July greets us with festivals, getaways and events in our own backyard. (more…)
Washington Riesling provides the ideal balancing act for dishes with spice.
Germany is famous for a number of historical and cultural landmarks, such as bratwurst, Rammstein and the roots of our English language. Possibly the lesser known of the bunch – Riesling is the golden nectar of the Rhine. (more…)
A relaxing getaway is closer than you think at this urban B&B.
Tucked into the lush, wooded streets of a student-populated neighborhood, Chambered Nautilus Bed & Breakfast Inn is a hidden gem of the University of Washington district. (more…)
A local brew titan takes on a studied sommelier for the title of the premium pairing.
The Waterfront Seafood Grill recently hosted its second annual Beer vs. Wine dinner. After a crippling loss to last year’s winner, Dogfish Organic Ales, wine director Kristin Young came out with guns a’blazin’ against this year’s contender, Pike Brewing Co. (more…)
Ring in the summer with a gastronomical weekend getaway.
So far, June has been pleasantly warm — so let’s not waste the precious few weekends of sunshine. Here are a few oeniphile-oriented events slated for later this month, both near to and far from the city lights. (more…)
Seattleite’s Wine Aficionado introduces her new food & wine pairing column. (more…)