One can easily argue the eggnog before the show was likely spiked! The stars and their humor aligned on tonight’s first episode of the holiday season as we enjoyed two bottles of delicious Merlot. In just 8 minutes we went from coffee to never forgetting “our first” to the naming of our new rock band. Oh yeah we were drinking good wine the whole time! Hope you have as much fun watching as we did making this episode for you. The wine was delicious, and so were this episode’s Twitter hash tags:
#Merlot #CoffeeExperience #YouNeverForgetYourFirst #TickledNostril –— Use these as you Tweet about @NWWineNight
WINE FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE: To make it easier for you to follow along and make a few notes, we’re going to tell you something the panelists NEVER know until they pick their favorites…the names of the wines, and which is number one, and which is number two…
1.———–2011 Merlot – Slide Ridge Estate, Manson WA
2.———-2010 Merlot – Otis Kenyon, Walla Walla WA & Woodinville Tasting Room
PANELISTS: Host Brian Calvert, who can be heard on KOMO Newsradio and seen on KOMO 4 News, enlists his friends in Northwest media to be on each panel. At the table this week:
Marina Rockinger (Twitter @MarinaRockinger) heard on Star 101.5fm in Seattle
Sandra Lee (Twitter @WoodinvilleWine) Madame President of Woodinville Wine Country
Corwin Haeck (Twitter @Corwin_Haeck) reporter, KOMO Newsradio
Denise Whitaker (Twitter @DeniseOnKOMO) morning reporter for KOMO 4 News
FILMING LOCATION: We’re once again filming in beautiful Woodinville Wine Country. For this episode, we’re at Barrage Cellars in the heart of the Warehouse District. Special thanks to Kevin and crew who were great hosts. Go try their wine next time you’re in Woodinville!
THANKS FOR WATCHING! Be sure to share this episode with your other wine-drinking friends. We release new episodes EVERY Thursday during the course of our season. And keep in mind if you’d like to be introduced to the great liquor and beer being made in the Northwest, we have siblings for that! Be sure to check out both Northwest Beer Night and Northwest Liquor Night.
The next new episode of Northwest Wine Night: The Internet Show will premiere right here on the website, Thursday, December 11th.
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