Monthly Archives: February 2018

Washington Wine of the Week – Selections for Winter, 2018

For the week of February 18, 2018: Savage Grace Wines 2016 Gruner Veltliner – Gruner Veltliner is one of the current “darlings” of the Washington wine scene…and with good reason. It’s a flavorful, high acid white varietal that seems to have found a home, especially within the Columbia Gorge AVA. This selection from Woodinville winemaker […]


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!

March 22-25, 2018: Are you ready for the biggest wine tasting event in Washington? Taste Washington has expanded to four days of events featuring wine tasting parties, wine seminars, and food and wine-related field trips. The highlight of the festivities is the two-day Grand Tasting event at Seattle’s CenturyLink Field Event Center with over 230 […]

Walla Walla Valley Wines, Grapes, and Wineries are Flourishing With Connections Throughout Washington

This article originally appeared in the February, 2018 issue of Bellingham Alive Magazine The explosion of wineries in the Walla Walla Valley mirrors the impressive growth of wineries in Washington State. How impressive? Consider this: according to the Washington Wine Commission there were 163 wineries statewide in the year 2000. Today the state boasts over […]