Food Flight: The Madame Butterflight

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One of our best selling Food Flights is the Madame Butterflight. This fantastic creation is a combination of teriyaki seasoned Edamame, four chicken skewers with a succulent peanut sauce on a bed of slaw, and four pork wontons with an accompanying homemade plum sauce for dipping.   Try pairing this flight with the Anelare Nonna Viola, Hard Row to Hoe Petit Verdot, Northwest Cellars Syrah, Skylite Cellars Syrah or the Terra Blanca Block 8 Syrah. Can you tell that we think it pairs well with Syrah? Each food flight is designed to be shared but on their own, they can […]

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Anelare Winery Opens New Tasting Room

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Nectar Tasting Room participant Anelare Winery is pleased to announce the opening of their new tasting room and event facility in Benton City, WA. For about a year Anelare had no tasting room presence in their production region after moving out of a shared space with Canon del Sol. Winery partners Forrest and Kahryn Alexander bought a piece of property across from the Red Mountain region, sold their house in the Tri-Cities and began to pursue their vision of a permanent place to call home. Located on the Kiona hill overlooking Red Mountain vineyards and wineries, the existing barn on […]

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Spokane Wineries Score Big at Seattle Wine Awards

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The Seattle Wine Awards is considered by many to be Washington’s premier wine judging competition. Hundreds of wineries across the state submit thousands of wines to be reviewed by a panel of prestigious judges. Each wine is judged on a 20 point score and the top wines are awarded medals of Bronze, Silver, Gold and Double Gold. Double Gold wines represent the best of the best in the category. The 2014 Seattle Wine Award results are in and Spokane wineries and wine tasting rooms score big bringing home a total of 49 medals including 20 Double Gold. While not every […]

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Nectar Places In Inlander Best Of Poll

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Thank you, Spokane for selecting Nectar Tasting Room in The Inlander Best Of Poll in the category “Best Wine Bar.” This is our third consecutive year on the charts and we have moved up to #2. Each year, thousands of Inlander readers around Spokane vote for their favorites in dozens and dozens of categories ranging from Food, Nightlife, Celebrities, Events, and more. This is one of the publications most popular issues. We enjoy filling out our ballots and look forward to the results as well. It is fun to see some of our friends get the recognition they deserve. Best […]

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Nectar Wineries Win Medals

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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 […]

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