Tasting Experiences to Meet Your Interests and Preferences

Novelty Hill-Januik is pleased to welcome drop-in guests to our Woodinville tasting bar open daily from 11-5.  For larger groups or those looking for an exclusive tasting experience, we offer a choice of three wine tastings available by appointment only.  So that we may facilitate a memorable visit, please call us at 425-481-5502 if your group has special interests or requires special assistance.

Private Reserve Tour & Tasting

A Connoisseurs’ Tasting for 2-10 Guests
Winery Tour and Limited Release Wine Tasting & Pairing

What makes Washington wines unique and what differentiates veteran winemaker Mike Januik’s wines from others?  A knowledgeable tour guide will lead Private Reserve Tour & Tasting guests on a walking tour of the winery’s fermentation and barrel rooms providing an insider’s look at winemaking.  Afterwards, enjoy a guided seated tasting of four specially selected limited-release wines, each thoughtfully paired with a small bite courtesy of winery Chef Seth Fernald.

  • $45 per person
  • Allow 90 minutes
  • By reservation only. Make arrangements by emailing reservations@noveltyhilljanuik.com. Include your name, date, size of group, daytime telephone number and any questions you may have.  We will respond within 48 hours.
  • 10% discount on all bottle purchases day of tasting
  • Shipping included on case purchases day of event
  • A credit card guarantee is required
  • Cancellations will be accepted up to 24 hours before the reservation.  After that time, we are unable to issue refunds.

Rosé Cafe

90-Minute Private Seating for 2-20 Guests
Enjoy Spring Run Rosé and Small Bites

Gather family and friends to celebrate the return of warm weather and spend an afternoon sipping our newly released 2016 Spring Run Rosé while enjoyng small bites in a special area of the winery set aside for Rosé lovers like you!

  • $22 per person includes reserved 90-minute seating, small bites served family-style and one bottle of Spring Run Rosé per two guests
  • By reservation only. Make arrangements by emailing reservations@noveltyhilljanuik.com and include your name, date, size of group, daytime telephone number and any questions you may have.  We will respond within 48 hours.
  • Groups of 2-20 welcomed
  • 10% discount on all bottle purchases the day of the event
  • A credit card guarantee is required
  • Cancellations will be accepted up to 24 hours before the reservation.  After that time, we are unable to issue refunds.

Group Tastings

90-Minute Reserved Seating for Groups of 10 or More
Choose From One of Three Tasting Menus

Enhance your group’s visit to the winery by arranging a private seated tasting experience that allows you to select a menu suited to your guests’ wine interests and palate preferences.  With one of our knowledgeable hospitality attendants as your guide, this 90-minutes seated tasting is both fun and educational. Ask those geeky wine questions you’ve wanted answered for some time or simply kick back and enjoy the winery’s ambience and our acclaimed wines, it’s up to you!

  • $25 per person
  • Select from one of three tasting menus:  Racy White, Big Reds, or the most popular Mixed Favorites
  • 90-minute reserved seating
  • Groups of 10-40 welcomed; reservations required
  • Make reservations by emailing reservations@noveltyhilljanuik.com and include your name, date, size of group, daytime telephone number and any questions you may have.  We will respond within 48 hours.
  • 10% discount on bottle purchases the day of the event
  • A credit card guarantee is required
  • Cancellations will be accepted up to 24 hours before the reservation.  After that time, we are unable to issue refunds.
  • Inquire about adding a group cheese board or pizza to your reservation.  View samples under Tasting Experiences on our Photo Gallery.
  • Group Tasting Policy

Daily Tastings

Select Four Wines of Your Choice from an Extensive Menu
No Appointment Required

Join us at the tasting bar for a sampling of four wines of your choice. Our extensive tasting menu offers guests an opportunity to structure a tasting of Novelty Hill, Januik Winery or Andrew Januik wines based on personal preferences. Mix and match whites and reds; try a selection of Rhone varieties; taste a series of single vineyard wines; sample four unique Cabs or let our experienced hospitality staff design a tasting just for you.

  • $15 for four tastes
  • Customize your tasting
  • Tasting fee waived with three bottle purchase per guest
  • Join our Cellar Circle wine club and the tasting fee for 2 is waived
  • Allow 30 to 45 minutes
  • Reservation required for groups of 10 or more

SPECIAL NOTE FOR GROUPS VISITING BY APPOINTMENT:  To ensure your comfort, we advise dressing in warm layers for your tasting experience, as the seating area can sometimes be chilly due to the fact we are a working winery.  All Tasting Experience guests are seated in the best location available on the property, dependent on weather and other private events.

QUESTIONS?  Email reservations or call 425-481-5502.  We look forward to welcoming you.