Published January 28, 2011
Wine events for January 28THE OLYMPIAN
Medicine Creek Winery: 3rd Annual Chocolate & Wine Festival, Feb. 12 and 13. The winery is at 947 Old Pacific Highway S.E., Olympia. 360-491-9669. Open weekends 1-5 p.m. mccrea cellars: Olympia Wine Tasting Bar, featuring McCrea Cellars and Salida Wines, 1 p.m. Thursdays-Sundays, New Caldonia Building, 116 Fifth Ave. S.E., Olympia. Tasting fee waived with purchase of bottle. Call 360-359-4288. olympic wine merchant: South Africa! 2-4 p.m. Sunday, $7.50. Free wine tastings every Friday, 5-7 p.m., 101 Capitol Way N., Suite 106, Olympia. 360-786-9463. WINE TASTINGS AT MADSEN FAMILY CELLARS: Noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 2825 Marvin Road N.E., Olympia. Call 360-438-1286, or go to www.madsenfamilycellars.com. Chocolate for wine lovers: Wine and chocolate pairing course includes a wine and chocolate tasting. Class is offered through Centralia College’s Continuing Education Program, 1-4 p.m. Saturday. Cost is $29. Attendees must be 21 to participate. Call 360-736-9391, ext. 427, to register. westport winery: Valentine’s Day dinners, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13-14. Entrees featured are baked Cornish game hen or traditional beef Wellington. Reservations are required; you must choose your entree at the time you make your reservation. Cost is $35 per person. Reservations and prepayment can be made by calling 360-648-2224. Westport Winery, 1 South Arbor Road, Aberdeen. Send information to tmcgee@ theolympian.com no later than 10 days before the event.