Category Archives: Past Articles

West Coast Features Wine Festivals from Vancouver, BC to Bellingham to Seattle

This article originally appeared in the March, 2017 issue of Belligham Alive magazine. One of the many great things about living in Bellingham and the Whatcom County area is the “small town feel” the region carries while still lying in close proximity to two major metropolitan areas. With Vancouver, British Columbia to the north and […]

Treveri Cellars Fast Becoming a Washington Sparkling Wine Institution

This article originally appeared in the February, 2017 issue of Bellingham Alive Magazine Like a fine bottle of sparkling wine, Treveri Cellars, located just east of Yakima, has burst onto the Washington wine scene with style, character, and an understated air of elegance that have made it a Champagne-inspired favorite of many area wine enthusiasts […]

On a Budget? These Under-$20 Choices Prove There’s Good Wines to be Had in This Price Range

This article originally appeared in the January, 2017 issue of Bellingham Alive magazine With the holidays a distant memory in the rearview mirror, it’s time to focus on a new year, new beginnings, and, unfortunately for many of us, a fresh new set of credit card bills from the past season. The reality of our […]

Venture Out of Your Wine-Spending Comfort Zone and Consider These “Splurge” Wines

This article originally appeared in the December, 2016 issue of Bellingham Alive magazine. Whether it be gift-giving, party hosting, or just plain old everyday shopping…this is the time of year when many of us pull out all the stops. Holiday gatherings with good friends, good food, and of course, good wines, seem to make the […]

There are Plenty of Wines to be Thankful for When Serving a Harvest Dinner

This article originally appeared in the October/November, 2016 issue of Bellingham Alive magazine The fall and harvest season is upon us, Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and big, indoor feasts will soon be the order of the day. Trying to pull off a near-flawless menu, especially while coping with family and out-of-town guests, can […]