Welcome!

Greetings Wine Lovers! Are you ready for some great wines from Washington and the Pacific Northwest? I’ve got plenty of recommendations to offer in a variety of styles, flavor profiles and price ranges that should make any wine enthusiast happy. In addition, my web site will give you the latest on wine-related events I’ll be […]

Taste Washington 2017!

The 20th anniversary of Taste Washington promises to be even bigger and better than ever! Nearly 300 wineries and over 70 area restaurants will be on hand during this four-day celebration of some of the best food and wine the State of Washington has to offer. Events scheduled in the Seattle area include: Thursday, March […]

Washington Wine of the Week – Selections for Winter, 2017

For the week of February 5, 2017: Gilbert Cellars Non-Vintage Tempranillo Dessert Wine Fortified with 169-proof brandy, this port-style red wine is not for the faint of heart. Ultra-black cherry and black currant flavors melt into a lengthy finish along with just a whisper of chocolate. Despite the 19% alcohol content, the wine doesn’t come […]

Dan is on the Air!

Be sure to follow my radio spot, “Washington Wine of the Week” every Thursday at approximately 4:20 pm on KGMI 790AM in Bellingham. During that time, I’ll be chatting with Tracy Ellis and Peter Wagner, the hosts of KGMI’s “Your Afternoon Show.” I’ll feature a recommendation of a select Washington wine each week and also […]

Wine Dinner at 9 Restaurant

Saturday, February 25 @ 6:00 pm – Join Dan as he moderates a very special 5-course wine dinner at North Bellingham Golf Course’s 9 Restaurant. All Washington wines featured during the evening will be either rated 90+ points or a gold medal winner at a previous wine competition. The wines will be served with perfectly-paired […]

Secret Crush/Red Wine & Chocolate in Yakima Valley

February 17 to 20, 2017 – Visit the Yakima Valley during President’s Day weekend and prepare to experience some of the best wines this Washington wine region has to offer. The weekend kicks off with “Secret Crush” on February, an event featuring 90+ rated vintages and award winning wines. It continues from February 18 to […]

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