On the Wine Front
Willow Crest Wine Estates
590 Merlot Drive, Prosser
May 12th Mother's Day We will have a brunch-style menu on the patio with yummy sangria by the glass. We will also have a special treat just for moms. Each lovely lady gets to pick a flower with a surprise discount which can be from 10-50% off all wine purchases! Call for more Information-Reservations 509-786-7999
May 25 Wine Club Pick-up Social 4-5, Patio Events 5-7 Our First wine club release of 2013 will kick off with our Patio Party: Wine Club members are invited to arrive for an exclusive social hour from 4-5 and join us for our dinner on the patio from 5-7. Members picking up their wine club shipment will receive free entry for themselves and guests to both the social and dinner.Dinner is open to the public
June 16th 12-4pm Father's Day BBQ
Calling all Dads, Granddads, Step-dads, or just Daddy-o's! Come on down to Willow Crest and let US run the BBQ! Custom gourmet burgers (you pick the toppings!) baked beans, potato salad, and chips for $10/plate. Dad's receive a free glass of wine with meal purchase and a 15% discount all day!
Airfield Estates Winery
560 Merlot Drive, Prosser
MOTHER'S DAY WINE TASTING
Saturday-Sunday, May 11-12
TIME: 10am-6pm in Prosser & 11am-6pm in Woodinville
LOCATION: Airfield Estates Prosser & Woodinville Tasting Rooms
Join us for a special Mother's Day Wine Tasting! We'll be featuring some of our favorite Spring wines and offering complimentary wine tasting to all mothers. Plus, moms receive a free rose with the purchase of 4 bottles or more.
Father's Day Tasting (Prosser & Woodinville)
Saturday, June 15th - Sunday, June 16th During Father's Day weekend, dads receive complimentary wine tasting! We will also be featuring our favorite summer barbeque wines. Take home a free Airfield golf ball with a purchase of 4 bottles or more (while supplies last).
Mercer Estates Winery
3100 Lee Road, Prosser
Open Wed-Sun 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
May 4-Something Every Saturday-Everything about Chardonnay! Experience the chardonnay aroma in Mercer Estates "Sensory Room" and enjoy three different Mercer Chardonnay wines.
May 11- Something Every Saturday-Celebrate Wonderful Whites! Enjoy a relaxed, seated tasting of Mercer's highly acclaimed white wines. Treat your Mother and yourself.
May 18- Something Every Saturday- Explore the world of wine in our sensory room! Enhance your senses and learn about varietal characteristic aromas, then test your palate with a tasting flight of Mercer Estate wines.
May 25-Something Every Saturday-Sauvignon Blanc & Country Music- A day dedicated to a couple of our favorite things
June 1-Something Every Saturday-Break in the Patio! Enjoy the beautiful view of the Horse Heaven Hills, as we break in the patio today! Set among the walking paths, the lovely landscaping and Pinot Gris vineyard- we welcome summer and sippin' wine on the patio!
2890 Lee Road, Prosser
Mothers's Day Brunch
Sunday May 12th 11-2 pm
Tickets $50 wine club
RSVP (509) 786-2675
Alexandria Nicole Cellars
2800 Lee Road, Suite D Prosser
Cuatro de Mayo May 4, 2013
Prosser Tasting Room www.alexandrianicolecellars.com Cost 25.00
Cinco De Mayo falls on a Sunday this year so we are celebrating a day early! Start the evening with a glass of wine and a whack at the piñata! Chef Magana is going whole hog on this one! He's roasting a whole pig for a Grande taco bar with all the goodies, tortillas, chips, guacamole, a trio of queso dips, and of course salsas! Speaking of salsa, Dana and Christian Camarena of Salsa con Rumba Dance will treat us to a sizzling salsa performance, muy caliente! Then we all get a turn with a lesson and dance the night away. Vamos A Bailar! Tickets are $25.00 Per person. * Space is limited so purchase your tickets today!
Yakima Valley Community College
Vineyard & Winery Technology
500 W. Main Street
Grandview, WA 98930
May 14th, Enartis Vinquiry finishing tannins seminar, 2:00P
May 17th at Yakima Valley Vintners Tasting room, Trivia Night, 6:30P open registration, play starts at 7:00P
May 18th, Grape to Glass Gala Winemakers Dinner and Scholarship Fundraiser, social starts at 6:00P www.yakimavalleyvintners.com
The annual Grape to Glass Gala will include a Winemaker's Dinner paired with Yakima Valley Vintners' wines, a silent auction, music and dancing.
Proceeds will benefit student scholarships for the Vineyard & Winery Technology Program.
The Gala is also a way to celebrate the success of graduates from the program who are working in the grape and wine industry. This year we will feature two vineyard technology graduates. The wines they are involved with will be paired with the appetizers. Join us to celebrate their success as we showcase the work they are doing with local employers.
Purchase Tickets by May 10, 2013.
509.882.7069 * email@example.com
May 31st, ETS Seminar on Phenolics and Natural Fermentation, 10:00A
For more information contact Trent Ball at 509-882-7007 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Featured Wineries and Breweries
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Airfield Estates Alexandria Nicole Cellars Apex Cellars
Coyote Canyon Winery Cowan Vineyards Desert Wind Winery
Gamache Vintners Heavens Cave Hogue Cellars
Kestrel Vintners Martinez & Martinez Winery Mercer Estates
Milbrandt Vineyards Thurston Wolfe Winery Willow Crest Winery
Wine O' Clock Wine Bar & Bistro Yakima River Winery
Vineheart Winery Pontin del Roza
These are just a few of the wineries we hope you will visit while you are here this coming year!!
For the beer drinkers who might be coming along too, we have something for you too!!