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Wine Clubs

Become a bayleaf Wine Club member! You will learn about and enhance your wine knowledge, enjoy great deals on wine, invitations to our tastings, and a chance to meet new friends and toast with old friends.


Paella or Tray Catering, bayleaf offers a wide range options, all perfect for any occasion. 

Gift Certificates

You can purchase Gift Certificates online!  Complete the order form and we'll mail your Gift Certificate within 48 hours.  

Gift Certificates be used for in-store purchases as well as online store sales.

Not valid for Wine Club Memberships. If you wish to purchase a gift membership, go to the Wine Club page. When you select the Join Now option, you'll be given the option to purchase a gift wine club membership.

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By Richard 04 Dec, 2017
Before the panic sets in because you've forgotten to make reservations for your holiday party and now everything is booked, consider simplifying your life and hosting the party at your office. ​We can help. ​

Maybe ​you'd like to show recognition for your team. We've got you covered. ​

Or perhaps you're hosting a Christmas/New Year's party for your friends and family at home! Turn a holiday party into an extraordinary event that everyone will remember.

Simplify without sacrificing taste or presentation. bayleaf offers a wide range of cheeses, meats, and, marinated vegetables appropriate for any occasion. We can tailor our signature trays to your taste and budget. We are also happy to assist you in choosing the perfect wines, beers and cold drinks for your party.

​ We are here for you - so YOU can enjoy the holiday season​. Give us a call...
By Beth Kuchynka 19 Nov, 2017

bayleaf loves to harvest the latest and greatest seasonal treats for you, our loyal customers. Often, we find an item that is so darn good, though, that it’s worth a repeat appearance on the shelves. Last year staff and customers alike had such fabulous results from the Urban Accents Turkey Brine & Rub Kit, we brought it back again just in time for all of your holiday turkeys (referring – of course – to the birds, not the relatives).

With Thanksgiving less than a week away, panicked people, in search of the most tender and tasty turkey ever, were snatching up this foolproof, three-step kit before the shipment was even off the pallet - because they know brined is the only way to go.

Brined poultry (and pork) is always best because of osmosis, hypertonic saline solutions, semi-permeable membranes, and some other sciency words. More simply put, brining makes for moist and flavorful meat.

So, what are you waiting for? Get a turkey, get a kit, and get cooking! It’s as easy as 1 (brine the bird with the Spiced Brine Blend in the included leakproof, heavy duty, BPA-free, zip-top bag), 2 (season said bird with the Smoky Peppercorn & Herb Rub), 3 (roast, smoke, or deep fry).

Don’t forget, while you are in, to order some Oystercatcher rolls, pick up some Matiz Gallego Organic Chestnuts for stuffing, antipasto items for the relish tray, and wine…yes, wine…plenty of wine…like the annual favorite Pierre-Marie Chermette Beaujolais nouveau or our latest find, Willamette Valley Teutonic Red Blend (an 80% Gewurztraminer 20% Pinot Noir blend that’s absolutely perfect for turkey) or even a bottle of Champagne, if you dare!

Susan Wenzel wrote this article.  

By Beth Kuchynka 07 Nov, 2017
Neal’s Yard Dairy in London is regarded as one of the world’s best cheese shops, so it’s no surprise that bayleaf, 2017 Best of Whidbey Cheese Shop, would have Neal’s Yard Cheese in stock.

Neal’s Yard Dairy opened its doors in 1979 in an era when cheap and easy, mass-produced, processed, pre-packaged foods were quickly taking over the world markets. Their mission was to preserve the traditional British cheesemaking culture by forming lasting relationships with the best farmhouse cheesemakers from England and Ireland. Their goal was twofold - buy exceptional cheeses for their shop and foster the last few farms still producing cheeses with age-old care and proper methodology.

The cheeses are meticulously selected from forty regional cheesemakers and matured in Neal’s Yard temperature and humidity controlled facility in London, providing a set standard for maturation and preparation as well as for food safety as many of the cheeses are made using raw milk. Buyers from Neal’s Yard regularly visit each of the farms throughout the year to monitor the cheesemaking process and scrutinize each cheese for flavor, texture, color, and overall quality.

Neal’s Yard is as meticulous in deciding who can properly sell the cheeses as they are in the selection and care of each, so we at bayleaf were thrilled to be able to bring these preeminent selections to Whidbey Island. For a limited time, stop by and get a wedge of Appleby’s Cheshire - the traditional cheese used in Welsh Rarebit, Lancashire - the last farmhouse raw-milk Lancashire produced in the world, and Colston Bassett Stilton - one of the last properly made Stiltons anywhere.  

Beth Kuchynka and Susan Wenzel contributed to this article.
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