Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Holiday Open House & Tweet-up at the Yakima Valley Visitor Information Center.

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. To celebrate join us at the Yakima Valley Visitor Information Center, Thursday, November 18th 4-7 pm. for an Open House. Learn about the many events coming this holiday season, enjoy scrumptious catered food and beverages. Try out our new wine tasting dispenser plus get 25% off pre-made git baskets or orders placed that night! And for you Twitter fans, the VIC is now Wi-Fi so come and tweet about the festivities.

We'll be offering tastings of Kana, Gilbert Cellars, Knight Hill and Milbrandt Winery varietals. The wineries will have representatives available and/or tasting notes for each wine offered for tasting.

Catering Creations by Toni, “the best little secret in our valley,” will be catering this event with appetizers that pair well with the wine selections.
Non Alcoholic beverages will be available

Let us know if you are planing on attending the Yakima Valley Visitor Information Center Holiday Open House & Tweetup. Click here!

Wines offered for tasting and purchase:

Kana Winery: Scarlett Fire / Katie Mae. Katherine Goodson- Kana Tasting Room Manager will be available to answer questions.

Gilbert Cellars: 2007 Left Bank Red Blend / Unoaked Chardonnay -Tasting notes available.

Knight Hill Winery: Mourvedre / Sauvignon Blanc. Terry Harrison - Knight Hill winery owner will be available to answer questions.

Milbrandt Winery: 2007 Syrah / 2008 Riesling. Tasting notes available.

Attendees will be able to purchase a branded go-vino stemless glass for $4.00 and receive one taste free. Each additional taste will cost $1.00. Wines being offered for tasting plus a selection of other wines from the Yakima Valley wineries will be available to purchase by the bottle at winery prices in the gift shop.

The Yakima Valley Information Center features a gift shop with made in the Yakima Valley products such as Chukar Cherries, Micks Pepper Jelly, It's All About The Pretzels, Rills Gourmet Soups, as well as jewelry, handbags, scarves, t –shirts and other Holiday gift items.

The Yakima Valley Visitor Information Center is a Wi-Fi hotspot for tweeters and travelers. The hashtag for this event is #YakimaVIC, if you would like to follow along or comment on Twitter.

Come taste and tweet.

Yakima Valley Visitor Information Center
101 North Fair Avenue
Yakima, WA 98901

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