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APRIL - MAY


:: 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.

April 4 - It’s the sublime red wine of Piedmont: Nebbiolo!

April 18 - Valpolicella: Great wines from the Veneto.

May 2 - Albariños: Superb wines of Spain.





:: Saturday Afternoon Tastings ::

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

April 5
• Daniel Immich & The Tuttles (Teutonic Winery) will be on hand with wines from Germany and Oregon. -- Great wines from Italy. Concilio Pinot Grigio, Masi Campofiorin Rosso del Veronese, Selvapiana Chianti Rùfina, and Roagna Dolcetto d’Alba.

April 12
• Riesling Meister Ewald Moseler will pour a great selection of our favorite grape…Riesling.
• Pinots from Oregon: Coelho Winery Pinot Noir Atração and St. Innocent Pinot Noir Vitae Springs Vineyard.

April 19
• Touring France: Stéphane Orieux Dom. de la Brégeonnette Muscadet, Berthet-Rayne Cairanne, Vins Auvigue Mâcon-Fuissé, Dom. Michel Viré-Clessé, Chanteleuserie Bourgeuil Cuvée Alouettes, and Ch. Val de Roc Bordeaux Supérieur.

April 26
• From Iberia: Jordi Oliver Conti (JOC) Godello, Faldas da Serra Quinta das Maias Vinho Tinto and Vinho Branco, and Morgadio Albarino.
• From Italy: Monte Tondo Soave Classico, Brezza Barbera d’Alba Cannubi Muscatel, and Caprili Brunello di Montalcino.



:: Special Events ::

Join Doug Culver from C&G Wines and the L&E staff at a tasting of superb Burgundies from Joseph Roty. Seating is limited, and prepayment is required. Reserve your seats online or contact us. Fee per person: $75

“While some winemaking families can take credit for having lived in the same town for decades or even centuries, there are very few who can claim with credibility that they have been working the same vineyards for 300 years, as Roty can. With this sort of family history, it's no surprise that he owns some of the oldest vines in his particular area of Burgundy, Gevrey-Chambertin and Marsannay.” -Alder Yarrow, Vinography

The list of wines to be served will be posted here prior to the event.

 


A wine dinner to remember! Join Alfonso Gagliano, the winemaker from Sardinia’s foremost winery, Sella & Mosca, at a multi-course pairing dinner prepared and served at Bastas Trattoria in Portland. Seating is limited, and prepayment is required. Reserve your seats online or contact us. Fee per person, inclusive: $65.
The Sella & Mosca wines to be served:

2011 La Cala, Vermentino
2012 Terre Bianche, Torbato di Alghero

2007 Terre Rare Carignano del Sulcis Riserva

2009 Cannonau di Sardegna Riserva (Grenache)
2006 Tanca Farra (Grenache and Syrah)
1999 Marchese de Villamarina (Cabernet)
2004 Marchese de Villamarina

Reservations with Line & Elsen Bastas Trattoria is located at 410 NW 21st Ave., Portland


 

CHAMPAGNE DINNER AT ROE RESTAURANT
Sunday, April 27 at 6:30 p.m.

Sorry, sold out!