Wine Pick of the Month: The Conqueror
The Conqueror 2012 Red Blend and 2013 Chardonnay are superior wines with bold flavors.
With aromas of berry, cocoa and vanilla, the Red Blend is a tart and full flavored wine to accompany any dish.
The Chardonnay possesses hints of butter, vanilla and barrel spice with tropical fruit, which pairs beautifully with fish.
Try both varieties for $9.99 at Orcas Island Market this month.
Since the 1800’s, Hempler’s has been producing the highest quality meat products using family recipes brought all the way from Borken, Germany. Based in Bellingham, Washington, Hempler’s is still being run by the son and granddaughter of founder, Hans Hempler. They focus on using local ingredients to create the best meat products. Try a variety of delicious sausages and bacon at Orcas Island Market.Learn More
The Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival is celebrating its 20th year of bringing wonderful classical music to the islands during the month of August. From Mendelssohn to Schubert to Brahms and Tchaikovsky - all of the classics will be performed from August 5 - 20.
Check out all of the events happening on Orcas Island in August under the myCommunity page.
As one of the largest of the 172 named islands in San Juan County, Orcas Island allows you to experience a beautiful mix of the arts, the outdoors and laid-back pace of island life.
Whether you are looking for a unique celebration for the family, or the perfect romantic getaway, with over 57 square miles of adventure, you'll be sure to find it all here.