The Auction of Washington Wines (AWW), Washington state’s only nonprofit wine event that has been around for 32 years, today recognized Chris Gorman of Gorman Winery as its 2019 Honorary Vintner and Scott Williams of Kiona Vineyards as its 2019 Honorary Grower.
The individuals were selected because they exemplify leadership in the industry and have made significant contributions to the Washington wine community. These honorary positions are peer-nominated and reserved for leaders who deeply invest in and positively impact the Washington state wine community.
Thursday, May 23
7:00PM – Barking Frog
The Barking Frog’s May Winemaker Dinner Series features Chris Gorman, winemaker for Gorman Winery. Be one of the select few to enjoy these outstanding wines paired with a five-course dinner created by Chef Bobby Moore.
$175 per person
To make your reservation, please call The Barking Frog at 425-424-2999.
Gorman Winery is also featured at The Barking Frog for the month of May. In the spotlight this month are:
BIG SISSY CHARDONNAY
Conner Lee Vineyard, Columbia Valley
THE BULLY CABERNET SAUVIGNON
EVIL TWIN CABERNET / SYRAH BLEND
92 Points – The Wine Spectator
“Bold yet polished, with blueberry, crushed stone and black olive flavors that build toward big but refined tannins. Drink now through 2025.”
-Tim Fish, The Wine Spectator
93 Points – Wine Spectator
“Burly yet polished, with well-built black cherry, crushed stone and bay leaf flavors that build momentum toward refined tannins. Drink now through 2026.”