Couple of Winos

Washington wine ~ one couple's journey

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Wine Tasting – Maryhill Winery

August 4th, 2009 · No Comments · Wine Experiences

Maryhill Winery has been the winner of numerous wine awards over the years, but none makes you want to drive three hours out of your way to a winery quite like Winery of the Year.  And this year Maryhill was named just that by Seattle Magazine. It’s a long journey from the ‘traditional’ wine regions […]

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Wine Tripping ~ Sleeping Dog Wines

June 13th, 2009 · No Comments · Wine Experiences, Wine Tours, Wine Trips

Down a long, dusty Benton City road, Dan and I found the kind of wine experience we didn’t even know we had been looking for. There was no large, air-conditioned tasting room. No wrought iron chairs to lounge in or panoramic vineyard views. Just a man in his garage, ready and willing to share his […]

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For those who want to know

March 8th, 2009 · No Comments · Wine, Wine Experiences

I can’t say I’m completely sold on the idea of learning ‘how’ to taste wine, but I figure it couldn’t hurt to know the difference between a Chardonnay and a Pinot Grigio.  And it might also be nice to know what people mean when they say a wine is “well-balanced” or “robust.” (all I really […]

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Seattle Wine Tasting – A Quick Trip

February 25th, 2009 · No Comments · Wine Experiences, Wine Tours

Lisa and I headed down to the South Seattle Artisan Wineries a few weekends back for last minute wine tasting. We decided to go at 3 pm. They closed their tasting rooms at 5pm. But we still got to taste four different wineries, and one of them was a big winner. Full write up coming […]

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