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New ANIMALE 2014 vintage wines

Now Available: Five new wines of the 2014 vintage!

Details on these wines can (or will soon) be found on the ANIMALE Wines Now page:

One case remains of the 2013 Petit Verdot!

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Thanks to all who attended these great tasting events!

  • Thursday, November 9, 2017: ANIMALE tasting at Vino Verité, Columbia City, Seattle at 4908 Rainier Ave S (Two doors north of the Columbia City Ale House) - Columbia City, Seattle. T: (206) 324-0324
  • Vino Verite
  • Saturday, August 12, 2017: ANIMALE at Seattle Urban Wineries POUR, Seattle, WA: ANIMALE and 17 other Seattle-only wineries - ticket information here soon!
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  • Saturday, June 17, 2017: ANIMALE at West Seattle Cellars, Seattle, WA: ANIMALE Winemaker Matt Gubitosa pouring brand new wines of the 2014 vintage! West Seattle Cellars is at 6026 California Avenue SW, in West Seattle, telephone 206.937.2868
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  • Friday, June 16, 2017: ANIMALE at Wicked Cellars, Everett, WA: ANIMALE Winemaker Matt Gubitosa pouring brand new wines of the 2014 vintage! Wicked Cellars is at 2616 Colby Ave, Everett, WA, Tel. 425-258-3117
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  • Saturday, June 10, 2017: ANIMALE at the Sunsets in Snohomish - Wine Tasting, Snohomish, WA. ANIMALE joins seven other Washington wineries at venues around historic downtown Snohomish, Washington. Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the event.
  • Thursday, April 27, 2017: ANIMALE Syrah at the "Sexy Syrah" Tasting and Benefit for Seattle Children's Hospital - at Salty's on Alki, Seattle, WA
  • Sexy Syrah at Salty's

  • March 10, 2017: ANIMALE tasting at City Cellars Fine Wines, Wallingford, Seattle: City Cellars is at 1710 North 45th St, in the Wallingford neighborhood of Seattle. Telephone: 206.632.7238
  • City Cellars, Wallingford

  • February 25, 2017: Phinney Neighborhood Association Wine Taste 2017!: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and 14 other wineries for an evening of tasting and entertainment at the Phinney Center. The Phinney Center is at 6532 Phinney Ave N, in the Greenwood neighborhood of Seattle, telephone (206) 783-2244.
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  • February 2, 2017: ANIMALE tasting at Vino Verité, Columbia City, Seattle at 4908 Rainier Ave S (Two doors north of the Columbia City Ale House) - Columbia City, Seattle. T: (206) 324-0324
  • Vino Verite

  • November 18, 2016: ANIMALE at the Kirkland Holiday Wine Walk - An evening of strolling and tasting around downtown Kirkland, WA.
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  • October 14th, 2016: ANIMALE at Portalis Wines, Ballard - A tasting of five wines of the new 2013 vintage. Portalis is now located at 6754 15th Ave NW, Ballard, Seattle, Telephone: 206-783-2007.
  • Portalis
  • August 16, 2016: ANIMALE at the ANIMALE Tasting at the Royal Drummer - A tasting of ANIMALE wines. The Royal Drummer Cafe is at 6420 24th Ave NW in Seattle, Tel. (206) 420-7723. ANIMALE Royal Drummer Event

  • June 17, 2016: ANIMALE at the Downtown Kirkland Wine Walk - An evening of strolling and tasting around downtown Kirkland, WA.
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  • June 11, 2016: ANIMALE at the Sunsets in Snohomish - Wine Tasting, Snohomish, WA. ANIMALE joins seven other Washington wineries at venues around historic downtown Snohomish, Washington. Tickets $17 in advance, $20 at the event.
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  • June 4, 2016: Tasting at Madrona Wine Merchants, Seattle, WA: ANIMALE Winemaker Matt Gubitosa pouring brand new wines of the 2013 vintage! Madrona Wine Merchants is located at 1127 34th Ave (just south of Union St), Seattle, WA; Telephone: (206) 860-6017.
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  • May 14, 2016: ANIMALE at West Seattle Cellars, Seattle, WA: ANIMALE Winemaker Matt Gubitosa pouring brand new wines of the 2013 vintage! West Seattle Cellars is at 6026 California Avenue SW, in West Seattle, telephone 206.937.2868
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  • May 13, 2016: ANIMALE at the Downtown Bellingham Wine Walk - Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and along with 14 other wineries for an evening of strolling and tasting around downtown Bellingham, WA.
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  • April 13, 2016: ANIMALE at the ANIMALE Winemaker Dinner at Alder Wood Bistro, Sequim, WA - Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa at a winemaker dinner at the very cool restaurant Alder Wood Bistro. Chef Gabriel Schuenemann created a great four-course menu, each paired with an ANIMALE wine of the 2012 vintage.

