Not Your Grandmother’s Grape Juice

Winemakers around the state are making a variety of innovative Ros├ęs, experimenting with different varietals and taking risks that have turned out beautifully.

How do you breathe wine?

What is the proper way to aerate wine? What kind of wine needs to be aerated? When should I aerate my wine for my dinner party?

Date night in the Valley!

My husband and I were finally able to have a long-awaited date night on Saturday and toured some of the valley’s best wine and food!

A life of Charm!

While visiting Red Mountain, I had the pleasure of stopping at Frichette Winery, a small family owned winery that has been operating for approximately 8 months.

The Guardian!

We took a little trip out to Prosser and Walla Walla this past week because Sip in Washington had been invited to tour the Hedges Family Estate on Red Mountain.

Kestrel – The Functional Wine!

While in the east-side warehouse district of Woodinville, we decided to visit Kestrel since I always try to keep some of their cab on hand to share over dinner.

A little History-Otis Kenyon!

Wow!! What can I say about a wine that is nothing other than WOW! My girlfriend and I went wine tasting a few Sundays back,we were having a really good time and I was excited to try a new winery. Otis Kenyon had been on my agenda for some time and I definitely made them […]

The Swirl Event!!

Mike and I went to the Legendary Swirl event at El Gaucho in Seattle last Saturday and we had a blast! I was able to talk with so many vendors, winemakers, and reps. They were all interesting and had a deep commitment to the wine that they created or represented. I had such a wonderful […]