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:: Friday Evening Tastings ::

Great tastings held on the first and third Fridays of each month. We serve a “flight” of five wines ($) and usually a super-pour (extra $ and optional). 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tasting fee varies.

Sept. 7 - The Greek Wine Revolution: It ain’t just Retsina!

Sept. 21 - Classic American Wines from California and Washington: 1993-2005

Oct. 5 - Great Syrahs from Washington


:: Saturday Afternoon Tastings ::

Our select samplers are poured each Saturday, 12:00 to 4:30 p.m. No charge.

Sept. 1 - Great wines from France’s Loire Valley: Dom. des Baumard Cremant Rose Brut Extra, Francois Cazin Cheverny Le Petit Chambord, Isabelle et Pierre Clement Dom. de Chatenoy Menetou-Salon, and Dom. des Echardieres Le Becassou.

Sept. 8 - Touring France: From Burgundy: Dom. Alain Chavy Bourgogne Chardonnay, Joseph Burrier Ch. Beauregard Pouilly-Fuisse, and Dom. Michel Prunier Cote de Beaune-Villages. From the Savoie: Dom. de l’Idylle Cruet. From Bordeaux: Ch. Pique Caillou.

Sept. 15 - Wines from here and there: Cameron Reserve Pinot Noir (Oregon); Luis Pato Vinhas Velhas Vinho Branco (Portugal); Pazo das Tapias Godello Cepas Viejas Finca os Cobatos (Spain); and Falchini Paretaio Rosso (Italy).

Sept. 22 - Superlative wines from the South of France: Ch. Font du Broc Rose, Olivier Pithon Mon P’tit Pithon IGP, and Dom. le Couroulu Vacqueyras Cuvee Classique.

Sept. 29 - Pamela Lenzi from Petroio will be on hand to pour new vintages of the Fattoria di Petroio Chiantis.

:: Special Events ::


Paitin Wine Tasting with Luca Pasquero Elia
Wednesday, Sept. 19, 6:00-7:15 p.m.

Please join us for an informal tasting of superb Piemontese wines from Azienda Agricola Paitin with Luca Pasquero Elia, son and nephew of the winemakers and owners of this great estate. Reservations not necessary. Tasting fee: $10.

Wines to be tasted
2017 Langhe Arneis "Elisa'
2013 Barbera d'Alba Superiore Camolive
2015 Nebbiolo d'Alba Ca' Veja
2013 Barbaresco Serraboella
2013 Barbaresco Sori Paitin
2001 Barbaresco Sori Paitin
2004 Barbaresco Riserva V.V. Sori Paitin
2010 Barbaresco Riserva V.V. Sori Paitin

Fattoria di Petroio Wine Tasting with Pamela Lenzi
Saturday, Sept. 29, 12-4 p.m.

Meet Pamela Lenzi from Fattoria Petroio, her family's historic estate in Tuscany, who will be here to share Petroio's gorgeous Chianti wines. No fee.

Wine Dinner with Laurent Drouhin
at Bluehour Restaurant

Monday, Oct. 29, 6:45 p.m.

Please join us for an exciting evening, to dine and sample the great Burgundy wines of Maison Joseph Drouhin with our special guest, Laurent Drouhin. Our menu will be prepared and served at Portland's acclaimed Bluehour restaurant, located in the Pearl District at 250 NW 13th Ave.

Seating is limited. For reservations please contact Liner & Elsen, or reserve your seats online. $150 per person, all inclusive.

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