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Thumbnail for - A Fond Final Look at Local Rosés
May 30, 2012
Wine Wednesday
May’s exploration of Washington rosé concluded this week with a tasting of nine widely ranging wines, including one that tasted so much like ruby red grapefruit juice I wouldn’t have known it was...
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May 23, 2012
Wine Wednesday
The Metropolitan Grill’s Thomas Price got some fancy new bling today when it was announced he had passed the exceptionally rigorous Court of Master Sommeliers master’s exam. The gold pin he’s now...
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May 23, 2012
Wine Wednesday
On the heels of last week’s massive tasting of grenaches, cabernet francs and malbec rosés come some versions made with locally grown grapes traditional to Italy—namely one barbera and a handful...
Thumbnail for - Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: Memorial Day Edition
May 21, 2012
Food and Drink Events
WEDNESDAY May 23Whole Food Veggie Happy Hour Benefit For one day only: dodge the accidental $20 hot food bar trip; there will be a $6 vegetarian dinner from 5 to 7 at the Westlake Whole Foods....
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May 18, 2012
Oeno Files
When Red Mountain winery Col Solare, a collaboration between Chateau Ste. Michelle and Tuscany’s Marchesi Antinori, opens up the doors to local restaurant Bin No. 20 and 21 Washington winemakers...
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May 16, 2012
Wine Wednesday
On the heels of our declaration that May is rosé month here on Sauced, I sat down with nine blushing bottles of single varietals: This week we examine some Washington-produced malbec, grenache,...
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May 9, 2012
Wine Wednesday
A lot of people are afraid of rosés. “It’s too sweet,” says a friend, Yvonne. “You should serve it with a side of something dry. Like sand.” Rosé may get its bad rap because for years the U.S....
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Apr 25, 2012
Oeno Files
Governor Gregoire picked a fun fight yesterday with California when she stated “They make jug wine. We make fine wine." All this while signing the capital construction budget, which included $5...
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....
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