Dec 19th The Pinot Project Wines

THE PINOT PROJECT The Pinot Project began in 2009 with a vision: a wine for the palate, the pocket, and the people. Renowned wine importer Michael Skurnik called on his experiences in the vineyards and cellars of Northern California to craft a silky, fruit-forward, and harmonious Pinot Noir. Since then, The Pinot Project has taken […]

Dec 12th Cavatappi Wines

Cavatappi Wines Cavatappi Winery is located on the grounds of Cafe Juanita. Winemaker/Owner of Cavatappi Winery, Peter Dow specializes in the Italian varietals Nebbiolo and Sangiovese. In some years he produces Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon. The Italian grapes are cultivated in the Yakima Valley where a cooperative venture with Red Willow Vineyard has led […]

Dec 5th Sharecroppers Wines

SHARECROPPER’S by Owen Roe During the economic recession of 2001, and Owen Roe’s first couple vintages as a winery, Washington growers were facing hardship in selling their fruit come harvest time. At Owen Roe, they wanted to help their farming friends and prevent missing out on such well-tended, beautiful fruit. They were presented with the […]

Nov 28th Washington State Wines

Washington Wines   Kennedy Shah 2012 Reserve Riesling DuBrul Vineyard, Yakima Valley, WA            $9 Glass / $35 Bottle An elegant and well-balanced Riesling, just off dry with juicy acidity. Pleasing opening aromas of petrol (the good kind) with fresh scents of Bosc pear, apple and honey blossom. Honeyed flavors of apricot, kiwifruit, pear and peach […]

Nov 21st South African Wines

South African Wines Tormentoso, 2014 Old Vine Chenin Blanc Paarl, South Africa. $7 Glass / $26 Bottle A bright yellow-gold hue with a tinge of green. Intense aromas of apricots and canned white peaches with a touch of coconut milk and vanilla from the oak. The palate is packed with ripe yellow fruit, apple core […]