Fall Release 2013
Join us November 21, 22, and 23 from 2-7pm as we celebrate the release of 6 new student produced wines and our recent move to a new state of the art facility! The following wines will be released:
- 2012 Chardonnay
- 2012 White Merlot
- 2010 Petit Verdot
- 2011 Lemberger
- 2011 Mourvedre
- 2011 La Scuola (an Italian blend of Sangiovese, Barbera and Nebbiolo
Friday, November 22
Also happening in the evening from 5-7pm is a special Alumni Tasting featuring our former students who will be pouring wines from their own wineries alongside of our student produced wines.
The release is free and open to the public. Light hors d’oeuvres will also be served. Come check out the festivities!
As always our tastings are complimentary and open to the public! For more information please call (206) 934-7942 or (206) 934-6846.
When the vintages are ready, the student winemakers, college staff, and community members are invited for a complimentary taste of the results and to purchase the wines. Check the South Seattle Community College calendar for upcoming Wine Academy events.
Wine Shop Hours and Wine Tastings
Our wine shop is open daily from 11am-5pm (excluding holidays) for wine orders and purchasing. Not only does our shop feature our student produced wines, but also those made by the alumni of our program. All proceeds from wines sales benefit our students and our program.
Every Thursday and Friday from 1-4pm during the quarter (excluding holidays), the Northwest Wine Academy holds wine tasting in its new state of the art tasting room! Each week we sample our student produced wines along with occasional samplings of wines produced by our alumni. The tastings are complimentary and open to the public. Check out the South Seattle Community College calendar for specific tasting dates!
For more information about tastings or wine sales please call (206) 934-7942 or (206) 934-6846.
Gifts From the Earth Auction
This annual invitational event showcases the College’s Culinary, Wine Studies and Bachelor’s in Hospitality programs. Wines, which are donations from regional vintners, are served during the silent and live auctions, and are paired with menus prepared by celebrity chefs, presented and poured by students in the Wine studies program. Proceeds from the event directly benefit students.
The Northwest Wine Academy also hosts periodic special events and wine lectures, both those open to the public and private functions. If you are interested in holding your event at the Northwest Wine Academy, please call (206) 934-7942 or (206) 934-6846 for more information.