Showing posts from July, 2012

Mix it up!

Sip's new magazine article is hot off the press. Local mixologists revamp the cocktail in Spokane Coeur d'Alene Living magazine. If you aren't already a subscriber you can pick it up wherever magazine are sold. Oh except Safeway who doesn't carry local publications or Dry Fly. Seriously, what's up with that? The article features Paul Harrington (Clover), Crystal Bertholic (Bon Bon), Patrick Kasper (Luna), and Heatherann Franz (Wild Sage). Cheers to Cocktails making a comeback! I love a good comeback story. (Photos by Rick Singer Photography)

Hotel Vintage Park - A Sip Trip dream come true.

Sip Sip Hooray!  Hotel Vintage Park the perfect place for locapours (lovers of local wines) to stay while in Seattle. Nestled in downtown on 1st Avenue is this Four-Diamond hotel that celebrates Washington state's wine by dedicating each room to a local winery and vineyard. This is SIP TRIP dream come true; A hotel is drenched in Washington Wine. You don't have to book THE wine room. They're all wine rooms! There are 124 well-appointed guestrooms including the grand Chateau Ste. Michelle Suite, as well as, 55 King Premier rooms. The hotel brings the Washington wine experience to life for its guests with a complimentary evening wine hour, regular tastings and events with winemakers and appearances by noted writers and educators. The Hotel Vintage Park offers special wine-themed packages and also offers customized local and regional winery tours for groups and individual guests. The hotel is also home to Tulio Ristorante which serves rustic yet refined d

350 WINE writers unite in PDX

YES, we WINO writers have our own conference and YES, its once again SOLD-OUT! I am so looking forward to attending the 2012 Wine Bloggers conference along with 350 other writers that are obsessed with wine. Whatever will we talk about? The 2012 Wine Bloggers Conference will take place August 17-19 in Portland, Oregon. Wine bloggers, industry bloggers, and other wine and social media professionals will gather from throughout North America and beyond to meet, learn, share....and most importantly SIP. I know, DAMN my lot in life. Cheers! SIP XOXO