PDX Urban Wine Experience – May 1st

May is Oregon Wine Month. So get started with the PDX Urban Wine scene!

Sunday May 1st, our twelve winery members of the PDX Urban Winery Association will be pouring their latest releases. Join us for an afternoon of wine, food and fun. Each winery will be pouring 2-3 wines. You’ll get to talk directly with the owners and winemakers. Bottles will be available for sale with discounts on 6 and 12 bottle purchases. Small plates will be provided by Cuisinieres.

Sunday May 1st – 3-6pm.
Seven Bridges Winery
2303 N Harding Ave, Portland (map)

Tickets are $32 in advance / $40 at the door

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Holiday Winter Wine Soiree of PDX Urban Wineries

Kick off your holiday season the right way with a party with the winemakers! Join the member wineries of the PDX Winery Association at Cyril’s at Clay Pigeon Winery on Sunday December 6th from 6p-9p.

Admission is $20 or only $10 if you bring non-perishable food or personal hygiene items for the Oregon Food Bank. A portion of the admission will also be donated to the Food Bank as well. Your admission will include 10 tasting tickets and some light nosh. The tickets can be used with any of the wineries or turn in 4 tickets for a glass of wine. Additional tasting tickets will be available for purchase. Buy your tickets here!

Mix and match wines from all of the wineries for discounts on 6 and 12 bottles. It’s a great way to stock up on a few bottles from different wineries as well as to relax before the holiday season gets too crazy.

Wineries include:
Angel Vine
Clay Pigeon Winery
Division Winemaking Company
ENSO Winery
Fausse Piste
Fullerton Wines
Helioterra Wines
Hip Chicks do Wine
Jan Marc Wine Cellars
Seven Bridges Winery
Viola Wines
Willful Wines

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Last chance for early-bird tickets for PDX Urban Wine Experience!

It’s not too late to get your advanced, discounted tickets to the 5th annual PDX Urban Wine Experience grand tasting, at Union/Pine in Portland this Sunday, May 3.

Buy your tickets by end of day Thursday, April 30, to save 20% on admission.

Never fear, we will have full price tickets available at the door, but if you’re coming, save $$ by buying right now.

The tasting will feature new releases and limited production wines from all member wineries, including:

Clay Pigeon
Fausse Piste
Hip Chicks do Wine
Seven Bridges

Come taste Portland-made wines and don’t forget – all wines poured will be available for purchase with discounts available for quantity orders. Mix and match your favorites and save!

Buy your discounted tickets to the PDX Urban Wine Experience tasting here!

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PDX Urban Wine Experience tasting coming May 3

Get your advance tickets now for the 5th annual PDX Urban Wine Experience tasting. This event is always well attended and features all member wineries of PDX Urban Wineries, the association of producers making local wines right here in Portland, OR.

Come taste lots of new releases and stock up on bottles for summer. Get discounts for purchases of 6+ and 12+ bottles. It’s fine to mix and match from all wineries.

Bites and other creative eats from chef Althea Potter included with your admission.

PDX Urban Wine Experience details:

When: Sunday, May 3, 3015, 3-6pm
Where: Union Pine, 525 SE Pine St in Portland
Cost: $40 at the door, $32 pre-purchase online (20% off!)

Buy discounted PDX Urban Wine Experience tickets here.

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Urban Wine Tasting this January in Portland

It’s 2015 and the holidays are over. But that doesn’t mean you can’t still go wine tasting at urban wineries around Portland!

PDX Urban Wineries member tasting rooms are open in January with regular winter hours. Consult our member wineries page for specifics, and reach out directly to each winery with questions. We hope to see you on the Portland urban wine trail.

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Give Portland-made wines for the holidays

This year, give your family and friends wines made right here in Portland, OR. Our member winery tasting rooms are open for holiday wine tasting.

Come wine tasting this December and make sure to purchase bottles for gifts as well as your holiday celebrations. Gift certificates are also available.

Contact member wineries directly to confirm any special holiday hours. Hope to see you on the urban wine trail this holiday season.

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Holiday Winter Wine Soiree this Sunday!

Have you purchased your tickets to the PDX Urban Wineries annual Holiday Winter Wine Soiree this Sunday? This event features all of our members, all independent wineries located right here in the city of Portland.

What: PDX Urban Wineries Holiday Winter Wine Soiree
When: Sunday, December 7, 6-9pm
Where: Cyril’s at Clay Pigeon Winery, 815 SE Oak St at Sandy in inner SE Portland

Entry is $10 (or $5 at the door with 2 non-perishable food items for our local Food Bank). Your admission will include 5 tasting tickets and some light nosh. The tickets can be used with any of the wineries or turn in 4 tickets for a glass of wine. Additional tasting tickets will be available for purchase.

Plus, all wines will be available to purchase, mix and match with nice discounts for purchases of 6 and 12 bottles or more. Stock up for your holiday celebrations with wines from independent wineries right here in Portland.

Purchase advance tickets to the Holiday Winter Wine Soiree here.

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Lots of Thanksgiving related events coming up

There are several events in the coming month to celebrate the end of harvest and lead into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Check back as more events are added:

Pre-Thanksgiving Open House at Fausse Piste
537 SE Ash St #102 Portland, OR 97214
Open November 15th for this special event, 11am – 4pm. Pouring current releases from Fausse Piste and hosting Teutonic Wine Company.

Harvest Supper at SE Wine Collective
2425 SE 35th Place Portland, Ore. 503-208-2061
Sunday, November 16th 6:00pm
$75 per person with wine pairings
The harvest dinner party that inspired us to launch our monthly Supper Social series makes a triumphant third return on Sunday Nov. 16th. This dinner looks to be a truly sensational gastronomic post-harvest affair, once again featuring the amazing duo of Chef Katy Millard and Ksandek Podbielski of Coquine!

