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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...
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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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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...
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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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