine? How did you get started in wine? Tell me about your wines. My passion […]


Happy Hour Radio: Listen to Wine Talk

by Shona Milne on April 18, 2014

Here is a link to last Saturday’s Happy Hour Radio show by Christopher Chan. It features Lisa Baer of Baer Winery, Adean Vitale of Washington Tasting Room Magazine and Tom Hedges of Hedges Family Estate. So many great stories in Washington Wine and Beyond! You can listen live each Saturday to Happy Hour Radio from […]


Forgeron Cellars: Grand Opening in Woodinville

by Shona Milne on July 24, 2012

We have another Walla Walla winery coming to Woodinville. Welcome Forgeron Cellars with their Grand Opening celebration on Sunday, July 29th from 2-5pm. There will be wine, music, and some food. They are located in the house previously occupied by Challenger Ridge at 14344 Woodinville-Redmond Highway, Redmond, 98052. Tweet This Post


I sent an email to Marie-Eve, winemaker, at Forgeron Cellars asking about the rumors about a tasting room in Woodinville, here is her reply: Opening an additional Forgeron Cellars outlet in Western Washington has been on my “Must Do” list for about three years now.  Over the past twelve months, as I actively began researching […]


Trust Cellars: Open in Woodinville

by Shona Milne on June 7, 2011

You may want to swing by Trust Cellars as they officially open their tasting room this weekend. Their hours will be Friday through Sunday 12-5pm. You can find them at 14469 Woodinville-Redmond Road N.E a few doors down from Woodinville Purple Cafe.    Trust Cellars is one of many eastern Washington wineries to cross over […]