A Wine Tasting Itinerary in Woodinville Washington
Featured December 2020
The Woodinville Warehouse District is a walkable tasting region packed full of wineries established and new
Woodinville's Warehouse District boasts over 70 densely-packed small boutique wineries, restaurants, and breweries. This industrial park is an ideal spot to go wine tasting if you want to park the car and walk to a wide range of premium Washington wineries...This is the home of more boutique wineries per square foot than any wine region in the world! Unlike the majority of wineries in Woodinville's southern Hollywood District, many wineries in the Warehouse District also make their wines here. You'll be able to look behind the curtain and see barrels stacked high.
On this tasting itinerary, we've highlighted a few of the must-visit tasting rooms to visit when you go to Woodinville's Warehouse District. All three of this year's featured wineries are located next to each other in the Warehouse District's neighborhood The Junction.
20 Minutes Northeast of Seattle
The Woodinville Warehouse district is an easy 20 minutes northeast of Seattle
The Woodinville Warehouse District features over 70 tasting rooms! We've selected three of the best on this wine tasting itinerary.
Featured Woodinville Warehouse Wineries
WineryHunt Washington Club Members enjoy waived wine tastings and 10% discounts at the following Woodinville Warehouse wineries in December 2020
Armstrong Family Winery
Started in 2011 by owner/winemaker Tim Armstrong and his wife Jen, Armstrong Family Winery has in short order garnered the attention of critics and consumers alike with their memorable Washington wines. A true urban winery, their space is a blend of urban industrial materials and hand-crafted, artisan charm. The tasting room sits at the entrance to their winery, with large glass garage doors that open to sidewalk seating. Guests can enjoy tasting in comfort, either at their walk-up tasting bar, or seated at the bar or a private table. The tasting room is in full view of the production space, so guests can see the tanks, barrels and other equipment in action.The tasting room features work from local artists, great music, delicious bites and friendly people.
Wines Produced: Red blends, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot, Viognier
"Unbelievable wine for the price. You can tell they put great care into their wines. Tastes fantastic. Joan is the best tasting room manager in Woodinville." -DH, Google Review
Five Star Cellars
Based in the Walla Walla Valley, Five Star Cellars was founded in 2000 with a small lot of Cabernet Sauvignon by David Huse. The winery has enjoyed gradual growth over the years, and in recent years opened their satellite tasting room in Woodinville's Warehouse District. The focus is on crafting exceptional red wines from Walla Walla fruit, with Cabernet Sauvignon, Sangiovese, Syrah and more consistently selling out each vintage. Visit their Woodinville tasting room for the current release reds, many of which have been aged in barrel and bottle for 5+ years.
Wines Produced: Malbec, Syrah, Merlot, Sangiovese, Red Blend, Semillon, Cabernet Sauvignon
"Five Star name, Five Star quality. The wines are great and the staff in the tasting room offer a friendly and fun experience." -MB, Google Review
Sol Stone Winery
Established in 2011, Sol Stone Winery is a family-owned producer of Bordeaux, Burgundy and Rhone varietal wines sourced from distinguished Washington state vineyards. After seven years of making wine on the grounds of the family’s pastoral home in Sammamish, owners Buzz and Karen Buckingham relocated the winery to Woodinville in 2018. The winery is guided by a philosophy of enjoyment, friendship and community engagement. Their comfortable tasting room at The Junction in Woodinville offers exceptional customer service as the staff focuses on creating a wonderful experience for each and every guest.
Wines Produced: Viognier, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Grenache, Syrah, Malbec, Tempranillo, Cabernet Sauvignon, Bordeaux Blend, GSM Blend
"We love their wines and have yet to find one unsatisfying. Karen and Buzz and their staff are all friendly and helpful. This is our favorite Woodinville winery!" -LP, Google Review