We are excited to share that 3 of the Nectar Tasting Room wineries performed very well at the recent Savor Northwest Wine Competition. The Savor NW Wine Awards were launched in 2012, and the competition is organized by Gary Hayes and Pelican Productions, which stages the Savor Cannon Beach Wine & Culinary Festival and publishes Coast Explorer Magazine, Cannon Beach Magazine and the Seaside Visitor Guide. Wines are reviewed BLIND, meaning that the panel of judges only knows the grape variety being tested. Each group of 4 judges evaluates the wine on quality and varietal correctness. Wines receive scores of […]
Ready for a fun February? They say love is all you need but I’m not really sure I could go without wine though. This is your post for all the events, activities, music, and city wide wine fun. February 2 – Go Seahawks Nectar is hosting a watch party for Super Bowl 48 to cheer on the Seattle Seahawks. Doors open at 2pm. We will have special themed Food Flights, wine and will play a fun game of Super Bowl Commercial BINGO. The game will be shown on the big screen AND via projector. RSVP here so we can get […]
Nectar Tasting Room in Spokane and Just a Couple of Mom’s Catering are excited to debut their unique selection of FOOD FLIGHTS! Starting First Friday, December 6, customers can now order a fresh selection of food, dessert and the classic Nectar plates Thursday – Saturday 5-9pm. What is a food flight? The creative concept is a themed offering of three culinary creations that will have your mouth watering. “The food flight concept is very unique to Spokane. We think our customers are going to be very excited about the new addition to Nectar,” says owner Josh Wade. “This is an […]
Christmas is right around the corner and you may be looking for the perfect gift for the wine lover in your life. We have located four fabulous gift ideas just for you. Some are whimsical, others are fun, and some are just plain practical. Check them out and buy one or all and watch the wine lover light up on Christmas morning. Don’t forget, you can also buy most of the Nectar Tasting Room wines online and have them shipped directly to you (shipping is limited to select states).
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 […]