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Monday, Mar. 14, 2011

Chateau Ste. Michelle, Washington's flagship winery, is nearly as old as I am. That means I've had a lot of years to be able to taste wines from the Woodinville behemoth.

Monday, Dec. 06, 2010

The grape: Sauvignon Blanc

Wednesday, Sep. 08, 2010

The grape: Syrah

Monday, Jun. 07, 2010

The grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot blend or visa versa.

Friday, Mar. 12, 2010

The grape: Riesling for all occasions.

Friday, Dec. 04, 2009

Finding bargain-priced wines among gold-medal awards may seem like a foolish pursuit for old Bargain Bob, but I've come up with some dandy nuggets.

Monday, Jun. 08, 2009

Bargain Bob is practicing a bit of home cooking this time with two wineries less that five miles from his front door.

Friday, Mar. 13, 2009

The Spokane region wineries are a small, tight-knit group. Many are downtown, and it is a wine community where prices haven't gone though the roof.

Monday, Dec. 15, 2008

Bargain Bob is always willing to go that extra mile to find cheap but good wines. This time, he's in Prosser, Wash.

Monday, Sep. 15, 2008

In this unending time of increasing prices for almost everything, ol' Bargain Bob is more relevant than ever.

Sunday, Jun. 15, 2008

Bargain Bob traditionally gets excited when he finds a wine under $10, so how come he's all energized by a red wine that costs around $20?

Tuesday, Apr. 01, 2008

Bargain Bob is at his parsimonious best this time, finding real bargain wines in Prosser, considered by many as the cradle of the Washington wine industry.