Charles Smith is a winemaker out of Walla Walla Washington who produces a diverse lineup of fabulous wines. His "Charles Smith Wines" line includes a handful of very easy and affordable wines, and his Kung Fu Girl Riesling is my favorite for summer sipping. Click link for more info on this great patio wine!
L'Ecole No. 41's Grenache Rose is a beautiful, floral and citrus-y Rose that is perfect for sipping on a hot summer day. My wine obsession of the week!
Francis Ford Coppola Winery is my favorite guilty pleasure winery! Yes, the winery is a little gimmicky. But, ALL the wines are delicious and very reasonably priced, ESPECIALLY for a Napa Valley winery!
Forgeron Cellars in Walla Walla Washington has an incredible lineup of big, bold Bordeaux style red wines. Our absolute favorite was the Cabernet Sauvignon. They also have a tasting room in Woodinville, only 30 minutes outside of Seattle!
Matthews Winery in Woodinville, WA recently gave their tasting room a face lift, and we stopped by with friends to check it out! It was a beautiful atmosphere with a great lineup of wines to boot. They are participating members in the Woodinville Passport program. We love them because they are open until 6 unlike other wineries in that area that close early, and the atmosphere is very family friendly.
When it comes to finding good TV shows to watch, I am largely a skeptic and don't try new things often enough. I am typically the last one to the game when it comes to a trendy show... I didn't start watching Breaking Bad until the show was entirely over if that tells you anything. I …
Four big reasons you should consider joining a local wine club today! Plus a few club membership suggestions from Woodinville WA, Chelan WA, and Napa Valley!
If you have read a few of my previous posts, you should be getting the feeling that leaving downtown Seattle was a HUGE deal for us. One of the biggest deals for me was leaving such a unique foodie scene. We ate out several times a week and were SUPER spoiled being a block …
How to make a killer bloody mary bar. Don't just throw together some bloody mix and celery... make it fun! Some inspiration on how we made ours last time. Have fun with it!