Nicolas Feuillatte Launches Special Edition Holiday Wine Bottles

By | November 16th, 2017|In Your Glass, Uncategorized, Wine|

Have a sparking wine lover on your holiday shopping list? Nicolas Feuillatte is making sure the Seattle skyline is shining brighter than ever this holiday season with the release of the 2017 Limited-Edition Cityscape Seattle Gift Box. France’s top-selling Champagne celebrates the iconic Seattle skyline in a new collection of elegant gift boxes, featuring the brand’s Brut Reserve ($36). Not only [...]

Selecting the Perfect Wines for Your Holiday Celebrations

By | November 15th, 2017|In Your Glass, Uncategorized, Wine|

This season, what’s in your glass is just as important as what is on your plate. Whether you decide to serve ham, turkey or other traditional fare, just remember - there’s a wine that pairs perfectly for it! The wineries of the Tri-Cities are ready to help you select and serve the perfect Washington wine to pair with your favorite [...]

Nine Hats Wines Announces Opening of Nine Pies Pizzeria Adjoining SODO Tasting Room

By | November 15th, 2017|Dining Out, In Your Glass, On Your Plate, Uncategorized, Wine|

Nine Hats Wines, one of the newest wineries to take up residence in SODO Urbanworks, has announced that acclaimed pizzaiolo Cary Kemp of West Seattle’s Pizzeria 22 will serve as Executive Chef at the winery’s new Nine Pies Pizzeria, opening in late 2017. Nine Pies will adjoin Nine Hats’ SODO tasting room at 3861 First Avenue S. Along with pizza [...]

It’s Time for Beaujolais Nouveau!

By | October 18th, 2017|Events, Uncategorized|

Join devoted Francophiles for a celebration that is second to none, the 25th annual Beaujolais Nouveau! The event will take place Friday, November 17 at the Columbia Tower Club (75th and 76th floors). For years the Beaujolais Nouveau has supported the work the French American Chamber of Commerce (FACC) Seattle-PNW does locally and aboard. In the 25 years the event has taken place [...]

Established Community Foundations That Support Northern California Wildfires

By | October 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|

The Washington Wine Commission has passed along the following information from Napa Valley Vintners and Sonoma Valley Wine regarding established community foundations in each of the areas impacted by the Northern California wildfires. The Napa Valley Community Disaster Relief Fund, which the NVV established in 2014, immediately following the South Napa earthquake, has been reactivated. Those wishing to make donations can contribute via the Community Foundation [...]

Portland Chefs Take Title at 17th Annual Wild About Game

By | October 11th, 2017|Events, Uncategorized|

The titles have returned to Portland! Chef Sarah Schafer of Irving St. Kitchen won Overall and Chef Phil Oswalt of Multnomah Athletic Club was awarded the People’s Choice at Nicky USA's 17th Annual Wild About Game Event. It was an extravaganza of epic culinary proportions this past weekend when chefs from Portland and Seattle competed head to head in four game [...]

Walla Walla’s L’Ecole No. 41 Kicks off Harvest with American Winery of the Year Nomination

By | September 8th, 2017|In Your Glass, Uncategorized, Wine|

As the 2017 Washington wine harvest kicks into high gear this month, Walla Walla’s L’Ecole N° 41 will bring home more than wine grapes. The winery will add yet another prestigious, new honor to a growing list of international awards, just in time for its 35th harvest celebration. Wine Enthusiast announced today L’Ecole is one of only five U.S. wineries [...]

Celebrate Chateau Ste. Michelle’s 50th Anniversary This Weekend

By | September 1st, 2017|Events, In Your Glass, Uncategorized, Wine|

Still looking for something to do this holiday weekend? Head on over to Chateau Ste. Michelle in Woodinville where the 50th anniversary celebrations will continue this weekend. The weekend will celebrate the newly renovated Visitor Center September 2nd and 3rd. The Grand Opening Celebration for the winery’s new visitor center will take place over Labor Day weekend from 10 a.m. to [...]

Cactus Restaurants Takes Farm-to-Table to the Next Level

By | August 15th, 2017|Dining Out, On Your Plate, Uncategorized|

Cactus Restaurants and Tavern Hall have taken the full circle approach to organic farming in a unique partnership with Sound Sustainable Farms in Redmond. Cactus Restaurants diverts an estimated 72 tons of food waste annually to Cedar Grove for composting, a first step in an innovative partnership that originated in 2008. When Sound Sustainable Farms debuted as part of Cedar [...]

Nine Hats Wines Opens New Tasting Room in SoDo’s Urbanworks

By | August 14th, 2017|In Your Glass, Uncategorized, Wine|

SoDo is about to get another winery! The up-and-coming urban wine area will soon be home to Nine Hats Wines. The winery is moving its tasting room from the suburbs of Woodinville to the center of Seattle’s emerging wine hub. The new Nine Hats tasting room opened its doors earlier this month at SoDo Urbanworks (3861 First Avenue S). Going forward, [...]