Vintage Spokane 2017 is Coming

Food and wine events are huge attractions. Vintage Spokane is our favorite! Nectar has been a part of Vintage Spokane for the last 6 years and enjoys bringing a greater awareness to regional wine and food. A big change for the event this year is that it has moved to The Davenport Grand Hotel, Spokane's [...]

By | July 7th, 2017|Events, Wine|0 Comments

Dunham Cellars is our July Featured Winery

Chances are if you've been to Walla Walla you've visited Dunham Cellars. For over 20 years Dunham has been producing award winning and highly acclaimed Washington wines. Dunham Cellars was founded in 1995 by Mike and Joanne Dunham, Mike's son Eric and partners David and Cheryll Blair. Their first vintage of Cabernet was declared by [...]

By | July 6th, 2017|Wine|0 Comments

Spring Release Weekend in Spokane With Mercer Estates

Every year on Mother's Day weekend the Spokane wineries, known as The Cork District, host Spring Release Weekend. Whether you are a wine lover or just like to explore something new, this is a fun weekend to get out and about enjoying the newest releases from Spokane wineries and tasting room. While Nectar is not [...]

By | May 12th, 2017|Wine|0 Comments

2016 Winery of the Year Mercer Estates is in Spokane

Ready to take a journey through the history of Washington wine? The Mercer family has been homesteading in the Horse Heaven Hills before Washington was a state. In 1972 Don and Linda Mercer became the founding grape growers in the Horse Heaven Hills. In fact their original Cabernet block is now the highly acclaimed Champoux [...]

By | April 25th, 2017|Wine|0 Comments

Welcome Lake Chelan’s Hard Row to Hoe to Spokane

Hard Row to Hoe is a family owned winery and vineyard in Lake Chelan Washington. I met owners Don (viticulture) and Judy (wine maker) Phelps at a wine tasting event and fell in love with their story, their approach to wine, and of course the innuendo associated (more to come on this). When I was [...]

By | February 22nd, 2017|Wine|0 Comments