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#28 Baer Ursa Columbia Valley 2012
Wine Spectator Top 100 | 2015 | 94 points
Ursa has done it again. From a pool of more than 18,000 wines, the editors of Wine Spectator have named the 2012 Ursa as the #28 wine in the world. The winning wines were selected in independent blind tastings based on 4 criteria: quality (represented by score), value (reflected by release price), availability (based on the number of cases made) and what Wine Spectator calls the “X”-factor—or, in other words, the excitement generated by the wine.
#6 Baer Ursa Columbia Valley 2008
Wine Spectator Top 100 | 2011 | 95 points
Winemaker Lance Baer founded Baer Winery in 2000, producing his wines in Woodinville, Wash., using grapes from Columbia Valley vineyards. After his death in 2007, his sister Lisa and his father, Les, took the reins and hired consulting winemaker Erica Orr. Baer’s signature wine, Ursa, Latin for “bear,” has always been impressive for its suppleness and pure flavors. The 2008, a blend that focuses on Merlot and Cabernet Franc, is the winery’s best wine yet.
Come meet us and taste Baer wines at these upcoming wine events . . .
Fall Release Weekend – 2014 Red Wines – Star, Ursa, Callisto, and Arctos
November 18 – 19, 2017 | 1:00 – 5:00 PM | Baer Winery, Woodinville, WA
Taste Washington 2018
March 22 – March 25, 2018 | Seattle, WA
Indulge in the premier wine and food experience. From a Grand Tasting featuring over 225 Washington wineries, to the exclusive Red & White Party, thought-provoking seminars, farm excursions and the energized and modern The New Vintage – experience it all at Taste Washington.
Farm-to-Table Dinner w/Heirloom Cookshop
October 7, 2017 | 5:00-8:00 PM | Carnation Farm
Join us for a culinary adventure as you experience a one-of-a-kind farm-to-table experience with Carnation Farms featuring Chef Kristen Schumacher of Heirloom Cookshop. Your evening will include a behind the scenes garden tour with Rosy Smit, Director of Farm-Based Education at Carnation Farms. Watch Chef Schu in action as she prepares delicious appetizers, while sharing her own personal tips and tricks. Finally, you will make your way to the table with sweeping views for an amazing seasonal feast paired with wines from Baer Winery. $90 per person.