The CenturyLink Field Event Center this past weekend was truly an all-sensory extravaganza. Bookended by the highly-anticipated Red & White Party on Thursday night and the epic Grand Tasting on Saturday and Sunday, the 22nd annual Taste Washington was four pack-filled days of culinary and enology genius…Read More
When Jim VanNatta extended the Hockinson Market to include an intimate tap room back in 2016, it didn’t take long for him to realize that another expansion was a plausible follow-up move.
Converting what decades ago had been the Hockinson/Brush Prairie Post Office before it relocated to Brush Prairie sometime after World War II, VanNatta created a 10-seat tap room that immediately drew residents from this growing area of Clark County…Read More
During the holiday season, there is ample opportunity for pairing wines with some of the most talked about meals of the year. Wine can be an intimidating subject but even if you buy the wrong kind you still have a bottle of wine so you’re already off to a good start...Read More
Thane Hawkins has gone by the title of winemaker since 2007 but you can find his name at IMDb.com. Known for his work on such blockbusters as “Monsters, Inc.” and “Shrek,” Hawkins segued full time to wine and established a tasting room for Hawkins Cellars in...Read More
North Bank, the Couve, Brewcouver — the Vancouver, Washington, drink scene has grown up enough in recent years to earn a short list of catchy nicknames. Even so, some restaurateurs still embrace its Vantucky moniker as a term of...Read More
Plan now to celebrate the 10th Annual Summer Art & Wine Fair at Clark County's oldest winery, English Estate Winery, located at 17806 SE 1st St., Vancouver, Saturday, July 8 from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday, July 9 from 12-6 p.m. promise to be full days of locally-made crafts, live musical entertainment and soul satisfying food...Read More
There are a lot of fabulous, high-end wines out there but the adult beverage scene should never be taken so seriously that artisan wine spritzers can’t be fairly considered as a light and refreshing option for backyard barbecues, summer outings and campfire get-togethers...Read More
Andina is celebrating ROSÉ ALL DAY during their annual rosé dinner Monday, June 19th. $55 is the price to taste over 40 rosés from around the world paired with traditional Peruvian dishes The crew at Andina thinks of everything. Main course options include one for carnivores and one for vegetarians (very nice) and the drink list is heavy on sparkling and wines from Spain and Portugal.
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When you arrive, you are greeted by stunning rock work at the grand entrance that carries through the substantial portico into a 2,400-square-foot great room accented with massive wood beams and anchored on one end by a rock-wall fireplace and rock-arched doorways on either side.
Each pass-through leads into a sizeable tasting room with a lowered beam system designed to mimic a vineyard trellis and add a cozy scale to the space. A curved bar sets the stage for wine tasting and a window runs the full length of the opposite wall. (Read more in The Columbian)
Returning to the NW Natural New Homes Tour in Clark County this year is the popular Chef Hop and Vine event. Held from 5-9 p.m. on Thursday, June 1 guests will be treated to a full sensory experience...Read More
The tasting room at Brooks Wine has quickly become a second living room for wine industry professionals in their off time for good reason; they are all about the experiences that wine creates. Whether you pour wine in the Valley for curious tourists or in your kitchen for appreciative guests, here's a chance to get down and dirty in the vineyard...Read More