Under one roof, you can sample a selection of wines from around 40 of the Walla Walla Valley’s finest wineries. Mingle with principals and winemakers who will pour for you and answer your questions, while sharing their insights on the vintage and their current releases. Experience the commitment and passion that gives the renowned wine region of the Walla Walla Valley its energy and personality. This opportunity will enhance your understanding of the wines produced in this inviting corner of Washington State. It is an experience that will leave you wanting to visit our town and see the inner workings of a very special wine community.
March is Taste Washington Wine Month and we are delighted to invite you all to an intimate Winemaker Dinner in celebration! Hosted at our beautiful winery and featuring homemade Italian favorites, it is sure to warm up the tail-end of winter.
Not only will you get to enjoy some of your favorite Walla Walla Vintners wines, you will get advance access to taste and purchase our first-ever Rosé of Sangiovese. With only 100 cases available, it is sure to sell out fast!
Wine club members can purchase up to two tickets at $125 per ticket. Additional tickets are $145 per person. Special 20% discount on all wine purchases made that night.
2018 Rosé of Sangiovese
Cured Meats, Italian Cheeses
Roasted Tomato Soup
Touch of Cream, Basil
Tagliatelle al Ragù
Hand-made Pasta, Bolognese
Saltimbocca Alla Romana
Veal, Prosciutto, Sage
The Savor Cannon Beach Wine & Culinary Festival offers a series of six unique wine tasting experiences March 7-10, 2019, including the opportunity to taste some of the top award-winning wines from recent wine competitions paired with chef-designed appetizers. The Wine Walk on Saturday features over 40 Northwest wineries pouring tastings at Cannon Beach art galleries, restaurants and retail shops, all within easy walking distance in this compact beach community. In addition to ticketed festival events, the towns restaurants, galleries and shops feature a weekend full of tastings, special dinners and other events.
Under one roof, you can sample a selection of wines from 40 of the Valley’s wineries. Mingle with principals and winemakers who will pour for you and answer your questions, while sharing their insights on the vintage and their current releases. Experience the commitment and passion that gives the renowned wine region of the Walla Walla Valley its energy and personality. This opportunity will enhance your understanding of the wines produced in this inviting corner of Washington State. It is an experience that will leave you wanting to visit our town and see the inner workings of a very special wine community.
Morso Wine Bar is located on the waterfront at the Head of the Bay in Gig Harbor, offering remarkable wines, food, music and art. Meet winemaker Derrek Vipond while he tastes you through a selection of our wines.
Join our assistant winemaker at this much loved Bellingham wine shop for a tasting of our wines from 2pm to 4pm.
Join winemaker Derrek Vipond for a marvelously paired winemaker dinner at this Port Angeles institution. With a focus on classic and time-honored Italian preparations coupled with locally sourced ingredients make their food a perfect match for our wines.
Time, pricing and menu still TBD.
Each spring, thousands of wine- and food-lovers gather in Seattle for Taste Washington, the nation’s largest single-region wine and food event. Taste Washington brings together over 235 wineries, 65 restaurants and 60 culinary exhibitors from across the region for the ultimate four day experience. The result of a continued partnership between Visit Seattle and Washington State Wine, Taste Washington will be held March 2019. Mark your calendar for this year’s lineup featuring the Red & White Party, Taste Washington on the Farm, The New Vintage, Seminars, the Grand Tasting, and more to come.
Years ago, Cayuse Vineyards began releasing their wines on their own weekend, and many people came to Walla Walla just for that event. Other wineries soon caught on and many wine and food events now fill the entire weekend, with wineries offering their own new releases. Cayuse Release Weekend has become the unofficial start of the wine tasting season in the Valley.
The Coeur D'Alene Wine & Food Fest is back for a second year of delicious eats and exquisite wines from the best of Walla Walla Winemakers & Pacific Northwest Wineries. Join us for three days of wine tasting seminars, intimate luncheons with hand-selected wine pairings, unforgettable award-winning chef dinners and more! Tickets are available for individual events or as package deals.
Walla Walla Vintners will be participating and pouring at the following events:
Taste at Twilight Reception
-Friday, April 12th, 2019
-150 tickets available
Doubleback Wine Dinner
-Friday, April 12th, 2019
-40 tickets available
Perfect Pairings Wine Class 4 (Cadaretta, Walla Walla Vintners, Reininger)
-Saturday, April 13th, 2019
-75 tickets available
Lakeside Dinner Experience
-Saturday, April 13th, 2019
-6:30PM-7:00PM (Cruise to Event Center), 7:15PM-10:30PM (Social, Dinner Entertainment)
-125 tickets available
Grand Tasting Event
-Sunday, April 14th, 2019
-300 tickets available
Enjoy a brief video that highlights the Food & Wine Festival 2018's memorable moments!
During Spring Release Weekend visitors can be among the first to enjoy newly released wines, many of which can only be found by visiting the wineries and tasting rooms themselves. It’s a fantastic opportunity to talk directly with Walla Walla Valley winemakers about the new vintage, and gain insight into the creative winemaking process. In addition to sampling and purchasing newly released wines, many wineries will offer special activities such as winemaker dinners, live music, and much more.
As always, our guests can expect to be among the first to taste the latest vintage of our Dolcetto, Sangiovese, and Cabernet Franc.
Immerse yourself in social and educational wine festivities with Walla Walla Valley wineries, guest winemakers from the world's leading wine regions and esteemed speakers for the 7th annual Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine. Participate in rare vintage tastings, reserve a seat at intimate winemaker dinners and compare and share the differences of the Walla Walla Valley with other leading wine regions around the world during wine panel presentations.
EVENT SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE
Thursday, June 13, 2019
-World of Cabernet Sauvignon Kick-Off Event | 2:30-4:00 PM at Gesa Power House Theatre
-Vintage Pour | 4:30 - 6:30 PM at Tranche Estate
Friday, June 14, 2019
-Wine Panel Presentations and Tastings | 1:00-3:00 PM at Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center
-Cabernet Sauvignon Grand Tasting | 4:30-6:30 PM at Waterbrook Winery
Saturday, June 15, 2019
-Collaborative Winemaker Dinner Series | 6:00-9:00 PM (locations & tickets TBA)
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