  • February 27, 2016: Phinney Neighborhood Association Wine Taste 2016!: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and 14 other wineries for an evening of tasting and entertainment at the Phinney Center. The Phinney Center is at 6532 Phinney Ave N, in the Greenwood neighborhood of Seattle, telephone (206) 783-2244. ($25 members, $30 Public, $10 Designated Driver)
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  • February 21, 2016: Seattle Wine and Food Experience - Grand Tasting: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and about 60 other Washington wineries (and even more from elsewhere!) for an afternoon of tasting. The Grand Tasting is at the Seattle Center Exhibition Hall, 300 Mercer Street, Seattle.
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  • September 18, 2015: ANIMALE at the Downtown Kent Wine Walk, Kent, WA. ANIMALE joins a number of other Washington wineries at venues around historic downtown Kent, Washington. Tickets $25.
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  • September 12, 2015: ANIMALE at the Sunset in Snohomish - Wine Tasting Stroll, Snohomish, WA. ANIMALE joins a number of other Washington wineries at venues around historic downtown Snohomish, Washington. Tickets $15 in advance, $18 at the event.
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  • June 13, 2015: ANIMALE at the Sunset in Snohomish - Wine Tasting Stroll, Snohomish, WA. ANIMALE joins a number of other Washington wineries at venues around historic downtown Snohomish, Washington. Tickets $15 in advance, $18 at the event.
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  • June 12, 2015: ANIMALE at the Magnolia Village Wine Walk, "Downtown" Magnolia, Seattle, WA. ANIMALE joins a number of local wineries at venues in Magnolia Village in Seattle. Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the event.
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  • June 5, 2015: ANIMALE at the Downtown Issaquah Wine Walk, Front St., Issaquah, WA. ANIMALE joins 10 other wineries at venues up and down Front St. in Downtown Issaquah. Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the event.
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  • May 23, 2015: Tasting at Madrona Wine Merchants, Seattle, WA: ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa will be pouring wines of the new 2012 vintage at Madrona Wine Merchants, located at 1127 34th Ave (just south of Union St), Seattle, WA; Telephone: (206) 860-6017.
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  • April 18th, 2015: ANIMALE at Portalis Wines, Ballard - Join winemaker Matt at the recently re-located Portalis Wines this Saturday for a tasting of six wines of the new 2012 vintage. Portalis is now located at 6754 15th Ave NW, Ballard, Seattle, Telephone: 206-783-2007.
  • Portalis

  • February 28, 2015 Phinney Neighborhood Association Wine Taste 2015!: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and 14 other wineries for an evening of tasting and entertainment at the Phinney Center. Tickets $30 or $25/members. The Phinney Center is at 6532 Phinney Ave N, in the Greenwood neighborhood of Seattle, telephone (206) 783-2244.
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  • February 14, 2015: ANIMALE at West Seattle Cellars, Seattle, WA: ANIMALE Winemaker Matt Gubitosa pouring brand new wines of the 2012 vintage! West Seattle Cellars is at 6026 California Avenue SW, in West Seattle, telephone 206.937.2868
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  • September 6, 2014: ANIMALE at the La Conner Wine and Art Walk! Taste wines from ANIMALE and nine other Washington wineries while strolling around the bucolic Puget Sound town of La Conner. The Wine and Art Walk is an event orchestrated by Skagit Valley Art Escape.

  • May 1, 2014: Paws and Pours: Sip Wine, Support the Shelter - Tasting and Benefit for the Seattle Animal Shelter - with ANIMALE and six other wineries - at Wine World, 400 NE 45th St., Seattle, WA
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  • April 30, 2014: ANIMALE Syrah at the"Sexy Syrah" Tasting and Benefit for Farestart - Salty's on Alki, Seattle, WA
  • April 12, 2014: ANIMALE at the 13th Annual Celebration of Syrah, McMenamins Edgefield, 2126 SW Halsey St, Troutdale, OR. ANIMALE Syrah and numerous other wineries at this massive tasting and benefit for seasonal vineyard workers' healthcare. See event website or call (503) 669-8610 for details.
  • Celebration of Syrah

  • April 4, 2014: ANIMALE at the Downtown Issaquah Wine Walk, Front St., Issaquah, WA. ANIMALE joins about 10 other wineries at venues up and down Front St. in Downtown Issaquah. Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the event.
  • Issaquah Wine Walk Event image

