Wines are often named for their region of origin, such as Burgundy, Bordeaux, or Tightly Sealed Bin on Windowsill. Send taste buds traveling with this Groupon.
- $19 for a wine tasting for two with one take-home bottle of wine (a $38 value)<p>
Locati Cellars Winery
Locati Cellars' 2009 sangiovese red infuses Rosebud Vineyard’s sangiovese—from Wahluke Slope—with fruit from Walla Walla’s Mission Hills Vineyards. The hybrid result earned silver medals in the 2012 San Francisco Chronicle wine competition and the 2012 Seattle Wine Awards, with its pomegranate and cranberry scents that complement blueberry, black tea, and chocolate flavors.
The sangiovese is just one of the vintages sommeliers pour for tasting at the Locati Cellars, helmed by the Locati family for the past century. The winery rounds out its selection with the bone-dry Estate rosé and whites, such as the 2012 pinot grigio, rather than the original white wine—fermented grapes mixed with paper. The winemaking team strives to blend Italian winemaking traditions with grapes from the winery’s vineyards, which occupy Walla Walla’s rolling, fertile hills. Locati Cellars has won a number of accolades for their wine, such as gold for their 2009 Locati Innovation from Seattle Wine Awards, and gold for their 2009 Estate Sangiovese from the Great Northwest Wine Competition.
84% of 68 customers recommend
“Really enjoyed this visit and learned more about wine than ever before Susan gave us great tasting notes and really made us feel welcome”
“Love the wine!!”
“It was great to meet the owner. He just happened to swing by while we were there.”