Eat Island Grown Event
Oct
22
12:00 PM12:00

Eat Island Grown Event

We encourage you to attend this event!

"The best tastes of the San Juan Islands showcasing chefs, and the farmers that make that food possible!

Using fresh, quality products from San Juan County farms, local chefs will prepare delicious samples for you to enjoy. Come for a bite or make a meal of it. Locally produced soft and alcoholic beverages will make it a full gourmet adventure. Tickets start at $2.00 with proceeds benefiting San Juan County farming initiatives. A mouthwatering event celebrating the islands’ unique cuisine at the historic Brickworks on San Juan Island.

Proceeds benefit programs of the San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit."

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The Orcas Project Dinner at Duck Soup Inn
Oct
15
6:00 PM18:00

The Orcas Project Dinner at Duck Soup Inn

Join us at this iconic Friday Harbor restaurant for a multi-course dinner featuring The Orcas Project wines. Chef Dutch will create a pairing menu and Cole will be on hand to answer questions and talk about the inspiration behind the project. This will be an unforgettable evening at one of the top restaurants in the Northwest. For more information and to rsvp please visit http://www.ducksoupsanjuans.com/

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The Orcas Project at Ursa Minor
Oct
13
5:00 PM17:00

The Orcas Project at Ursa Minor

A great opportunity to work the floor for the nights and pair our wines with incredible dishes from Nick Coffey and his team.

"We are excited to announce that on Friday October 13th Ursa Minor will be hosting guest Sommelier, Cole Sisson, owner of Doe Bay Wine Company. That evening we will be offering wine flights from Sisson's The Orcas Project to be paired with our Fall Harvest Tasting Menu."

http://www.ursaminorlopez.com/events/2017/10/13/guest-sommelier-at-ursa-minor

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Boathouse Ciderworks Tasting
Oct
11
4:00 PM16:00

Boathouse Ciderworks Tasting

Libby from Boathouse Ciderworks will be in the Shop pouring tastes of her hand-crafted Orcas Ciders. If you haven't been to their tasting room near the ferry landing we encourage you to go visit them this fall. Please stop by the Shop on this special night, meet Libby, and taste what they're making before they sell out...$5 Tasting.

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The Orcas Project at Salt & Vine
Sep
28
4:00 PM16:00

The Orcas Project at Salt & Vine

Grab an afternoon Ferry to Anacortes and join us at Salt & Vine Cheese and Wine bar for an evening of fun and great wines. Head back to Orcas on a late boat or stay in Anacortes for the evening. This will be our first event at this new (and highly acclaimed) shop and we couldn't be more excited.

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Matia Dinner Series at The Salty Fox
Sep
27
6:00 PM18:00

Matia Dinner Series at The Salty Fox

We are honored to offer beverage pairings on this multi-course dinner from talented local chefs. We are always grateful and excited to collaborate with this team. Learn more below

From the website - We're very excited to announce our return to San Juan Island With our late September pop-up at the beloved Salty Fox Coffee. Join us for a sensational evening of dining as the nights get colder and the windows become festooned with decorative gourds. We will be serving an ecclectic eight course fixed menu with optional wine pairings for $95 per guest. Make a reservation at contact@matiadinnerseries.com with your name, the number in your party, and any food allergies. Seating is very limited so we encourage guests to make a reservation ASAP. We can't wait to feed you! 

Menu (Subject to Change)
Two Snacks
Red Quinoa Levain, Pork Fat, Burnt Honey
Dungeness Crab, Corn, Sungolds, Nasturtium
Potato, Urchin, Sea Buckthorn
Brassicas, Grapes, Bordelaise
Rabbit, Cabbages, Celeriac
Apple, Oats, Hazelnut
Treats

 

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Orcas Thailand Popup at the Shop!
Sep
24
5:00 PM17:00

Orcas Thailand Popup at the Shop!

We recently sat down with Alex, and his wife Sunny, and a dozen bottles of wine to start planning this pop-up dinner. Sunny grew up in Thailand and is working with Alex to recreate her mother’s recipes using spices from home and produce from Orcas. They hold regular events around the island, this will be their first at the Bottle Shop!

