From the monthly archives:

September 2013

Woodinville Wine Events: October 1st-15th

by Shona Milne on September 29, 2013

Auberge Edge of Seattle Inn & Cooking – October 1st – Delicious Delicacies – Hors D’oeuvres Cooking Class Russell’s Dining – October 3rd – Betz Family Winery Dinner Woodinville Warehouse Wineries – October 3rd – “The last 1st Thurs of 2013” Alexandria Nicole Cellars – October 3rd – Corks and Canvas Auberge Edge of Seattle Inn […]


Basic Tips in Wine Testing: A Beginner’s Guide

by Shona Milne on September 28, 2013

A beginner’s guide to training oneself in wine tasting Anyone can drink wine but only a select few can understand the subtle art of wine tasting. Just like how the judges in the hit series MasterChef grade food carefully, wine is tasted and dissected delicately according to its look, aroma, and taste. A wine tasting […]


Wine & Cheese Dinner: bin on the lake

by Shona Milne on September 24, 2013

BIN ON THE LAKE HOSTS WINE AND WILLAPA CHEESE DINNER Four-Course Wine and Cheese Dinner Features Award-Winning Cheeses from Willapa Hills WHO: The Woodmark Hotel, Yacht Club & Spa and Willapa Hills Cheese WHAT: Four-course wine and cheese dinner featuring natural artisan cheeses and Washington wines WHEN: Thursday, October 3 at 6:30 p.m. WHERE: Bin on […]


5th Anniversary: Taste of Tulalip

by Shona Milne on September 19, 2013

TASTE OF TULALIP — THE CULINARY FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR 5th Anniversary Highlights Include Extraordinary Epicurean Events, Celebrity Chefs & Sommelier Superstars Tulalip, Washington – Tulalip Resort Casino is gearing up for a weekend of revelry to celebrate the 5th anniversary of Taste of Tulalip, its coveted award-winning food and wine aficionado event.  Scheduled for […]


Woodinville Wine Events: September 16th-30th

by Shona Milne on September 15, 2013

The Station Pizzeria – Sept 17th – Tap Takeover Tuesday featuring Triplehorn Brewing Co. Redhook Brewery – Sept 17th – Tuesday Night Trivia Woodinville Warehouse Wineries – Sept 19th – Bottles and Dogs – Bring your furry friend to the hairest, craziest wine walk of the year. Lachini Vineyards – Sept 19th – A Night […]


Vessel Wines: Brats with Syrah

by Shona Milne on September 12, 2013

Vessel Wines has a favorite recipe that pairs perfectly with their Vessel Red Neptune Syrah blend.  It also happens to be seasonal and the season is just about upon us, fall! You still get to use your grill! Bratwursts on the Grill Ingredients – Makes 10 servings 1/4 cup butter 2 medium onions, thinly sliced […]


Final Tally $2Million: Auction of Washington Wines

by Shona Milne on September 3, 2013

Auction of Washington Wines raises $2 Million for Uncompensated Care at seattle children’s hospital and Washington State University’s Viticulture & Enology Program More than 3,500 attendees participated throughout 26th annual series of summer events SEATTLE (August 19, 2013) – The 26th annual Auction of Washington Wines culminated August 15-17 in Woodinville, Wash. at Chateau Ste. […]