Oeno Files

Weekly Wine Pick: A Glorious Example of the 2012 vintage

Red Mountain wines increasingly come at a premium. This one is an absolute steal.

01/09/2015 By Sean P. Sullivan

Oeno Files

Some Washington Wine-Related Holiday Gifts for the Last-Minute Shopper

Books on wine, glasses for wine, and actual wine.

12/18/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Tis the Season

7 Holiday Gift Memberships of the Liquid Variety

Last-minute gifts that don't feel like last-minute gifts

12/16/2014 By Kristen Farnam

Oeno Files

Red Wines to Warm the Winter Nights

Three of the state's greatest winemaking strengths just happen to be perfect for warding off frigid temperatures.

12/03/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Oeno Files

And Now, Some Washington Wine Pairings for Thanksgiving

It’s impossible to pick one wine to pair with all dishes on Thanksgiving. So don’t even try.

11/13/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Oeno Files

Washington's 2012 Vintage Red Wines Are Here

It's shaping up to be a spectacular vintage for the state. Here are some early favorites.

11/03/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Three Drinks

One Beer, One Wine, and One Spirit for November

November’s imbibing agenda.

11/03/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan and Allecia Vermillion

Oeno Files

Washington's Wine Grape Harvest Season Returns

...And it's the perfect time to visit wine country.

10/16/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Top 100 Washington Wines

Wine Geek Cheat Sheet

Trot out these five topics to impress at your next gathering.

10/10/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan


The Top 100 Washington Wines

Our annual list of the 100 best Washington wines – plus ideas for when and how to drink them.

10/08/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Top 100 Washington Wines

Wine from Walla Walla's Rocky Region

This corner of the valley is poised to be one of the most important wine regions in the world. Great news…for Oregon.

10/07/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Oeno Files

Columbia Crest—The Value King

No winery—Washington or otherwise—does value like these guys.

10/01/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Top 100 Washington Wines

Meet the Winemakers

10/01/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Quote Unquote

Kyle MacLachlan and Pursued By Bear Wines

Yakima native Kyle MacLachlan is just as serious about making wine as he is about making good television.

10/01/2014 Edited by Matthew Halverson

Top 100 Washington Wines

How to Taste 700 Wines in 13 Days

The wine critic explains how he determines our Top 100 Washington Wine list.

09/17/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Top 100 Washington Wines

Best Washington Wines Under $15 and $25

Though they didn’t quite make this year’s Top 100 list, these wines seriously over-deliver for the price. Here are high-scoring bottles that ring in at less than $25 as well as recommended wines under $15 (both listed alphabetically).

09/12/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Oeno Files

Walk on the Wild Side of Washington Reds

These uncommon varieties are on the frontier of Washington winemaking.

09/10/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Oeno Files

We're Drinking Whites for Washington State Wine Month

Let's take this grape by grape.

08/13/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: August 13–16

This week: Doing good tastes good. Pick your beneficiary, from Boys and Girls Club to Food Lifeline and more.

08/12/2014 By Caroline Ferguson


New Beer, Wine, and Cocktails

What to drink now: August’s imbibing agenda.

08/01/2014 By Allecia Vermillion