For nearly 10 years Anelare has kept production between below 1,000 cases and focused on big reds, but they’ve recently launched a new, lower-price brand called Zio. Much of the Zio production will be sold via a new partnership with Yoke’s Fresh Market — a small grocery chain based in Spokane. Their first release is a 2010 blend of Roussanne and Viognier, and the brand — an Italian word for “uncle” — is a tribute to family. One of their uncles is Earl Smart, a Tri-City wine professional who often pours at the Anelare tasting room. His signature beret has been incorporated […]
Ready for a fun wine tasting time in Spokane? Looking to stock up on wine for Thanksgiving, Christmas and other holiday adventures? The Spokane Winery Association’s 24th annual Holiday Wine Festival is November 22-24 from Noon-5pm. With 22 wineries participating at 17 tasting rooms, you can taste close to 100 wines during your three day adventure. NEW this year is the newly opened tasting room shared by Emvy and Bridge Press at 39 W. Pacific and VduV at 12 S. Scott. Also, keep in mind that Townshend Cellar has recently moved their tasting room to a new location on Green […]
Nectar Tasting Room in downtown Spokane Washington (120 N. Stevens) is pleased to announce a partnership with Just a Couple of Mom’s Catering to install a commercial kitchen. With the addition of a kitchen, Nectar will be adding a made to order menu of appetizers and potential dinner options. “We have known that we needed to expand our food options for our customer base and for our event business. This opportunity to work with Just a Couple of Mom’s will continue to make Nectar a hot spot for Washington wine,” says owner Josh Wade. “We can’t wait to build and […]
We are bringing you a night of wine and comedy at Nectar Tasting Room on Saturday, October 12. The fine, fabulous and funny folks at the Lilac City Improv Troop will entertain you and we will provide the wine. I hear the more you drink the funnier they get. Tickets are $20 and include your first glass of wine. Sign up now. Seating is very limited.
Supposedly you aren’t supposed to wear white after Labor Day. My thought is that you aren’t supposed to drink white after Labor Day either. The Nectar Red Party is the event of the fall featuring RED wine, RED fashion and RED decor. Saturday, September 28, join us for the fun fall fashion and wine event and the place to see and be seen. TRAKS DJ SERVICE will be laying down the beats. Your $20 fee covers your first glass of wine and passed appetizers. The party starts at 9pm and goes to 1am. Bring a group of friends and dance […]