Mt. Rainier Wine Festival - Crystal Mountain Resort, Enumclaw, WA
Saturday, July 8th, 2017, 2:00pm - 7:00pm

Beautiful alpine setting, delicious wine, live music, tapas and other fun festivities makes for the perfect northwest summer evening.

Entry fee includes 8 tasting tickets, souvenier wine glass, raffle tiket and light appetizers. Get tickets by clicking here.



Sip, Savor & Social at Pt. Defiance - Pagoda at Pt. Defiance, Tacoma, WA
Thursday, July 13th, 2017, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

A warm July evening at the beautiful Pagoda at Pt. Defiance. Sip wine and enjoy the music and hors d'oeuvres.

Patrons will enjoy 5 tasting of their choice from great local wine, beer & spirits. Register by clicking here.



Wine Garden at Train Concert - Gorge Amphitheatre, George, WA
Saturday, July 15th, 2017, 6:00pm - 11:00pm

Join us in the wine garden at the Train concert at the northwest's iconic Gorge Amphitheatre. Enjoy delicious wine at this sizzling hot summer event!

Music linup includes OAR, Natasha Bedingfield, Michael Franti and TRAIN.

Concert tickets must be purchased to enter the wine garden. Get tickets by clicking here.



Garden and Grapes with Ciscoe Morris - Chase Garden, Orting, WA
Saturday, May 21st, 2016, 4:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening of wine tasting and hors d'oeuvres at Chase Garden.

Recognized as "one of the ten most beautiful gardens in America," featuring special guest and Northwest gardener Ciscoe Morris.

Advance reservations will be required to attend the event. Get tickets by clicking here.



Anacortes Spring Wine Festival - Port Warehouse Event Center, Anacortes, WA
Saturday, April 9th, 2016, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Come join us at the Anacortes Spring Wine Festival!.

Enjoy wonderful wine tasting, music and art, while enjoying the amazing Skagit Valley tulip fields in full bloom.

Tickets are available online; VIP Entry, General Admission and Food Only tickets are avilable by clicking here.



September Winemaker's Dinner - Kelly's Mercantile, Enumclaw
Wednesday, September 30th, 2015, 6:30pm - 10:00pm

Join us for our September Winemaker's Dinner, "An Ode to Harvest Season." Enjoy a six course meal with wine pairings from Marcus Sophia Winery, designed by Chef Nicholas Thayse and accompanied by winemaker Leala Cramer.

Chef Nicholas will highlight all of the lovely seasonal flavors from the farm, forest, sea and vineyard!

More information and tickets can be found by clicking here.



WSU Wine Symposium - The Foundary, Seattle
Thursday, August 20th, 2015, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Join Marcus Sophia Winery at The Foundary in downtown Seattle to taste wines from some of Washington's finest producers. Mingle with fellow Cougs, enjoy some good conversation and great wine!

More information and tickets can be found by clicking here.



Women Stars of Food and Wine - Columbia Tower Club, Seattle
Sunday, February 8th, 2015, 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Winemaker Leala Cramer joins Chefs, Sommeliers and fellow Winemakers from the Northwest to celebrate delicious food and hand-crafted wine.

For more information about the event, click here.

Help to support the Women's Funding Alliance, envisioning a world where all women and girls have the opportunity to live, lead and thrive.

Get tickets in advance for $50 (or two for $90) by clicking here.



Robert Parker's Wine Advocates - Recent Reviews, June 2014
Jun 30, 2014

2010 Marcus Sophia "Two Rivers" Syrah - 89 Pts
2010 Marcus Sophia "Aurelius" Cabernet - 88 Pts
2010 Marcus Sophia "Liberty Ridge" Red Blend - 88 Pts


To read the full reviews, see our Acclaim page.



Marcus Sophia Winery Continues to Produce Award Winning Wines
April 17th, 2014

Marcus Sophia Winery's "Aurelius" Cabernet and "Two Rivers" Syrah take two Silver Medals in the Great Northwest Wine Competition in 2014. To read more from Great Northwest Wine and see the full list of results of the competition, click here.



Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - 90 Points - 2010 Viognier
Nov 3rd, 2011

Review by Dr. Jay Miller - Marcus Sophia's 2010 Viognier Lonesome Spring Ranch was fermented and raised sur lie with batonnage for 6 months. It offers up a delightful perfume of peach, apricot, mineral, and nutmeg. In the glass it opens to reveal a smooth texture, dry fruity flavors, impeccable balance, and a lengthy, seamless finish. It is an outstanding value in Viognier meant for drinking over the next 3-4 years.