  • March 22, 2014: Tasting at Madrona Wine Merchants, Seattle, WA: ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa will be pouring wines of the new 2010 vintage at Madrona Wine Merchants, located at 1127 34th Ave (just south of Union St), Seattle, WA; Telephone: (206) 860-6017.
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  • February 22, 2014: Phinney Neighborhood Association Wine Taste 2014: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and about 15 other wineries for an evening of tasting and entertainment at the Phinney Center. Tickets $30 or $25/members. The Phinney Center is at 6532 Phinney Ave N, in the Greenwood neighborhood of Seattle, telephone (206) 783-2244.
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  • February 7, 2014: Tasting at Wine World, 400 NE 45th St, Seattle, 206-402-6086. ANIMALE Winemaker Matt Gubitosa will be pouring wines of the new 2011 vintage!
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  • December 12, 2013: ANIMALE at the West Seattle Art Walk and West Seattle Cellars, Seattle, WA: ANIMALE Winemaker Matt Gubitosa and winery staff will be pouring brand new wines of the 2011 vintage! West Seattle Cellars is at 6026 California Avenue SW, in West Seattle, telephone 206.937.2868
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  • December 12, 2013: Taste ANIMALE at Bottlehouse, Madrona, Seattle - ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and staff will be appearing at Bottlehouse, in the Madrona neighborhood of Seattle, and pouring wines of the 2011 vintage. Bottlehouse is at 1416 34th Ave, Seattle, telephone 206.708.7164
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  • November 6, 2013: ANIMALE at Family Wineries of Washington - Post-Harvest Party at Ray's Boathouse, Ballard, Seattle, WA - Join ANIMALE and 17 other small Washington wineries at this special tasting event at Ray's Boathouse.
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  • November 1, 2013, 5-7pm: ANIMALE at City Cellars Fine Wines, Wallingford, Seattle: City Cellars is at 1710 North 45th St, in the Wallingford neighborhood of Seattle. Telephone: 206.632.7238
  • City Cellars, Wallingford

  • October 4, 2013: ANIMALE the Magnolia Village Wine Walk: ANIMALE will be one of ten wineries pouring wine at shops around Magnolia Village, in the Magnolia neighborhood of Seattle.
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  • September 26, 2013, 6-8pm: Think LOCAL Thursday Tasting at Wine World, 400 NE 45th St, Seattle, 206-402-6086. ANIMALE Winemaker Matt Gubitosa will be pouring wines of the 2010 vintage!
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  • May 2, 2013: Paws and Pours: Sip Wine, Support the Shelter - Tasting and Benefit for the Seattle Animal Shelter - Taste ANIMALE and wines of seven other wineries - at Wine World, 400 NE 45th St., Seattle, WA
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  • April 21, 2013: ANIMALE at the "Heels For Hounds" Tasting and Benefit for the Furry Faces Foundation, Ola Salon, 2942 Avalon Way SW, West Seattle. ANIMALE will be pouring wine during this fun gently used shoe auction benefitting the Furry Faces Foundation! Admission donation $15 includes appetizers and wine tasting.
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  • April 10: ANIMALE Syrah at the"Sexy Syrah" Tasting and Benefit for Farestart - Salty's on Alki, Seattle, WA
  • April 5, 2013: ANIMALE at the Downtown Issaquah Wine Walk, Front St., Issaquah, WA. ANIMALE joins about 10 othew wineries at venues up and down Front St. in Downtown Issaquah. Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the event.
  • Issaquah Wine Walk Event image

