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The Dirt On Our Red Mountain AVA Malbec

12 Apr
Scooteney soil in the Red Mountain AVA.

You step on it, kick it around, not thinking twice about…until you enjoy a wine that does somersaults on your palate, proposes to your taste buds, and lingers longer than your most recent thought. It’s the dirty secret that wine enthusiasts never keep. Dirt matters! And here’s what matters about the dirt when it comes […]

Red Mountain AVA Changes

25 Mar
Aquilini Vineyard on Red Mountain

The next time you visit the Red Mountain AVA to taste wines from us and our neighbors, you’ll notice there’s a lot of sage brush and cheat grass missing down Sunset Rd in place of land prepped to be planted this spring. Here’s a quick photo tour by my father in-law, Jay Frichette of all the huge projects underway on […]

Join us Feb 6th for Wine and Art Saves Hearts

30 Jan
heart-health-month-red-mountain

Join us in the fight against heart disease by attending our Wine & Art Saves Hearts event honoring Rachel Heglar, artist and owner of Brushes And A Bottle. We’ll deck out Frichette Winery with Rachel’s artwork and for every piece that sells, 100% of the sale will go directly to the American Heart Association. When: Friday, […]

Inviting Locals Out For A Great Cause This Weekend

13 Jan
Shae Frichette on KVEW

Good Morning Northwest was gracious enough to have me on their show this morning to talk about this weekend’s Shop and Share event. If you have some sort of identification that says you’re a local, like a Washington State driver’s license, you get the opportunity to take advantage of special discounts.  In addition, each winery participating will […]

Wine About Hosting Thanksgiving

22 Nov
How to Host Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and you get to host. How exciting! You want to show your guests a fabulous time without going insane. And you also want to enjoy.  Try some of these tips to keep your guests happy and entertained during this potentially stressful hosting event. Easy Hor’dourves: Let your local grocer […]

Soul Food + Wine = A Recipe for the Soul

01 Oct
October 18, 2014

Soul music, soul sistah, soul food. Even if you can not relate to the terms, I’m betting you can relate to the experience. When something feeds your soul, it makes a difference in your entire being. You feel free, comfortable, just right. And that is exactly what I’d like to experience and share with some […]

Rock Star BBQ Rib Marinade Recipe

03 Jul

This is it! The day you need to pick up the ingredients to make that rock star rib marinade recipe for your 4th of July BBQ. This dish will take a few hours to marinate so you better get going. Once you wow everyone with this recipe, you’ll want to smile and share all of […]

Watch This! Wines of Washington

17 Jun

In this incredible short video, the Guild of Sommeliers explain the fascinating history of how floods and volcanoes created the unique growing conditions in the State of Washington, making it ideal for growing wine grapes. Thank you, Guild of Sommeliers, for creating this fun-fact packed video on Washington Wines. Enjoy!