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  JUNE - JULY  

 



:: 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). Informal and fun. Served from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tasting fee.

June 5 - Celebrate June! Time for our summer Champagne festival.

June 19 - The great Rieslings of Alsace, France

July 3 - Wonderful white wines from Oregon to start the Independence Day weekend.



:: Saturday Afternoon Tastings ::

Our select samplers are poured on Saturday, starting at noon
and until the well runs dry. There is no charge.

May 30 - May is Oregon Wine Month! Let’s celebrate with a tasting of delightful newly-released Oregon wines: Belle Pente, Vincent, and Del Rio are in the house.

June 6 - All France: Dom. Maison Cheverny, Cédrick Bardin Sancerre, Ch. Côtes de Bonde Bordeaux, Les Chemins de Bassac ISA, Ch. Trillol Grenache-Syrah, and Les Clos Perdus Cuvée 111.

June 13 - From Italy: Elvio Tintero Rosato, San Matteo Gavi, Alberto Crespi Nebbiolo Luporosso, Tenuta di Gracciano della Seta Rosso di Montepulciano, and Castello di Farnetella Chianti. Plus: We pour our Iberian sampler.

June 20 - - Welcome summer with a taste of our Provencal Rosé Sampler. Plus, from Burgundy: Dom. Roy Montagny 1er Cru, Thierry Laffay Chablis, Pascal Aufranc Chénas, and J. Drouhin Côte de Nuits-Villages.

June 27 - Superb wines from here and there: Stadt Krems Grüner Veltliner, Matello Whistling Ridge White Wine, White Rose Pinot Noir Black Thorn Cuvée, and Bernabeleva Camino de Navaherreros.


 


Special Event at L&E:

SPANISH AND PORTUGUESE WINE TASTING
WITH PATRICK MATA

Monday, June 15, 6:15-7:30 p.m.


Please join us for a tasting of some of the finest selections of Spanish and Portuguese wines Portland has ever seen!

Patrick Mata, co-owner of Ole Imports, will be on hand to talk about these superlative wines and share his extraordinary passion for wine. The evening will introduce many of you to whole new level of great Iberian wines.

No reservations needed; starts at 6:15 p.m. Fee: 10.00


Portugal:
NV Caves Sao Joao, Rose Brut, Bairrada ... 17.99 / 184.57
2014 Papa Godello, Faldeorras, 100% Godello ... 15.99 / 164.05
2013 Luis Seabra Vinhos Lda Xisto, Cru Branco, Duoro ... 53.99 / 553.94
1995 Poco do Lobo Branco, Bairrada, 100% Arinto ... 31.99 / 328.22
1985 Frei Joao Tinto, Bairrada, 100% Baga .... 44.99 / 461.60
1985 Porta Dos Cavaleiros Tinto, Dao ... 34.99 / 359.00

Spain:
2013 Leirana Finca Genoveva Rias Baixas, 100% Albarino ... 39.99 / $410.30
2013 Ultreia La Claudina, Bierzo, 100% Godello ... 55.99 / 574.46
2014 Vizcarra Senda del Oro Roble, Ribera del Duero ... 19.99 / 205.09
2014 Armas de Guerra Rosado, Bierzo, 100% Mencia ... 10.99 / 112.75
2013 Orto Tinto, Montsant ... 27.99 / 287.17
2006 La Antigua Clasico Reserva, Rioja ... 24.99 / 256.39


 


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