  • March 16, 2013: ANIMALE at the Shamrock Shuffle, located in Bothell's Country Village at 23718 Bothell-Everett Hwy, Bothell, WA. Tickets $20 online, or $25 at the door.
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  • March 9, 2013: Tasting at European Vine Selections, 522 15th Avenue East, Seattle, WA; Telephone 206.323.3557
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  • March 7, 2013: Tasting at West Seattle Cellars, Seattle, WA: ANIMALE Winemaker Matt Gubitosa will be pouring brand new wines of the 2010 vintage! West Seattle Cellars is at 6026 California Avenue SW, in West Seattle, telephone 206.937.2868
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  • February 23, 2013: Tasting at Madrona Wine Merchants, Seattle, WA: ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa will be pouring wines of the new 2010 vintage at Madrona Wine Merchants, located at 1127 34th Ave (just south of Union St), Seattle, WA; Telephone: (206) 860-6017.
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  • February 23, 2013: Phinney Neighborhood Association Wine Taste 2013: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and about 15 other wineries for an evening of tasting and entertainment at the Phinney Center. Tickets $30 or $25/members. The Phinney Center is at 6532 Phinney Ave N, in the Greenwood neighborhood of Seattle, telephone (206) 783-2244.
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  • February 22, 2013: Taste the ANIMALE 2010 vintage at Wine Tea and Chocolate, Fremont, Seattle, WA - ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa will be pouring wines of the new 2010 vintage at the cool new venue Wine, Tea and Chocolate, in funky Fremont. It is located in the new building across from the Fremont Rocket on the corner of N. 35th and Evanston Ave. N (3417 Evanston Ave. N.), Telephone: 206-402-5492
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  • February 15, 2013: Tasting at Wine World, 400 NE 45th St, Seattle, 206-402-6086. ANIMALE Winemaker Matt Gubitosa will be pouring brand new wines of the 2010 vintage!
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  • December 15, 2012: ANIMALE at Wine Tea and Chocolate, Fremont, Seattle, WA - Join ANIMALE and a number of other small Washington wineries at this tasting event at the cool new venue Wine, Tea and Chocolate, in funky Fremont. It is located Across from the Fremont Rocket at 3417 Evanston Ave. N., #102, Telephone: 206-402-5492
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  • September 20, 2012: ANIMALE at Family Wineries of Washington - Wine Gala at Ray's Boathouse, Ballard, Seattle, WA - Join ANIMALE and a number of other small Washington wineries at this tasting event at Ray's Boathouse.
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  • August 8, 2012: ANIMALE at TASTING FLIGHT - A Wine Event at Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle, WA - Join ANIMALE and more than 20 other wineries at this wild tasting event and benefit for the Woodland Park Zoo. In addition to tasting many different wines, the Zoo also promises "Get Real Close" animale encounters!
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  • July 11, 2012: ANIMALE at WINE ROCKS SEATTLE, Seattle, WA - Tasting and rock'n'roll, played by the winemakers! Join ANIMALE and 27 other wineries at this tasting event and benefit for the Giving Grapes Foundation. Tickets $35 via Brown Paper Tickets.
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  • June 28, 2012: ANIMALE at TASTING FLIGHT - A Wine Event at Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle, WA - Join ANIMALE and more than 20 other wineries at this wild tasting event and benefit for the Woodland Park Zoo. In addition to tasting many different wines, the Zoo also promises "Get Real Close" animale encounters!
  • May 3, 2012: Paws and Pours: Sip Wine, Support the Shelter - Tasting and Benefit for the Seattle Animal Shelter - Taste ANIMALE and wines of seven other wineries... at Wine World, 400 NE 45th St., Seattle, WA
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  • April 11, 2012: "Sexy Syrah" Tasting and Benefit for Farestart - Salty's on Alki, Seattle, WA
  • March 31 and April 1, 2012: Taste Washington Ultimate Wine Experience Tasting: Join ANIMALE, 200 other Washington wineries, and 75 great restaurants at this annual mega-tasting event of the year! Qwest Field Event Center, Seattle, WA
