It’s beginning to warm-up a little in parts of the Northwest, so let’s chill some delicious Pinot Gris! We have a couple of them on the show tonight, as well as a shout-out to the Northwest’s favorite quarterback. Leave it to Marina to keep the football season alive in April. Hey Marina, why don’t you ask your buddy Russell Wilson to come drink wine with us? The wine was delicious, and so were this episode’s Twitter hash tags:
#PinotGris #DangeRuss #WinePolitics #wine –— 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.———–2013 Pinot Gris – Erath Winery, Dundee OR
2.———-2013 Acrobat Pinot Gris – King Estate Winery, Eugene OR
Host Brian Calvert (Twitter @BrianCalvert), who is heard on KOMO Newsradio and seen on KOMO News, enlists his friends in Northwest media and wine-making circles 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) President of Woodinville Wine Country
Elisa Jaffe (Twitter @ElisaJaffe) seen on KOMO 4 News
Jay Campbell (Twitter @DeLilleCellars) of DeLille Cellars
FILMING LOCATION: We’re filming this week in the gorgeous DeLille Chateau in beautiful Woodinville Wine Country. DeLille Cellars has a tasting room in the Hollywood District, and special thanks to Greg, Jay, and Russell for being terrific hosts this evening!
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, May 7th.
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