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Apr 19 2021

All Things Avennia: Marty Taucher Interview

What is it like to transition from the tech world into wine? How are lasting and meaningful relationships cultivated with customers? With growers? What lessons have been learned along the way that have contributed to Avennia's success? This guy should know… (Plus bonus Library wine tasting, and 10th Anniversary vintage announcement)

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Apr 12 2021

All Things Avennia: Sparkling Wine

Champagne, Prosecco, Cava, Franciacorta, Sekt, Crémant d’Alsace, Moscato d’Asti, Cap Classique, Blanquette de Limoux, Bugey-Cerdon… What do they have in common? Bubbles…

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Apr 5 2021

All Things Avennia: Wine Fraud and Sour Grapes

A short history of wine fraud, and a review/discussion on the documentary Sour Grapes (available to rent on Prime and Apple TV).

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Apr 1 2021

All Things Avennia: WA Wine and Music Pairings with Chris Peterson

For the last year, we’ve included a musical/album pairing with all of our new releases--a fun way to think of pairing wines with something other than food! For this session, we paired all of our current wines with musicians/bands from Washington State.

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Mar 25 2021

All Things Avennia: Yakima Valley AVA

First in a series of the many American Viticultural Areas for wine growing in Washington. We thought the best place to start was with the first AVA in WA- Yakima Valley.

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Mar 15 2021

All Things Avennia: Washington Wine Pioneers

Session Eight: March 11, 4:30 PM (PST) A survey of the original pioneers of the wine industry in Washington State, as well as current pioneers, pushing the boundaries in 2021!

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Mar 12 2021

All Things Avennia Upcoming Topics

Check out what's coming in the next couple of months, and join Eli on Thursdays at 4:30PM (PDT).

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Mar 8 2021

All Things Avennia: Library Tasting of '13 Sestina & '13 Valery

Session Seven: March 4, 4:30 PM (PST) In celebration of our upcoming release, we look back at these wines released 5 years ago. If you have these in your cellar, pop one open and we’ll celebrate together. Don’t have these specific wines? Grab any wine over 7 years old and we’ll talk about how wines change over time.

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Mar 1 2021

All Things Avennia: Wine Bottles

Session Six: February 25, 4:30 PM (PST) The history and science behind glass bottles used to store wine. We’ll also cover proper storage and handling while serving.

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Feb 22 2021

All Things Avennia: New Varietals Support Group

Session Five: February 18, 4:30 PM (PST) Never tried Roussanne before? Always wondered what Nebbiolo is all about? What grape/blends have you never tried before? Open one up (I’ll do the same) and we’ll talk about these grapes in real time!

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Feb 14 2021

All Things Avennia

A weekly virtual experience, all things wine.

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Jan 11 2021

Taste at Home

Bringing the tasting room experience to your home...

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Mar 26 2020

Who is Frank?

2017 Frank the Tank - for a limited time!

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Dec 5 2019

Jeb Dunnuck's Top 100 Red Wines of 2019

Respected wine critic Jeb Dunnuck has published his Top 100 Red Wines of 2019. Among only 4 Washington wineries, we're on it.

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Nov 26 2019

Thanksgiving 2019

A personal message from Marty Taucher, Avennia founder

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Oct 26 2019

Harvest Update

We've reached maximum capacity...

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Sep 27 2019

Red Willow Cabernet Sauvignon is back

A Special Wine Release

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Jul 9 2019

Introducing Lydian

A fresh, new take on Washington Wine

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