  • March 3, 2012: ANIMALE at Edmonds Daybreakers Rotary Benefit Auction: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and several other wineries for an evening of tasting, dining and a benefit auction for the great charitable works of the Edmonds Daybreakers Rotary. The event is at the Lynnwood Convention Center, 3711 196th St SW, Lynnwood, WA 98036
  • February 25, 2012: Phinney Neighborhood Association Wine Taste 2012: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and about 15 other wineries for an evening of tasting and entertainment at the Phinney Center. Tickets $30 or $25/members. The Phinney Center is at 6532 Phinney Ave N, in the Greenwood neighborhood of Seattle, telephone (206) 783-2244.
  • February 15th, 2012: Tasting at Fonté Café & Wine Bar, Seattle. Taste ANIMALE wine with winemaker Matt Gubitosa on hand to discuss and discourse on wine and winemaking. Fonte is located at 1321 1st Ave, Seattle, WA; Telephone (206) 777-6193
  • December 3, 2011: Tasting at Madrona Wine Merchants, Seattle, WA: 1127 34th Ave(just south of Union St), Seattle, WA; Telephone: (206) 860-6017.
  • November 1, 2011: Tasting at 10 Mercer, Seattle, WA: 10 Mercer St., Seattle, in the lower Queen Anne neighborhood, telephone 206-691-3723.
  • October 27, 2011: Tasting at West Seattle Cellars, Seattle, WA: 6026 California Avenue SW, in West Seattle, telephone 206.937.2868
  • September 29, 2011: Tasting at Vino Verite, Tasting at Vino Verite, 208 Boylston Ave E, Capital Hill Seattle. T: (206) 324-0324
  • September 16, 2011: Tasting at City Cellars Fine Wines, Wallingford, Seattle: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa for a tasting of ANIMALE wines. City Cellars is at 1710 North 45th St, in the Wallingford neighborhood of Seattle. Telephone: 206.632.7238
  • June 29, 2011: ANIMALE Wine Dinner at emmer & rye with Chef Seth Caswell - Queen Anne, Seattle, WA
  • June 17, 2011: TASTING FLIGHT - A Wine Event at Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle, WA - Join ANIMALE and more than 20 other wineries at this tasting event and benefit for the Woodland Park Zoo.
  • June 3, 2011: Tasting at All Things Wine in Renton, WA. All Things Wine is located at 4605 NE 4th St, Renton, WA, telephone (425) 254-8400.
  • Saturday, April 16, 2011: ANIMALE Wine Collective - Special Vertical Tasting, Seattle, WA
  • April 12, 2011: "Sexy Syrah" Tasting and Benefit for Farestart - Salty's on Alki, Seattle, WA
  • April 9, 2011: ANIMALE at PAWS Wild Night - Seattle Sheraton Seattle Hotel, Seattle, WA
  • March 27, 2011: Taste Washington Ultimate Wine Experience Tasting: Join ANIMALE, 200 other Washington wineries, and 75 great restaurants for this annual mega-tasting event of the year! Qwest Field Event Center, Seattle, WA
  • March 20, 2011: Tasting and Benefit for Lake Forest Park Rotary Club - Nile Country Club, 6601 244th St. SW, Seattle, WA
  • March 5, 2011: Edmonds Daybreaker Rotary Club - Benefit/Dinner/Tasting/Auction, Lynnwood, WA
  • February 26, 2011: Phinney Neighborhood Association Wine Taste 2011: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and about 15 other wineries for an evening of tasting and entertainment at the Phinney Center. Tickets $25. The Phinney Center is at 6532 Phinney Ave N, in the Greenwood neighborhood of Seattle, telephone (206) 783-2244.
  • January 22, 2011: Tasting at Compass Wines, Anacortes, WA: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa for an in-store tasting in downtown Anacortes at Compass Wines. Compass is located at 1405 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, telephone (360) 293-6500.
  • January 22, 2011: Special ANIMALE Syrah Vertical Dinner at Adrift, Anacortes, WA: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and Adrift Chef Nicole Holbert for a special ANIMALE Syrah vertical tasting and dinner at Adrift. We will be pouring each ANIMALE Syrah from the 2004-2007 vintages, paired with courses of locally-sourced and inspired NW cuisine. Adrift is located in the Anacortes "Old Town" historic district at 510 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, telephone (360) 588-0653.
  • December 18, 2010: Tasting at Wine World, the new wine mega-store in the U-District, 400 NE 45th St, Seattle, 206-402-6086
