Wine & Spirits

Whatcom County wines range from traditional varieties featuring Yakima Valley grapes to very unique blends and ingredients, including locally-grown raspberries and hazelnuts. The wineries are open year-round for tastings and tours.  Distilleries include an apple orchard making its own vodka, and an urban moonshine maker. Great bars and happy hours are also plentiful.

Teresa’s Beer, Wine and Spirits Insider Blog features fun tips on local beverages, venues and related events.

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Wine & Spirits Links & Resources

Aslan Depot | 360-392-0123
1322 N. State Street, Bellingham
The Aslan Depot serves as a barrel-aging facility, taproom, and event space located in the historic Union Depot building in downtown Bellingham. Featuring a diverse range of artisan beer, cider, and wine. Aslan’s barrel-aged, blended, and unique brews are joined by guest taps of varied craft breweries.
BelleWood Acres | 360-318-7720
6140 Guide Meridian, Lynden
One of Northwest Washington's largest apple orchards. U-Pick apples and pumpkins. Farm market features fresh, locally grown produce. All-new 14,000 square-foot building offers an expanded farm market, distillery, gift shop plus a bistro and bakery. Available for Private Events. | dorie@bellewoodfarms.com
Chuckanut Bay Distillery | 360-738-7179
1115 Railroad Avenue, Bellingham
Chuckanut Bay Distillery is devoted to producing high-quality, “slow-crafted” spirits. All of our award winning spirits are created using locally-sourced ingredients. Just five years after opening, we have created and sell nine different kinds of slow-crafted liquors and liqueurs. | info@chuckanutbaydistillery.com
Samson Estates Winery | 360-966-7787
1861 Van Dyk Road, Everson
Samson Estates Winery is an artisan family-owned winery producing unique and flavorful fruit and dessert wines. We source high-quality red and white wines from the finest growing regions in Eastern Washington. | info@samsonestates.com
The Blue Abode Bar | (360) 656-5022
2925 Newmarket Street Suite 104, Bellingham
Located in Barkley Village beside MOD Pizza - a comfortable neighborhood “Bellingham Bar” featuring craft cocktails made with local spirits & house-made ingredients, local beers, wine, and light food options. Open 7 days/week. HAPPY HOUR until 5:30 p.m. daily. | kurt_h@hotmail.com
The Shakedown/The Racket | (360) 778-1067
1220 N State St., Bellingham
The Shakedown, and our attached bar, The Racket, has quality live music, a pinball lounge, authentic cheesesteaks and affordable cocktails. We serve food from 11 am to 11 pm and The Racket never has a cover. Check our website for show listings. | info@shakedownbellingham.com

Galloways Cocktail Bar
1200 10th Street Suite 102, Bellingham
360-920-7598
manager@gallowayscocktail.bar
Mount Baker Vineyards
4298 Mt Baker Highway, Everson
360-592-2300
mountbakervineyards@frontier.com
Whatcom Winery & Distillery Association
3950 Hammer Drive – Suite 101, Bellingham
 
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