Wine events

Taste Washington, billed as "the nation's largest single-region wine and food event," turns 20 this year, and the gathering, organized by the Washington Wine Commission and Visit Seattle, has pulled out all the stops.

The spicy tart flavors of a fresh Bloody Mary pair perfectly with the briny Shigoku oyster. Chef Wesley Hood of Aqua by El Gaucho shares his recipe

In celebration of Taste Washington, the nation’s largest single-region wine and food event that kicks off this week: 10 exceptional bottles for those considering starting a Washington wine cellar