  • December 12, 2010: Third Annual ANIMALE Wine-Pairing Dinner at A Caprice Kitchen, 1418 NW 70th St, Ballard, Seattle
  • November 20, 2010: A TASTE OF THE HOLIDAYS at Bothell's Country Village - Benefit for Northshore Performing Arts Center Location: Bothell's Country Village, 23718 Bothell-Everett Hwy, Bothell, WA
  • October 14, 2010: Tasting at Poco Wine Room, 1408 E Pine St, Capitol Hill, Seattle, WA; Telephone 206.322.9463
  • October 13, 2010: Tasting at Urbane, 1639 8th Ave, Seattle, WA; Telephone 206.676.4600
  • September 18, 2010: Tasting at European Vine Selections, 522 15th Avenue East, Seattle, WA; Telephone 206.323.3557
  • August 28, 2010: Tasting at Bottlehouse, Madrona, Seattle, WA
  • August 27, 2010: TASTING FLIGHT - A Wine Event at Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle, WA
  • August 12, 2010: Tasting at Vino Verite, Capitol Hill, Seattle, WA
  • August 10, 2010: Tasting and benefit for Purrfect Pals Cat Shelter at The Grape Choice, Kirkland, WA: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa for a tasting of ANIMALE wines and a silent auction benefiting Purrfect Pals. The Grape Choice is located at 7 Lakeshore Plaza in Kirkland, telephone (425) 827-7551
  • August 5, 2010: Tasting at West Seattle Cellars, Seattle, WA: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa for a tasting of, and discourse on, current and brand-new vintage wines! West Seattle Cellars is at 6026 California Avenue SW, in West Seattle, telephone 206.937.2868
  • July 31, 2010: Tasting at All Things Wine in Renton, WA. All Things Wine is located at 4605 NE 4th St, Renton, WA, telephone (425) 254-8400.
  • July 29th, 2010: Tasting at Ray's Boathouse, Ballard, Seattle: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and 17 other family wineries of Washington for a tasting of the 2007 vintage wines, and possibly even a few new 2008s! Ray's Boathouse is at 6049 Seaview Avenue NW, Ballard, Seattle, telephone: 206.789.3770
  • May 14th, 2010: Tasting at World of Wines, Redmond, WA: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and a few other Washington wineries for a tasting of the 2007 vintage wines! World of Wines is at 16701 Cleveland St, Redmond, telephone 425-869-9463
  • April 1, 2010: Tasting at PICNIC A Food + Wine Boutique, Greenwood, Seattle: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa for a tasting of the 2007 vintage wines. PICNIC is at 6801 Greenwood Ave N, Seattle, in the Greenwood neighborhood of Seattle. Telephone: 206.453.5867
  • March 28, 2010: Taste Washington Ultimate Wine Experience Tasting: Join ANIMALE, 200 other Washington wineries, and 75 great restaurants for this annual mega-tasting event of the year! Qwest Field Event Center, Seattle, WA
  • March 5, 2010: Tasting at City Cellars Fine Wines, Wallingford, Seattle: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa for a tasting of the 2007 vintage wines. City Cellars is at 1710 North 45th St, in the Wallingford neighborhood of Seattle. Telephone: 206.632.7238
  • February 27, 2010: Phinney Neighborhood Association Wine Taste 2010: Join ANIMALE winemaker Matt Gubitosa and about 15 other wineries for an evening of tasting and entertainment at the Phinney Center. Tickets $25. The Phinney Center is at 6532 Phinney Ave N, in the Greenwood neighborhood of Seattle, telephone (206) 783-2244.
  • February 2, 2010: The Exotic Wines Festival at Teatro Zinzanni: Benefit for Art with Heart; Teatro ZinZanni is located at 222 Mercer Street (Mercer Street at 3rd Avenue) near the Seattle Center.
  • January 9, 2010: Seattle Uncorked 2nd Anniversary Party/Tasting Event: Georgetown Studios, 5890 Airport Way S, Seattle, WA
  • December 8, 2009: ANIMALE Winemaker Dinner at Carmelita: A multi-course dinner, prepared by Chef Carlos Caula, each course matched with an ANIMALE WINE of the 2007 vintage. Carmelita is at 7314 Greenwood Avenue N, Seattle.
  • December 4, 2009: ANIMALE Winemaker Dinner at A Caprice Kitchen: ANIMALE winemaker dinner a multi-course dinner, prepared by Chef Anne Catherine Kruger, each course matched with an ANIMALE WINE of the 2007 vintage; A Caprice Kitchen at 1418 NW 70th St, Ballard, Seattle.
  • December 3, 2009: "Celebration of Washington Winemakers" Tasting at The Local Vine, 2520 2nd Ave, Belltown, Seattle - 206.441.6000
  • November 25, 2009: Tasting at The Grape Choice, Kirkland, WA
