Play it Again in 2010

Regular readers of this blog know that Dave and I have three criteria for what we think makes a Washington state winery special: fine wine, great people and terrific events. And we’ve been fortunate to find a few wineries that exceeded … Continue reading

100 Best Wines of the Northwest

Seattle Metropolitan magazine’s latest issue features “100 Best Wines of the Northwest” on the cover. The list contains some surprises by writers/tasters Condé Cox and Jessica Voelker. For example, 2005 Woodward Canyon Old Vines Cab ($79) has the top spot (congratulations!) … Continue reading

Wonderful Woodhouse

As mentioned in a previous post, I recently took our friends from Vancouver, Sue and Robin, on a wine-tasting trip in Woodinville. Our first stop was Woodhouse Family Cellars. Sue and Robin loved it there because of the superb wines and … Continue reading

If you like Cab Franc…

Woodhouse Family Cellars released their first Reserve Cab Franc recently and what a release it is! Winemaker Tom Campbell hit another one out of the ballpark! (Can you tell that it’s baseball season again?) Tom is one of the original … Continue reading