Spokane Cork District and Alaska Airlines Announce Wine Partnership

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I’ve been writing about Spokane wineries for 5 years now. Having interviewed and tasted at nearly every production facility and tasting room, I believe that Spokane has long been a wine tasting destination. It is exciting to see that Alaska Airlines agrees. The newly formed Spokane Cork District, consisting of Spokane wineries and tasting rooms has recently announced a partnership with Alaska Airlines giving Spokane bound travelers unprecedented access to some great wine by allowing travelers to taste free. The Cork District is focused in the urban core of Downtown Spokane and features fifteen award-winning wineries within walking distance of […]

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Sonic Decanter “Wows” with Great Results in Wine Tasting

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Imagine being able to take an ordinary bottle of wine and make it better! Seems too good to be true, huh? A big part of my early years of blogging was finding value wines that I could add to my “under $10 team.” Often times this can be a crap shoot. How many times have you opened a bottle of “value” wine to be disappointed with sour fruit and unbalanced flavors. The other day I had the privilege of participating in a demo of the Sonic Decanter. While I’m not exactly sure how all the science behind the product works, […]

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Nectar to Open Craft Wine and Beer Shop in Kendall Yards

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nectar to Open Craft Wine and Beer Shop in Kendall Yards Josh Wade, owner of Nectar Tasting Room is opening  craft wine and beer shop in Kendall Yards. Nectar Craft Wine and Beer will carry wine from around the world, specialty and local beer for retail sales and will have a great space to enjoy glass or pint while enjoying the small plates menu overlooking downtown Spokane. “Kendall Yards is the perfect location for specialty wine and beer shop. The community is booming and the vision of Greenstone Homes for the area really excites me,” says Josh. […]

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Personalize it With a Custom Wine Label

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Custom labels are a great way to personalize your event, say thank you and even raise a little extra money for your non-profit organization. Our partnership with Northwest Cellars gives us the ability to create any custom label you want with quantities as little as 1 bottle. Pricing ranges from $16-$24 for various white wines and $18-$42 per bottle for various red wines. Raising money for a non-profit event? Give us a call to discuss discount pricing and how you can make money on each bottle you sell! LABEL OPTIONS You provide your own label artwork and we do the […]

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Quick Trip to Walla Walla Recap

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Walla Walla is an awesome wine experience. The town is a quaint sexy little town that oozes charm and you can either experience the downtown walking wine tasting scene or if you prefer you can explore the vineyards and grand tasting rooms around town. People assume since I am in the wine business that I get out and go wine tasting all the time. Actually it is quite the opposite. This was my first visit to Walla Walla since before Nectar Tasting Room opened in 2010. My last visit I had the opportunity to taste quite a bit and tour […]

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