  • November 10, 2009: Tasting at Louisa's Cafe & Bakery: "Harvest Hoopla" tasting and small-bites food pairing, Seattle, WA
  • October 31, 2009: Tasting at Vino Verite, Capitol Hill, Seattle, WA
  • October 9, 2009: Tasting at Portalis Wines, Ballard (The Recently Re-located Center of the Universe), Seattle, WA
  • September 23, 2009: ANIMALE at the Chef's Table! Join ANIMALE at the Chef's Tom Douglas' Table at the Palace Kitchen for a sampling of wine and small bites. A wine from ANIMALE and from two other wineries each will be paired with small bites created to match by Chef Tom Douglas. The Palace Kitchen is at 2030 Fifth Ave, Seattle, WA, Telephone (206) 448-2001
  • August 16, 2009: "BOTTLE SHOCKED! - Judgement of Fremont" Wine Tasting + Movie at including ANIMALE and 20 other Washington wineries and a screeing of the film "Bottle Shock", Fremont Outdoor Movies, Fremont (the Former Center of The Universe), Seattle, WA
  • August 8, 2009: Tasting at Hellams Vineyard, La Conner, WA
  • July 11, 2009: Tasting at All Things Wine in Renton, WA
  • June 27, 2009: Tasting at West Seattle Cellars, Seattle, WA
  • June 20, 2009: Tasting at European Vine Selections, Seattle, WA
  • April 15, 2009: "Sexy Syrah" Tasting and Benefit for Farestart - Salty's on Alki, Seattle, WA
  • April 5, 2009: Taste Washington Ultimate Wine Experience Tasting - Qwest Field Event Center, Seattle, WA
  • March 24, 2009: Tasting and Conversation with the Winemakers at St. Clouds, Seattle, WA
  • March 22, 2009: Tasting and Benefit for Lake Forest Park Rotary Club - Nile Country Club, 6601 244th St. SW, Seattle, WA
  • March 21, 2009: Tasting at Wildside Wine, Tacoma
  • March 15, 2009: Bags and Bottles Wine Tasting Extravaganza, Benefit for Gilda's Club - Westin Hotel, Seattle, WA
  • March 11, 2009: Tasting and benefit for Virginia Mason Medical Center, at Ferrari & Maserati of Seattle, Seattle, WA
  • February 28, 2009: Phinney Neighborhood Association Wine Taste 2009
  • January 18, 2009: ANIMALE Wine Pairing Dinner at A Caprice Kitchen, Ballard: a five-course meal prepared by Chef Anne Catherine, each course matched with an ANIMALE wine of the 2006 vintage.
  • November 15, 2008: Washington Health Foundation Tasting/Benefit/Gala, Seattle, WA
  • November 15, 2008: 20something - The New Vintage - Tasting - Fremont Studios, Seattle, WA
  • October 23, 2008: Tasting at Vino Verite, Capitol Hill, Seattle, WA
  • October 16, 2008: ANIMALE winemaker Dinner at Carmelita: Chef Nicole Burrows cooked up a four-course Autumn menu, each course matched with a wine of the ANIMALE 2006 vintage! Greenwood, Seattle, WA
  • September 20, 2008: Tasting at Evergreen Cellars, Snohomish, WA
  • June 21, 2008: Tasting at West Seattle Cellars, West Seattle, WA
  • June 12, 2008: Tasting at PCC Fremont, Seattle, WA
  • June 6, 2008: Tasting at Portalis Wines, Ballard, Seattle, WA
  • May 24, 2008: Tasting at Hellams Vineyard, La Conner, WA
  • May 17, 2008: Tasting at Compass Wines, Anacortes, WA
  • April 27, 2008: Tasting and Benefit for Lake Forest Park Rotary Club - Nile Country Club, Seattle, WA
  • April 16, 2008: "Sexy Syrah" Tasting and Benefit for Farestart - Salty's on Alki, Seattle, WA
  • April 6, 2008: Taste Washington Ultimate Wine Experience Tasting - Qwest Field Event Center, Seattle, WA
  • March 28, 2008: Tasting at City Cellars, Seattle, WA
  • March 22, 2008: Tasting at European Vine Selections, Seattle, WA
  • March 9, 2008: Bags and Bottles Wine Tasting Extravaganza Benefit for Gilda's Club - W Hotel, Seattle, WA
  • March 1, 2008: Phinney Neighborhood Association Wine Taste 2008 - Phinney Center, Seattle, WA
  • February 29, 2008: 20something - The New Vintage - Tasting - W Hotel, Seattle, WA
  • February 2, 2008, 6pm American Heart Association Seattle Heart Ball - Dinner - Tasting - Benefit - Seattle Sheraton, Seattle, WA
  • November 17, 2007: Washington Health Foundation Tasting/Benefit/Gala, Seattle, WA
  • September 21, 2007: Tasting at City Cellars, Seattle, WA
  • July 28, 2007: Tasting at Evergreen Cellars, Snohomish, WA
  • July 12, 2007: Tasting at Porcella Urban Market, Bellevue, WA
  • June 29, 2007: Tasting and Benefit for Gilda's Club, Waterways Cruises, Seattle, WA
  • June 14, 2007: Tasting at PCC Fremont, Seattle, WA
  • May 26, 2007: Tasting at Hellams Vineyard, La Conner, WA
