Wine-and-Chocolate Tasting for Two or Four at Nodland Cellars (Half Off)

Spokane Valley

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Wine-tasting technique demands that you first swirl the glass, then take a sip, and then very slowly dribble wine down your chin so that the rest of your body can taste it. Imbibe elegance with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $20 for a wine-and-chocolate tasting for two (a $40 value)
  • $40 for a wine-and-chocolate tasting for four (an $80 value)

Groups savor and discuss five wines paired with five artisan chocolates before a guided tour that ends in the chocolate shop, where guests receive a 10% discount on all chocolate purchases. Tastings are available during tasting-room hours and on Sundays from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Nodland Cellars

Vintner Tim Nodland approaches blending his wines like arranging a song, which makes sense, because as a professional jazz musician he possesses an astute sense of creativity and balance. He describes his winery as being “more like a musician’s studio” and his wines as “liquid art.” Nodland's musical background inspires the names of wines such as "Bebop" and earned his winery a mention in Wine and Jazz magazine. Nodland Cellars produces only one red wine and one white wine every year, allowing the winery to focus all of its energy on refining each vintage. Nodland's meticulously selected grapes, sourced from quality Columbia Valley vineyards, are each handpicked before enjoying a gentle press in stainless steel. Each vintage, aged in 100% new french oak, uses a blend of six grapes, primarily made up of cabernet sauvignon and merlot, which recalls a classic bordeaux from the late 1700s or early 1800s. Nodland's private blend’s complex Old World flavor comes from rare carmenere grapes, which were wiped out in Europe by a phylloxera blight in the 1800s.

Reviews

This is a fabulous winery, not only are the wines divine but the owners are darling too.

Reviewer, Google+ Local

Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “It was great, good wine and really friendly and knowledgeable staff.”

  • “Very cute place with a cozy atmosphere and nice staff. ”

  • “Great atmosphere and lovely tasting”


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    Spokane Valley

    11616 E Montgomery Dr., Ste. 70

    Spokane, Washington 99206

    509-927-7770

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In a Nutshell

Sample five wines paired with five artisan chocolates

The Fine Print

Expires Feb 19th, 2014. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Must be 21+ to consume alcohol. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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