January 29, 2014 in Food

Fresh Sheet: Latah Creek Wine Cellars hosting vintner dinner

By The Spokesman-Review
 

Ellena Conway
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Latah Creek Wine Cellars is hosting its first Dinner with the Winemakers.

The meal, catered by Ambrosia Bistro and Wine Bar using recipes from Latah Creek owner and cookbook author Ellena Conway, takes place Friday in the winery’s warehouse and tank room.

Cocktails will be served at 5:30 p.m. Seating is at 6 p.m.

Dinner is $75 per person. Wine club members pay $60.

Order tickets online at www.latahcreek.com. For more information, call (509) 926-0164 or email info@ latahcreek.com.

The winery is at 13030 E. Indiana Ave., in Spokane Valley.

Valentine’s Day dinner

Tickets are on sale for the Valentine’s Day wine-tasting dinner sponsored by the Connoisseur’s Club at the Lincoln Center.

The five-course dinner, created by executive chef Steve Jenson, features wines from Three Rivers Winery in Walla Walla. The event runs from 6 to 10 p.m. Feb. 14. The $55 ticket price includes tax.

For tickets or more information, call (509) 327-8000, or visit thelincolncenter spokane.com.

Nodland Cellars scores with Wine Enthusiast

The magazine awarded the Spokane Valley winery 91 points for its 2009 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, 91 points for its 2009 Private Blend, 90 points and “Editor’s Choice” recommendation for its 2009 Avant-garde Carmenere, 90 points and “Best Buy” recommendation for its 2009 Bad Attitude red blend and 90 points for its 2012 Bebop Dry Riesling.

The ratings are slated to appear in the March issue.

Meanwhile, just in time for Valentine’s Day, Nodland Cellars is offering a Groupon deal for $20 for a wine and chocolate tasting and winery tour for two or $40 for four, which is half off. The offer expires Feb. 19.

For more information, visit www.nodland cellars.com, or call (509) 927-7770.

The tasting room is at 11616 E. Montgomery Drive, Suite 70, in Spokane Valley.


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