Enjoyed at a party, on holiday by the beach or with a loved one over dinner, wine is one of life’s little luxuries. From a rich and fruity Merlot to a light and refreshing Chardonnay, there is always the perfect wine for any occasion and any taste.
If you adore wine like me then you are sure to enjoy perusing the wine list when you’re at your favorite restaurant, whether it’s the 100 Hoxton Restaurant which is famed for its healthy Asian-fusion food or it is your favourite Italian diner. If you’re visiting Seattle then here are three excellent wine tasting experiences not to be missed.
Woodinville Wine Country
Located minutes away from downtown Bothell, Woodville Wine Country is a wine-lovers paradise. Surrounded by the stunning Sammamish River Valley, Woodinville Wine Country boasts more than 90 wineries You can enjoy scenic countryside walks before popping into one of the tasting rooms. Each tasting room signifies a different region of Washington. You can meander through the historic grounds of Chateau Ste. Michelle or walk through quaint and quiet boutique wineries. A variety of wine tasting experiences awaits you. Sip & Stay packages are also on offer from $60 per night.
Wining and dining
For the ultimate and luxurious wining and dining experience visit Butler Wine Tours and Purple Café and Wine Bar. Allow Stuart Butlerto to show you around some of the Woodinville Wine Country’s finest wineries before visiting the Purple Café for dinner.
The Warehouse Wineries
These wineries may not be set in beautiful countryside but do not be fooled by the industrial park setting as it is home to more than 40 top wineries. An interesting wine walk at the warehouse district is hosted once a month, each walk with a different theme. Past themes have included the likes of chocolate pairing and dog walks.