HOUSE WINE partners with Building Homes for Heroes

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$1 of every HOUSE RED case sold benefits this nonprofit Throughout 2013, one dollar of every HOUSE RED case sold fosters home-building for wounded or disabled U.S. service members returning from the Middle East. January 30, 2013-SEATTLE- Nationally distributed HOUSE WINE, a quality-value wine leader, has partnered up with the national nonprofit Building Homes for …

Syrah whose time has come!

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Washington Hills 2011 Syrah makes the cut Snooth.com – Gregory Dal Paz Syrah has been a perennial dark horse in the US market for much of the last two decades. It’s a grape that always seems to be on the verge of greatness, even exploding on the scene in the late 1990s under the Shiraz moniker …

Not Your Typical Box of Chocolates

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11 Great Chocolate Gifts Delish.com – Lauren Haslett Everyone loves chocolate, but come Valentine’s Day, the tried-and-true box of candy can seem a bit mundane. This year, spice up your love life and surprise your loved one with one of these out-of-the-box chocolaty gifts. If you think your sweetie would appreciate a more traditional approach …

Big Wine Bargains Can Still be Found in Washington

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Sagelands 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon lauded San Francisco Examiner – Pamela Busch Washington contains more cabernet sauvignon and merlot vines than any state besides California. And like California cabs, most Washington cabs are fruit-forward, but to a different degree. Eastern Washington gets very hot during the summer, but the evening temperatures dip. That gives the fruit …

These Northwest wineries make Cab far from drab

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Great Northwest Wine – Andy Perdue and Eric Degerman On the eve of Wine Press Northwest magazine’s peer-judging of more than 140 entries of Cabernet Sauvignon made in the Pacific Northwest, Great Northwest Wine takes a moment to look back at some of the best Cabs our panel has tasted during the second half of …