We’re partnering with three of Seattle’s most prolific and prominent taste-makers to help you understand how Coffee, Chocolate & Wine is crafted at the highest level. Get an EXCLUSIVE behind the scenes Starbucks Reserve experience with tastings. Next visit Fran’s Chocolates charming production facility for a tour and tasting of their handcrafted delicacies that President Obama declared as his favorite chocolate. We’ll wrap up the tour in Seattle’s historic Pioneer Square neighborhood with a visit to Browne Family Vineyards for a flight of their premium Washington wines paired with artisanal cured meats and cheeses. Pickup, drop-off, and guided transport in a comfortable mini-coach included.
The world’s best coffee, chocolate and wine just happen to be created right here in the Pacific Northwest – let Show Me Seattle help you indulge your inner connoisseur.
When:Monday thru Friday, 9:30am to 1:00pm
Price:$99.00 per person plus tax
Pick-Up and Drop-offPickup at the Wells Fargo Bank, 1620-4th Avenue next to Westlake Center. Limited seats available with custom pickup at most downtown Seattle hotels, small upcharge for hotel pickup. Pickup times occur prior to tour start time.
TransportRound trip service in a comfortable 14 passenger mini-coach
Inclusions- EXCLUSIVE Starbucks Reserve tour and tasting
- Tour & Tasting at Fran’s Chocolate's production facility
- 4 Northwest wines paired with artisan meats & cheeses at Browne Family Vineyards
- Fully guided experience with transport provided
AgeMust be over 21
Important NoteA full meal is not included. Food is available for purchase at Starbucks Reserve, and there are a variety of restaurants near the final stop at Browne Family Vineyards. Just let your host know if you'd like to be left to explore Pioneer Square after the tour.
An Exclusive Starbucks Reserve Experience
Enjoy a private tasting at The Starbucks Reserve -sample exclusive blends and learn all about how they are created and how to pair coffee with food from the expert Starbucks staff. After the tasting there's time to shop and treat yourself to a pastry from the expansive Princi Bakery in the tasting room before you're whisked away to...
Fran’s Chocolates in Georgetown
Fran’s chocolates are known the world over as some of the most deliciously decadent, addictive treats. The salted caramels were famously shipped to the White House on a regular basis to satisfy President Obama’s cravings. View the factory floor within the lovingly restored historic Rainier brewery where all the chocolate magic happens, then sit down with one of Fran’s resident experts for a private tasting of some of her most desirable concoctions. Take advantage of a special discount for Show Me Seattle tour guests and grab some chocolates for gifts for loved ones back home, or for yourself. Then it's time to climb back on the coach and travel to the final destination...
Browne Family Vineyards in historic Pioneer Square.
At the final stop, experience a winery-style tasting paired with artisan cheeses and nibbles in a unique urban space nestled in a historic building in Seattle's oldest neighborhood. Inspired by the greatness of one man, William Bitner Browne, late grandfather of proprietor Andrew Browne, Browne Family Vineyards is a dream that has been many years in the making. Every decision made – from the vineyard to the bottle– reflects a commitment to premium Washington state wine of uncompromising quality, assuring cellar worthy vintages that stand the test of time. To date, Browne Family wines have received over 30 scores of 90 points from critical reviews.
Rickyshin: This tour it's a great way to see the major Seattle spots and also hit up some amazing viewpoints for breathtaking photos...
Wmjcameron: All throughout the tour, the guide shared with us information about what we were passing by. Definitely worth it...
Zipzilla: I would recommend this for tourists and locals alike - a little bit of history, a bit of local trivia, and delicious treats