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Portland Wine Tastings & Events

November 13-14
¡Salud! The Oregon Pinot Noir Auction will take place November 13-14. Aiming to raise money to provide access to healthcare services for Oregon's seasonal vineyard workers and their families, the weekend includes two events, a tasting and Big Board Auction, Dinner and Auction Gala. For tickets are information, visit ¡Salud! The Oregon Pinot Noir Auction's website
Gather your family and friends and spend Thanksgiving weekend wine tasting in Willamette Valley November 27-29
Gather your family and friends and spend Thanksgiving weekend wine tasting in Willamette Valley, Oregon. Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Pinot Noir's first arrival in Oregon, and honor the pioneers involved in its expansion ever since. Guests can enjoy food pairings, special tastings, holiday discounts, live music and more in one of the valley's biggest annual events. Each winery celebrates the weekend in its own way, and tasting costs vary by vineyard. Learn more about this holiday event at the Willamette Valley Wineries official website

A picturesque view of the Penner Ash Wine Cellars Ongoing
Penner-Ash Wine Cellars hosts new ongoing tasting and tour experiences for small and large groups through the summer and fall. Two drop-in tours daily, private winery tours with tastings, guided hikes through the grounds to learn about viticultural practices and more are offered as part of the behind-the-scenes experience. They have also created a robust menu in collaboration with local chefs and catering companies for business or social lunches and dinners. Choose from casual events such as casual wine tastings and tours to a lavish event of a seven-course meal prepared by chef Christopher Dahl from the Art of Catering paired with Pas de Nom wines from Penner-Ash for $350 a person. They are open daily from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. for tastings. To view more details, visit the Penner-Ash Wine Cellar official website. Penner-Ash Wine Cellars, 15771 N.E. Ribbon Ridge Rd., Newberg, Oregon 97132, 503-554-5545.
Pour's nightly happy hour from 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.offers $3 mystery pours along with $2-$3 appetizers. Select bottles of wine can also be ordered for $15. Pour, 2755 NE Broadway St., Portland, OR 97232, 503-288-7697.
Thirst presents Thirsty Tuesdays featuring a salad/starter, main dish and bottle for two priced at $44 per couple. On Wednesday's the Chef's Prix-Fixe menu is paired with wine; cost is $45 per person for three courses. On Thursdays there is complimentary wine tasting. All events run from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. For more information, call503-295-2747. Thirst, 0315 SW Montgomery St., Ste. 340, Portland, OR 97140, 503-295-2747.

For additional information on wine events, please contact:

Oregon Wines on Broadway
515 SW Broadway
Portland, OR 97205

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