THIS EVENT HAS ALREADY HAPPENED. With 25 Washington wineries featuring their new “exotic” varietals, such as Mourvedre, Cinsault, Malbec, Sangiovese, Petit Verdot, Tempranillo, Cabernet Franc, Roussanne, Viognier and Albarino as well as some interesting blends, guest will be treated to the ever growing array of unique wines from around the State. Teatro Zinzanni artists will be on hand to mingle and entertain guests to a few random “exotic” performances from their current show, “Dinner at Waton’s”. Some culinary treats will also be provided from the TZ Kitchen. This festival of the exotic will be the perfect way to celebrate the last day of Winter in Seattle! Proceeds benefit ZICA- ZinZanni Institute for Circus Arts.
Now that Prohibition in Washington has ended, rejoice at a special event celebrating some of the newest libations in the Northwest! Discover the new hot wineries, distilleries and breweries currently hitting the scene in bars, restaurants and spirits shops all over the city. Meet the makers and taste their wares in the fun speakeasy of the Teatro ZinZanni tent!
• 8 tastes from 25 of Washington newest producers of beer, wine and spirits (additional tastes available for purchase)
• Complimentary nibbles by the Teatro ZinZanni kitchen
• Special performances from Teatro ZinZanni’s latest show “Gangsters of Love”
• On-site Wine Store to purchase some of your favorite bottles to go
Participating This Year:
Almquist Family Cellars
Cedar River Cellars
Fremont Brewing Co
Fremont Mischief Distillery
Odin Brewing Co
Project V Distillery
Purple Star & Native Sun
Silver Bell Winery
Sky River Meadery
Sound Spirits Distillery
Dress for the event, or come and enjoy the spectacle of it all! No Bootlegging here –it’s all legit cause Prohibition is finally over!!!
Proceeds to benefit ZICA (ZinZanni Institute for Circus Arts) dedicated to the preservation, development and enhancement of ancient and contemporary circus arts.
“TASTE OF THE HOLIDAYS” 10:00-8:00 (*Wine Tasting from 5:00-8:00) 2012 Country Village: 23732 Bothell-Everett Hwy, Bothell, WA
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At Country Village, meandering paths lead you through a whimsical world of trains, duckponds, art, one of a kind toys, gifts, restaurants, antiques, and more!
Finish the day with a wine tasting featuring approximately 20 Washington wineries, each one located in a different shop throughout the village. Proceeds benefit the Northshore Performing Arts Foundation. Tickets are required for the wine tasting and can be purchased the day of, at the check-in booth, for $25. Each ticket includes 10 tastings. This is a “BYOG” (Bring your own glass) event. Must be 21 years of age for the wine tasting. ID required at the check-in tent when picking up your tickets.
Signed bottles of wine will be for sale and available on site. What a wonderful holiday gift! You’ll love this wine walk as you wander through the festive shops, thousands of lights, and whimsical lit displays featuring our marching ducks, fiddling pig, forty foot serpent and lots more!
Wine Walk Tickets are $20/ticket pre-sale and $25/ticket at the door, which includes 10 tastings (Pleas note, this is a “BYOG” Event- Bring your own glass). Proceeds benefit the Northshore Performing Arts Center Foundation. Purchase Wine Walk tickets online at www.npacf.org.
Sunset Supper at the Market celebrates Northwest cuisine and local libations (wineries, breweries, and for the first time this year – local distilleries!) in the unique setting of the country’s oldest continuously operating farmers’ market. Sip and sample delicious food and beverages, chat with chefs, mingle with your friends, take a chance on the raffle, and dance under the stars to live music performed by 4 More! Check out the list of participating vendors and more info at:http://www.pikeplacemarketfoundation.org/sunset-supper/
TICKETS: All ticket levels include unlimited food and beverages while supplies last.
General ($100) – all the fun, seating not included
Reserved ($140) – all the fun plus guaranteed outdoor seating
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Thursday, June 28, 6-9pm, 2012
Woodland Park Zoo
Guests Uncorked some of the Northwest’s finest boutique wines at the first of 2 Woodland Park Zoo’s Tasting Flight after-hours, adults-only wine event this summer. The event was held on the zoo’s picturesque North Meadow where 30 wineries poured their latest releases and attendees create their own flight of tastings.
Additional tastings, full bottles to joy on site or take home, and concessions from Lancer Catering were also available for purchase at the event. The evening included live music by Coco Loco, “Get Real Close” animal encounters, and an opportunity to take in the zoo’s award-winning Northern Trail and Humboldt penguin exhibits.
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Wed, June 13th, 2012
6pm – 9pm
6049 Seaview Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107
What could be more summer than sipping tasty rose’ and white wines on the beautiful deck of at Ray’s Boathouse watching the sun set over the Olympic Mountains across Puget Sound? Be part of this Seattle summer tradition by joining us at the 10th Annual Rose’ Revival and Cool Whites Wine Event on June 13th, 6-9pm!
Convergence Zone Cellars
Eight Bells Winery
Gecko Wine Co./Micheal Florentino Cellars
Ginkgo Forest Winery
Jones of WA
Martinez & Martinez Winery
Masquerade Wine Company
NHV -Naches Heights Vineyard
Ott & Murphy Wines/Swede Hill
Robert Ramsay Cellars
Stemilt Creek Winery
Tempest Sol Winery
Thomas O’Neil Cellars
Two Mountain Winery
Wind Rose Cellars
This event features only dry Rose’ and interesting white wines…and no reds! Attendees will meet a variety of Northwest winemakers and taste their dry Rosé made in very small lots from Sangiovese, Syrah, Cab Franc, Tempranillo, Grenache, Pinot Noir! The event will also feature a wide array of delicious whites for summer, including varietals such as Prosecco, Pinot Gris, Viognier, Albarino, Gruner, & Pinot Blanc! Ray’s will provide some tasty treats to accompany.
Proceeds from this event go to support Ryther Child Center. Nationally accredited, Ryther Child Center provides comprehensive behavioral health care to children and their families struggling with issues of child abuse and neglect, mental illness and chemical dependency. Learn more about Ryther by visiting www.ryther.org .
Tickets are $35 and are available at www.rytherleague.org.
It’s baaaack! New varietals may be popping up all over the State but this event proves that Syrahs are still yummy and loved with their bold spices, rich fruit and silky texture! A vast array of Northwest boutique wineries invite you to come taste the magic creations they have made with Syrah grapes at one of the world’s hottest view restaurants—Salty’s on Alki Beach.
Salty’s Chef Jeremy will be whipping up an array of tasty appetizers designed to showcase Syrah’s outstanding affinity for food. Produced by Sommelier David LeClaire, of Seattle Uncorked and Wine World, and Salty’s Sommelier Tim O’Brien, this very popular eleventh annual event always sells out. Almost 40 Northwest wineries will be featured and their Syrahs and Syrah Blends will be judged by a prestigeous panel of judges from the wine community.