What’s in Our Glass?

Summertime means warm, lazy evenings on the deck and tasty weekend BBQs. And what better accompaniment than a crisp Sauvignon Blanc, a medium-bodied Pinot Noir or a robust Cabernet Sauvignon? Yes, those have been in our glasses so far this … Continue reading

Such a pretty bottle, such a pleasing wine

We finally decided to open our beautifully engraved bottle of 2008 Red Wine from Barrage Cellars – Kevin Correll’s featured wine of 2011 Taste of Tulalip, the annual wine and food extravaganza at Tulalip Resort. Kevin’s 2008 Red was originally known as … Continue reading

Random Thoughts from Taste Washington-Part 1

Washington state produces excellent wine. Period. That is our main takeaway from Taste Washington, held March 23-24 in Seattle. That is certainly not a new or revolutionary thought on Write for Wine. We were major advocates of Washington wine for … Continue reading

March is Washington Wine Month

In our family, every month is Washington Wine Month, but the official celebration occurs in this state every March. That’s when you will find great deals at wineries, wine shops, big grocery stores and many restaurants. For example, some promotions … Continue reading

Better Move Quickly – Tickets on Sale at Seattle Wine & Food Experience

It’s that time of year again — the Seattle Wine and Food Experience at Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. If you like good wine, beer and food – and seriously, who doesn’t? – mark your calendars for this delicious experience on … Continue reading

Making a List of Thanksgiving Wines

There is no doubt in our minds that some food-and-wine pairings are spectacular, creating a “wow factor.” We have experienced this explosion of flavors at winemakers’ dinners and at many special restaurants. That being said, we are also strong believers … Continue reading

A Wonderful Week of Wine

What a week it’s been. A very busy time. But a wonderful week of wine, at that. Those who follow Write for Wine on Facebook might have noticed near-daily updates on what’s been in our glass this week. In case … Continue reading

What we’ve been drinking lately

I’ve been traveling so much lately that it’s been hard to find time to write individual posts about the wonderful Washington state wines we’ve enjoyed in the last couple of months. But I still want to share them with you, … Continue reading

Seattle Wine & Food Experience

There’s only one week left to buy your tickets for the Seattle Wine and Food Experience at Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. If you like good wine, beer and food – and seriously, who doesn’t? – mark your calendars for this … Continue reading