Light a Fire Awards 2014

Seattle Met honors the best nonprofits, volunteers, and do-gooders that make Seattle a better place.

10/24/2014 By Allison Williams With Julie H. Case, Allecia Vermillion, Seth Sommerfeld, and Angela Cabotaje

The Sporting Life

Pictures From the Seahawks Super Bowl Victory Parade

An estimated 700,000 fans turned out to watch the Seahawks celebrate in style.

02/06/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Oeno Files

Sir-Mix-A-Lot Will Judge the Iron Vintner Challenge

Who knew? The "Baby Got Back" rapper apparently gets sprung on food and wine pairings.

06/18/2013 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

Where to Imbibe During Washington Wine Month

Meet legends, taste Leonetti, drop in on a winemaker dinner: Here are a few events not to miss during Washington Wine Month.

03/06/2013 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

A Shakeup at the Golden Grapes

Twenty-nine Woodinville winemakers blind tasted a bunch of wines (including their own) and rumor has it the results were very unexpected.

03/01/2013 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

K Vintners Gets Saved by the Bell

A celebrity wedding, a swimming pool, Washington wine, and TV cameras... what could possibly go wrong?

12/06/2012 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

Return of the Grape Killers

A local winemaker supergroup wrecks the halls with its annual holiday party.

12/06/2012 By Julie H. Case

Imbibing Agenda

Holidays on Vines: St. Nick's Winter in Woodinville

'Tis the season for tree lightings, special pours, and holiday swag from Woodinville wineries.

11/26/2012 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

Going Fast: Taste of Tulalip's Wide World of Wine

Celebrity judges, dueling somms and the chance to taste your way around the world. It must be Taste of Tulalip.

11/05/2012 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

Last Chance to Be a Garagiste Wine Offers Insider

Garagiste, the world's largest email-based wine business, gets more exclusive on Sunday.

10/10/2012 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

Stupid Question: What's a Super Tuscan?

For those wanting a date with a riper, fruitier Italian, these wines could be a starting point.

10/10/2012 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

Meet Your Master: Angelo Tavernaro

Meet the senior member of the Washington Master Sommelier quintet.

09/26/2012 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

Taste Test: Avennia Winery's Grand Debut

A notable new winery struts its stuff with two reds and a white in its first release ever.

09/19/2012 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

Hunting for Snipes Mountain

Ancient soils, great daytime heat and a dramatic diurnal shift collide in the middle of the Yakima Valley, an AVA that may have more history than just about any place else in the state.

09/12/2012 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

The Price of Award-Winning Wine

A look at how Washington's top wines stack up against the rest of the world.

08/29/2012 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

Stupid Question for a Winemaker

How do you know if you're wine is vegetarian, vegan, or just delicious? The guys at Sparkman Cellars clue us in.

08/22/2012 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

Buy By Barrel: Auction of Washington Wine Returns

One of the year's biggest (and swankiest) wine events is back; here’s how to get in the game.

08/14/2012 By Julie H. Case


Best Washington Wines

Raise a glass to the wines of Washington–our annual list gives you more than 100 ways to celebrate. Plus, a guided tour of the state’s unique tasting rooms and wineries.

08/13/2012 By Sean P. Sullivan and Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

The (Velvet) Devil Made Him Do It: Brennon Leighton Joins Charles Smith

Some of the state's top names in winemaking join forces to reinvent Washington chardonnay.

08/03/2012 By Julie H. Case