ของกนเลน Appetizers สมต Spicy papaya salad with corn, tomatoes, and peanuts

อาหารจานหลก Main Course
ตมจด Minced pork with cucumber in a vegetable stock with shiitake mushrooms, carrots, green onions, hom jiaw, and cilantro
แกงเผดไกนพรกเนอ Northern Thai red curry with Thai eggplant, pineapple, and chicken
ขาหม Braised pork hock with Chinese kale, fermented mustard greens, and five spice pa lo egg
แกงหมดสมนเหนอ Massaman curry with braised beef shank and potatoes

A $60 donation includes the menu listed above and full beverage pairigs.

All of the curries are made from scratch (no commercial curry paste)

Please email cole@doebaywinecompany.com to save your seats as space is limited. We look forward to welcoming you.

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Orcas Film Festival at Red Rabbit Farm
Sep
23
6:00 PM18:00

Orcas Film Festival at Red Rabbit Farm

We will be pouring a flight of The Orcas Project wines and hosting a guided tasting prior to the dinner below. It promises to be a great time!

From the website -

Join us on September 23rd at 6PM for a farm to table experience with special guest Carl Spence, who is the OIFF Film Curator and former Seattle International Film Festival director. 

Dinner will feature local chef Christina Orchid who hosts these robust affairs on her historic Red Rabbit Farm on Orcas Island. Guests dine family style at a long table in the meadow or the barn and are served elegant food inspired by local and freshly harvested ingredients. 

Guests will be treated to a sneak preview of the Orcas Island Film Festival 2017 hottest new films, followed by a Q & A with Carl Spence. If you’re a film buff, you’ll want to hang out with him. He’s got stories, trivia and, probably, loads of gossip about the film festival scene. 

Dinner is $75 Per Person and BYOB. Seating is limited and paid reservations a must.

Email number of guests to redrabbitfarm@rockisland.com

Christina & Bruce Orchid are long time film buffs and are generously donating all the net proceeds from this dinner to the Orcas Island Film Festival.

Hope to see you there and thank you for your support!

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Thursday Tasting with Vineyards Brands
Sep
21
4:00 PM16:00

Thursday Tasting with Vineyards Brands

Val Markus will be in the Shop pouring a collection of wines from some of the legendary regions and producers in France. We had a chance to visit Burgundy and the Rhone with Val and Vineyard Brands several years ago and will be showcasing some of our favorites from that trip. $5 for a flight of Vouvray, Burgundy, and Rhone! 

 

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Aug
31
4:00 PM16:00

Understanding and Enjoying Austrian Wine

You're in for a treat. Gabriel from Cavatappi will be joining us to pour some of his favorite wines from Austria. We will compare newer and older vintages to showcase how the wines age and talk about the different sweetness levels and how to tell the difference. These wines represent some of the greatest values in the world. Learn about them now and you'll reap the benefits the rest of your life...

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Aug
25
4:00 PM16:00

Cider Comparative and Blind Tasting

We will be tasting Ciders from all over the world including a blind tasting of Washington, France, and Spain. Which style do you prefer? Highlights will include classics like Isastegi and Le Pere Jules as well as up and coming producers like Stefan Vetter and Art and Science. A fun and tasty way to expand your palate and mind.

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Aug
19
12:00 PM12:00

Rosé All Day

The sun is shining and we're on the rosé wagon all year here at the Shop. We'll have a whole variety of rosé open to taste and special flights available for sipping. Plus, discounts all day on six + bottles. Stop by after the Farmers Market and relax with us.

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Aug
18
4:00 PM16:00

Belgian Beer Night

This Friday night we will be tasting some of the greatest beers in the world. It's true.

Aaron Anderson will be in the shop pouring classics and there will be special sample packs available. The list won't be finalized until the day of the event but some prospects are Dupont, Westmalle, Petrus, and St Bernadus.

Happy Friday.

 

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Aug
17
4:00 PM16:00

Around the World in Six glasses

Heidi Heffernan will be at the Shop pouring a delightful selection of delicious wines from around the world. 

Treveri Blanc de Noirs Sparkling Brut - Columbia Valley, Washington 

Domaine Servin "Montee de Tonnerre" Premier Cru Chablis - Burgundy, France

Chehalem 3 Vineyards Pinot Noir - Willamette Valley, Oregon

Descendientes de J Palacios 'Petalos' Mencia - Bierzo, Spain

Olivares Altos de la Hoya Monastrell - Jumilla, Spain

Felino Malbec - Mendoza, Argentina

 

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