Wine and Art in the Garden at Windmill Bistro
July 27th, 2013

Please join us Saturday, July 27th from 1-5PM for an unforgettable afternoon celebrating delicious wine and original paintings in the beautiful Windmill Gardens.Winemaker Leala Cramer of Marcus Sophia Winery will be present to pour her award winning wines, while you stroll through beautiful gardens, enjoying a gorgeous exhibition of impressionist art.Included in ticket price you will have the opportunity to taste a flight of six wines from our newly released collection.

In addition, each ticket holder will receive a complimentary tasting for up to four people at Marcus Sophia Winery. Wines will be available for purchase at the event. Ticket holders will also receive a $10 discount at the Windmill Bistro with the purchase of two entrees.

Please call Windmill Bistro at 253-826-7897 to make reservations. Mention the Wine & Art in the Garden event and have your ticket number handy upon reservation.Tickets are $20 online if purchased in advance, or $23.00 at the door.

To purchase tickets online, click here.




Winemaker's Dinner at Windmill Bistro, Sumner, WA
Feb, 2012

Please join us for an unforgettable evening and celebration of delicious food and wine on February 10th, 2013 at 6pm. Winemaker Leala Cramer will collaborate with Chef Bruce Patterson of Windmill Bistro in Sumner Washington. Chef Bruce will prepare a five-course dinner that will perfectly pair with our award winning wines.

The dinner is limited to 50 guests and is by reservation only. The cost of th event is $75 per person with a $25 deposit required upon reservation. To make a reservation for this event, please contact the Windmill Bistro directly at 253-826-7897.



2012 Seattle Wine Awards - Silver Medal - 2009 Marcus Sophia Winery Cabernet Franc
May 22nd, 2012

Marcus Sophia Winery has received a Silver Medal on our 2009 Cabernet Franc at the Seattle Wine Awards for 2012. The Seattle Wine Awards offer an insight into Washington's premier wines, hosting a world-class tasting panel of Seattle's most prominent wine professionals.



Cougars Wine Tasting at Wine World Warehouse - Seattle, WA
Apr 20th, 2012


Marcus Sophia Winery will be pouring at the Cougars Wine Tasting Alumni event at the Wine World Warehouse in Seattle's University District. The event is on Friday, April 20th at 5:30pm and is open to all WSU alumni as well as anyone from the public that is interested in enjoying great wine and tasty appetizers. Appetizers will be provided by Herban Feast Catering.

The event will take place in the the VIP Lounge of the Ballroom. You may buy tickets by going to the Cougar Alumni page. We hope to see everyone there!



Pike Place Market - Arcade Lights
Oct 7th, 2011


Marcus Sophia Winery will be a participating vendor at the Pike Place Market's Arcade Lights celebration. Join us at the historic Pike Place Market in beautiful downtown Seattle for a celebration with more than 50 local food, beer and wine businesses. Have the opportunity to meet the producers as you stroll the various Arcade tables. Come relax and enjoy live music, entertainment and atmosphere. The event will take place on Friday, October 7th from 6:30 to 9:30PM.

An entry fee of $25 includes 10 tokens to redeem for your choice of food, beverage or merchandise.
For more information about the event, please click here: Pike Place Market's Arcade Lights

You can buy tickets to the event by going to Brown Paper Tickets.



Taste of Tulalip 2011
Nov 11th, 2011


Marcus Sophia Winery will be participating in the Taste of Tulalip 2011 event at the Tulalip Casino in Tulalip, WA. The event has received the "Best Event Featuring Washington Wines" - Washington Wine Restaurant Awards. The event will take place on Friday, November 11th and Saturday November 12th.

For more information about the event, please click here: Taste of Tulalip 2011 Event Page
You can buy tickets to the event by going to Brown Paper Tickets. You can also find a general information sheet about the event by clicking here.



20 Something - The New Vintage
Nov 19th, 2011

Marcus Sophia Winery will also be participating in the 6th annual 20 Something - The New Vintage event put on by the Washington State Wine Commission, featuring 75 Washington Winemakers. A perfect opportunity to learn about Washington's world-class wines in a relaxed, fun and young atmosphere.

The event will occur November 19th, 2011 from 6-10pm at Fremont Studios. Tickets are now on sale and can also be purchased through Brown Paper Tickets.

For more information about the event, you can visit the event website: 20 Something - The New Vintage.



Marcus Sophia Winery Launches Online Sales
July 8th, 2011

Marcus Sophia Winery is pleased to announce our opening of online sales to Washington State residents! Shipping to more states will become available in the very near future so check back often, or shoot us an email to see when shipping to your state will become available. If you would like to visit our online store, click here: Marcus Sophia Winery Online Store

Note: All online sales are protected with 256-bit encryption so your information remains safe while you shop.



Marcus Sophia Winery featured on Wine Press Northwest
May 10th, 2011


Marcus Sophia Winery is excited to share this interview from Taste Washington Seattle with Wine Press Northwest. Please find the podcast interview at the following link: Wine Press Northwest


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