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Taste Oregon: March 21st

by Shona Milne on March 16, 2016

OREGON WINERIES INVADE WASHINGTON The first ever TASTE OREGON is coming to Seattle Mon. March 21st! 40 wineries spanning the various regions of Oregon’s wine AVA’s will be descending entering the hallowed territory dominated by over 850 Washington wineries.  Industry & media friends will meet the winemakers from the neighboring Northwest wine region to come […]


White Heron Cellars: Tasting Room in Woodinville

by Shona Milne on October 23, 2011

I just found out that White Heron Cellars, currently located in Quincy, will be opening a tasting room here in Woodinville. They will be located at at18746 142nd Ave NE by Two Vintners and Covington Cellars. The expected open date is mid-November. Tweet This Post


Edmonds Winery: Teams with Piccola Cellars

by Shona Milne on July 11, 2011

Some may have heard the news that Edmonds Winery and Piccola Cellars will be teaming up for a joint venture. Piccola Cellars which was located in Snoquamie will be running their operation in the Edmonds Winery jointly. Doug and Lael are moving toward retirement and want to start easing out of the day to day […]


Cougar Crest: Eastern WA to Woodinville

by Shona Milne on June 11, 2011

You may have heard that Cougar Crest was opening a tasting room in Woodinville. They will open up on Saturday, June 18th and there will be cheese, hors d’oerves, and, of course, Cougar Crest wine. They will be located in Apple Farm Village, 14545 148th Avenue NE. It was formerly occupied by Village Wines. Their […]


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 […]


There’s an App for That: Wine Recommendations

by Shona Milne on December 1, 2010

During the St. Nick’s weekend LetsPour staff will be at Hollywood Schoolhouse with NW Totem Cellars debuting our iPhone app. We are encouraging attendees to use the LetsPour app during the St. Nick’s event to rate wines that they taste and share it on Twitter and Facebook. As an incentive, we will give away a […]


Taste of Tulalip: Food and Wine Festival

by Shona Milne on November 23, 2010

I attended the Taste of Tulalip for the first time the other week. What an amazing event. There were about 60 or so Washington wineries and about 20 wineries from California. It really was a case of so little time and so much wine and food. This is only the second year for the event […]


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 […]


Guest Post: Wine Tasting Tables

by Shona Milne on October 11, 2010

Why We Love Wine Tasting Tables Friends and wine. Definitely one of the best things in life is bringing your friends together for tasting different types of wines. You bond with your friends and with each bottle of wine, and have a great time with each passing glass! Woodinville is now a premiere wine destination […]


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, […]