Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: May 14–20

This week: A Creole pop-up pops up, and two places to drink rosé and eat oysters are still not enough.

05/13/2014 By Caroline Ferguson

Oeno Files

Hey, Cortney Lease, What Should I Drink Tonight?

A crisp, balanced, and highly drinkable wine from the Columbia Gorge.

08/21/2013 By Rachel Breiwick

Get Schooled

Men's Style and Wine Event at Blackbird

Our favorite Ballard men's shop pairs with Treasury Wine Estates to give dapper dudes a lesson in spring styling and wine basics.

04/08/2013 By Amanda Zurita

Wine Wednesday

When Wine and Knives Collide

Winemakers become chefs at the annual Iron Vintner Challenge.

06/13/2012 By Julie H. Case

Oeno Files

March Is Washington Wine Month: Please Drink Accordingly

Brace your liver for 31 days of continuing wine education.

02/28/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Turkey Talk

Thanksgiving Wine Recommendations from Seattle Experts

Six oenophiles tell us what reds and whites go best with the bird.

11/16/2011 By Emily Dhatt

Oeno Files

Well-Priced Wines from a Seattle Expert

This week: Tom Hajduk from Vino Verité.



Wine Enthusiast Publishes America’s 100 Best Wine Restaurants 2011

Two Seattle spots made this year’s list. Care to guess which ones?


Imbibing Agenda

Upcoming Drinking Events: Wiener Blessing at Bottleneck, $2 Frites, RN74’s First Wine Happening

Seattle comes out for pride events, wine dinners, and discounted French fries.


Oeno Files

Pairing Wine With McDonald’s Food

Because it could be done, Snooth did it.


Oeno Files

Get a Room: Salish Lodge Hosts a Port Dinner

Drink a lot of port, eat a lot of food, fall asleep to the sounds of the waterfall. There are certainly worse ways to spend a Wednesday night.


San Francisco Treats

Chef Michael Mina Cooks at Taste Washington

On Saturday, March 26, Michael Mina is making food for a wine-pairing class at Bell Harbor conference center. Yup, you read that right.

03/07/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Oeno Files

March is Washington Wine Month

Here are three upcoming events for your consideration.



Cochon 555 Returns to Seattle

Get piggy with it on February 20.

01/24/2011 By Jessica Voelker


Special Dinner: Ray’s Retrospective of Northwest Wines

The Ballard restaurant holds its 24th annual dinner on January 28, 2011. Reserve now.

01/07/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Oeno Files

Wine Tasting 2011: Gilbert Cellars at Taste

This is the year you become a wine expert. Get started on January 7.


Shopping Lists

Foolproof Pairings: Wines for the Feast

Local experts pick reds and whites that work well at holiday meals.

12/13/2010 By Hilary Meyerson


Thanks Be to Grapes: Best Wines For Turkey Day

Guest Saucedier Clancey Denis learns which wines pair well with Thanksgiving dinner.

11/22/2010 By Clancey Denis


20Something Returns

Prep your palates and dust off your club clothes, young folk.



Ferry Call: A Wine Weekend on Bainbridge

Next weekend, do the whole island thing with a wine buzz.