Monthly Archives: June 2016

Washington Wine of the Week – Selections for Spring, 2016

For the week of June 12, 2016: Forgeron Cellars 2012 Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon – This completely over-the-top Cabernet from winemaker Marie-Eve Gilla will put you in state of red wine bliss. Open a bottle, and you’ll feel like you’re walking through a field of wild blackberries. This fruit carries over to the palate, along […]

Ready for a Picnic? Don’t Forget to Include These Pretty in Pink and White Wine Selections

This article originally appeared in the June/July, 2016 issue of Bellingham Alive magazine. Late spring and early summer is the time of year when Northwesterners will use almost any excuse to pack up the picnic basket, grab a bottle of wine, and dine outdoors. Leave those heavier, full-bodied reds for the barbeque. Picnicking practically demands […]