The Cabernet Classic in Seattle: Wednesday, October 28

By John ~ October 23rd, 2009.

Cabernet ClassicSeattle Uncorked is hosting The Cabernet Classic next Wednesday, October 28 from 6:30pm to 9pm at the Shilshole Bay Beach Club, 6413 Seaview Ave NW in Seattle (next to Ray’s Boathouse for those of you familiar with the area).

Kori and I are going to be there, and we hope that you will join us. It should be a great event for a good cause, and hopefully, we’ll get to taste some of the great new 2007’s that have just been released.

The Cabernet Classic is a fundraiser for CoCA, the Center on Contemporary Art, which will be showing paintings by Haris Purnomo of Jakarta, Indonesia. As you might expect, The Cabernet Classic will feature Cabernets (both Cabs and Cab-based blends) from thirty-four wineries, most of them from Washington State. I’m excited because it will be an opportunity to taste wines from some promising newcomers as well as some great veterans of the Washington wine scene. If you like Cabernet, you won’t want to miss this event.

Tickets are still available and may be purchased online from CoCA.

Participating Wineries, according to Seattle Uncorked:

Big Smooth/Big Daddy
Bonterra Vineyards
Brian Carter Cellars
Cedergreen Cellars
Chatter Creek Winery
DiStefano Winery
Eaton Hill
Edmonds Winery
Forgeron Cellars
Gamache Vintners
Gilbert Cellars
Hestia Cellars
Jones of Washington
Kestrel Vintners
Lowden Hills
Milbrandt Vineyards
Nota Bene Cellars
Otis Kenyon Wine
Palouse Winery
Patterson Cellars
Silver Lake Winery
Skylight Cellars
Smasne Cellars
Tasawik Vineyards
Tefft Cellars
Vin du Lac
Watermill Winery
Whitman Cellars
Willis Hall
Wilridge Winery
Windy Point

Looking forward to seeing you next Wednesday.


Filed under: American Wine, Cabernet Sauvignon, Red Wine, Washington State Wine, Wine Activities/Events

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