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Thumbnail for - Tasting Notes: Make Way for Big Papa
Apr 25, 2012
Wine Wednesday
The Wine: Efeste Big Papa Old Block Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley 2009. About the Wine: Efeste has been making the Big Papa—a 100 percent cab—since 2005; Brennon Leighton, has been making it...
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Apr 11, 2012
Wine Wednesday
A week has gone by now and I’m still mulling over everything I learned at Taste Washington. One of those things, though, was the unusual direction some Washington wineries are taking on whites....
Thumbnail for - First Blush: Meet the Washington Wine Commission’s New Executive Director
Apr 4, 2012
Wine Wednesday
This winter, the Washington Wine Commission hired a new executive director in the form of Steve Warner, who began his career in the military—think U.S. Air Force special operations, then Navy...
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Mar 29, 2012
Oeno Files
Last week, in discussing how to survive Taste of Washington with your liver and dignity intact, I talked about spitting. The exact phrase may have been something along the lines of “do it,” or...
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Mar 26, 2012
Food and Drink Events
THURSDAY March 29Spirited Dining at John Howie Two important men in the world of scotch will be at John Howie this Thursday; the master brand manager and master distiller from Glenmorangie. Each...
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Mar 21, 2012
Wine Wednesday
Two days and countless wines from more than 200 wineries mean opportunities to try something new, as well as one big faux pas waiting to happen. Here’s how to go like a pro. Even just navigating...
Thumbnail for - Madison Park Cafe’s Karen Binder Launches Binder’s Bottles
Mar 9, 2012
Oeno Files
Seven months after selling her longtime restaurant Madison Park Cafe, Karen Binder is back in the biz. And this time, it’s virtual. Binder dropped me a note to say that her online wine shop,...
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Mar 7, 2012
Seattle company Fat Cork brings grower Champagne stateside.
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Mar 5, 2012
Food and Drink Events
WEDNESDAY March 7 Giving Grill for Whole Planet Foundation Shrimp po’boys for a good cause at the Westlake Whole Foods. A sandwich, chips, and a drink can be yours for a $5 donation, which goes...
Thumbnail for - March Is Washington Wine Month: Please Drink Accordingly
Feb 28, 2012
Oeno Files
Some people in the spirits industry are gearing up for March 1 for entirely different reasons. But for our state’s wine community (and wine-drinking community), the date ushers in our annual...
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