  • May 12, 2007: Tasting - benefit for Lake Forest Park Rotary, The Lakeside, Seattle, WA
  • May 10, 2007: Tasting at West Seattle Cellars, Seattle, WA
  • April 20, 2007: Tasting at Portalis, Seattle, WA
  • April 15, 2007: Taste Washington Ultimate Wine Experience - Qwest Field Event Center, Seattle, WA
  • April 14, 2007: Taste Washington 20something Tasting - Qwest Field West Club Lounge, Seattle, WA
  • April 4, 2007: Sexy Syrah! Tasting and Benefit for Farestart - Salty's on Alki, West Seattle, WA
  • March 11, 2007: American Institute of Wine and Food Washington Syrah Vintner Dinner, Kaspar's, Seattle, WA
  • March 3, 2007: Phinney Neighborhood Association - Wine Taste 2007
  • February 21, 2007: NW Boutique Winery Showcase, The Lakeside, Seattle, WA
  • December 8, 2006: Tasting at Cellars Wine Shop, Monroe, WA
  • November 18, 2006: Tasting at European Vine Sele 2006: Tasting at European Vine Selections (EVS), Seattle
  • September 16, 2006: Tasting at Compass Wines, Anacortes, WA
  • September 11, 2006: Women for Winesense "Seductive Syrah" Event, Salty's at Alki, Seattle
  • September 9, 2006: Tasting at Arista Wines, Edmonds, WA
  • September 1, 2006: Tasting at City Cellars, Seattle
  • July 22, 2006: Tasting at StateVines - Duvall, WA
  • June 24, 2006: Tasting at Hellams Vineyard - La Conner, WA
  • April 8, 2006: Taste Washington! The Washington wine mega-tasting event of the year. Hundreds of Washington wineries, and restaurants, and thousands of attendees!
  • March 21, 2006: "Sexy Syrah" tasting and benefit for Farestart: ANIMALE and a select group of other Washington Syrah-producing wineries at Salty's on Alki - West Seattle, WA
  • March 4, 2006: Phinney Neighborhood Association Wine Tasting/Benefit
  • February 4, 2006: Edmonds Daybreaker Rotary Club - Dinner/Tasting/Auction, Edmonds, WA
  • January 14, 2006: Tasting at European Vine Selections, Capital Hill, Seattle, WA
  • December 22, 2005: ANIMALE on Seattle television! ANIMALE was featured in a short 2-part program on wine labels with animales on them. KING5 TV reporter Tim Robinson visited the ANIMALE production facilities and interviewed Bunny the winery cat as well as Matt the winemaker. Bunny the cat was unusually relaxed during this taping (unlike the winemaker)!
  • December 9, 2005: Tasting at "The Wine Shop on 24th", Ballard, WA
  • December 6, 2005: "Sign The Wine" Tasting and Benefit for Seattle Children's Home - Golden Gardens Bathhouse/Event Center, Ballard, WA
  • October 20, 2005: 'Garage' Winemaker Dinner at Elliott's Oyster House, Pier 56, Seattle
  • September 17, 2005: Tasting at Hellams Vineyard - La Conner, WA
  • September 10, 2005: Tasting at Statevines - Duvall, WA
  • September 8, 2005: Tasting at Portalis Wines, Ballard, WA
  • September 3, 2005: Tasting at Great Blue Heron Wine Cellars/Brindles Market- Camano Island, WA
  • April 10, 2005: Taste Washington Qwest Field Events Center, Seattle (180 Washington wineries, 100 restaurants, benefit for FareStart and Washington Wine Education Foundation
  • April 8, 2005: Taste Washington MAGNUM Event - Bell Harbor International Conference Center, Seattle
  • April 1, 2005: Edmonds Daybreaker Rotary Benefit and auction - Edmonds, WA
  • March 30, 2005: "Sexy Syrah" Benefit for Farestart (30 Washington Wineries pouring Syrah) Salty's on Alki - West Seattle, WA
  • March 19, 2005: Capital Food and Wine Festival - Benefit for St. Martins's College Scholarship Fund - Lacey, WA
  • March 10, 2005: Tasting at PCC - Fremont - Seattle, WA
  • March 5, 2005: Tasting at Compass Wines - Anacortes, WA
  • February 5, 2005: Tasting at CRUSH - Wines of Washington (since renamed State Vines) - Duvall, WA
  • January 29, 2005: Tasting at The Wine Shop on 24th - Ballard - Seattle, WA
  • January 23, 2005: Tasting at Portalis Wine Shop + Wine Bar - Ballard - Seattle, WA
  • January 20, 2005: Tasting at West Seattle Cellars - West Seattle, WA
  • January 15, 2005: Tasting at Arista Wine Cellars - Edmonds, WA
  • December 7, 2004: "Sign the Wine" Benefit for Hope-Link (19 Washington winemakers signing bottles!) - Golf Club at Newcastle, Bellevue, WA
  • December 5, 2004: Tasting at Portalis Wine Shop + Wine Bar - Ballard - Seattle, WA
  • November 20, 2004: Tasting at Great Blue Heron Wine Cellars/Brindles Market - Camano Island, WA
  • October 17, 2003: Tasting at Pike and Western Wines - Seattle, WA