Join all ten Collective winemakers in revelry for our grandest Supper Social of the year as we celebrate the end of an epic and truly grand 2014 harvest!

Pre-Thanksgiving celebration at Clay Pigeon Winery
815 SE Oak St Portland, OR 97214 503.206.8117
Celebrating 2 years of business at Cyrils November 22nd 4pm – 10pm and November 23rd 4pm – 9pm. Come by for sparkling and cake on Saturday. Taste current Clay Pigeon Wines for $7.00. Throughout the weekend (both Saturday and Sunday) we are offering 50% off all Clay Pigeon glass pours, 20% off all bottle sales and 30% off any case purchases. Note: We will also have a trio of ideal holiday party cheeses at a very special price. Same wine bottle prices will apply on November 29th and 30th.

Urban Thanksgiving at the SE Wine Collective
2425 SE 35th Place Portland, Ore. 503-208-2061
Saturday November 22nd 3pm – 7pm
Celebrate pre-Thanksgiving weekend surrounded by great wine, good food, and a beautiful city at SE Wine Collective. Skip the trek to wine country for pours of fall releases from resident wine makers Vincent Wine Company, Helioterra Wines , Division Winemaking Company, Willful Wines, Jackalope Wine Cellars, 5Q, James Rahn Wine Co., Jasper Sisco, Ore Winery and Fullerton Wines at the innovative wine production facility and tasting bar. Chef Althea Grey Potter will be cooking Braised Turkey Tacos with festive and wine friendly toppings. Additionally, two Wine Gift Packs will be available for purchase: The Oregon Classicist and The Oregon Experimentalist—both perfect for the upcoming holiday season.

Thanksgiving Weekend Events:

Jan Marc Wine Cellars
2110 N. Ainsworth Street, Portland OR 97217 503-341-4531
Visit Jan-Marc Wine Cellars in the charming Overlook neighborhood on Saturday the 29th and Sunday the 30th from 12-4pm. The Garagiste will be offering all wines at a 10% discount. Tasting fee of $5, refundable with purchase. Portland’s tiniest winery produces elegant Willamette Valley Pinot Noir, sleek white wines and big, bold reds from the Columbia Gorge AVA.

Hip Chicks do Wine
4510 SE 23rd Avenue, Portland OR 97202 503-234-3790
Wine Country without the Drive! November 27-30
Only $15 admission gets you a taste of EVERY wine we make, appetizers, live music and a logo glass! Why drive all over wine country when you can try it all in one place at our cozy SE Portland Winery. Don’t feel like imbibing? Non-drinkers/designated drivers are welcome at the discounted rate of $7.50–you can still nosh on the food, listen to music and enjoy some complimentary non-alcoholic beverages. A portion of all Admissions will be donated to Our House of Portland and local artisan jewelry company Nicolas Stone will be on site and donating a portion of all jewelry sales to Our House as well!

Friday and Saturday 11am – 9pm
Sunday 11am – 6pm

Seven Bridges Winery
2303 N. Harding Portland, OR 97227 503- 203-2583
Black Friday Wine Down Party November 28th 3pm-7pm: Join us after (or instead of) shopping for wine tasting, small bites, and Black Friday specials! Open Thanksgiving weekend Saturday and Sunday 1-5pm with a $10 tasting fee.

Viola Wine Cellars
@ cork • a bottle shop, 2901 NE Alberta St Portland, OR 97211 503.333.8289
Friday, 11/28 from 12-7pm
Saturday, 11/29 from 12-6pm

@ the winery
Sunday, 11/30 by appointment only 503.333.8289
Come taste our current red releases as a 3 glass flight featuring our Barbera d’Alder, Dolcetto d’Allegre and Alberta Rosso. $10 tasting fee waived with the purchase of any Viola bottle. And 10% off for all Little Boxes participants!

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Harvest in Portland 2014

If you live in Portland or are visiting the city in September and October, the grape harvest is on.

Visit PDX Urban Wineries members all over the east and north side of Portland to experience the harvest in an urban winery setting.

We’ll be sorting grapes, managing fermentations, using the press and filling barrels for several weeks to come. Visit our tasting rooms and come say hello as we produce the newest vintage.

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Urban Wine Weekend in Portland August 16-17 – updated Monday

Make special plans to go wine tasting in Portland this coming weekend, August 16-17. Why? It’s our quarterly Portland Urban Wine Weekend, of course.

That means PDX Urban Wineries members will be open and offering special things to try. Jan Marc Cellars on Ainsworth in N. Portland will be opening the garage door for a special Saturday only event, pouring four whites and two reds, including the new release 2012 Bastard Red. 2110 N Ainsworth Street.

Over at the SE Wine Collective off SE Division and 35th Place, the tasting bar will feature a special $10 flight of member wineries Division Winemaking Company, Fullerton Wines and Helioterra Wines, and the 2013 Melon de Bourgogne from Collective alum Bow & Arrow. 2425 SE 35th Place.

[updated Monday 8/11]
Hip Chicks do Wine are throwing a huge blow out for Urban Wine Weekend on Saturday, August 16, 4-8pm, celebrating their 15th anniversary as a winery, all of those years in Portland. These women established the modern age of PDX urban winemaking and are a driving force behind PDX Urban Wineries the organization. 4510 SE 23rd Avenue. Advance tickets here.

Newest member Fausse Piste will be open 1-6pm Saturday and Sunday, August 16-17, for the only time before November. 537 SE Ash Street.

Check back for updates on late breaking special pourings. Or just plan to visit our member wineries and let the urban wine magic happen. We’ll take good care of you.

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