postheadericon Henri Giraud Argonne Champagne Seminar

2014GiraudargonneJoin us for a Henri Giraud Argonne Champagne tasting seminar at The Dundee Bistro.  This is the first time that this exceptionally special tasting, led by Claude Giraud, is being held outside of Champagne, and one of the only opportunities to sample Argonne, the extremely rare luxury cuvée from Giraud that many have compared favorably to even Krug’s best cuvées.  Tickets include the tasting and a rustic, wine country lunch.  Transportation for this event is not available.  Ticket proceeds benefit ¡Salud! Services.​

Henri Giraud Argonne Champagne Seminar Event Details

When:  Thursday, July 23, 2015 | 12:00 p.m.

 Where:  The Dundee Bistro | 100 SW 7th St, Dundee, OR 97115

Tickets:  $120 per person ($70 of the ticket price is tax deductible).  Only 30 spaces are available.  Click here to purchase online!

postheadericon Summertime ¡Salud! | July 23, 2015

Summertime SaludJoin us on Thursday, July 23, 2015, at the third annual Summertime ¡Salud! Dinner 

This relaxed yet refined evening, hosted by Stoller Family Estate and presented by The Allison Inn & Spa, begins with a welcoming wine tasting reception featuring 14 acclaimed wineries from Oregon and beyond.  Mingle with the winemakers as you enjoy gourmet hors d’oeuvres prepared by Sunny Jin, Executive Chef of JORY.

An upscale, family-style, alfresco dinner will follow, featuring the fresh, sustainable bounty of ingredients Chef Sunny is known for.  Your winemaker dining companions will fill your glasses from impressive large format bottles, and you will luxuriate in a leisurely and decadent summer evening multi-course dinner while surrounded by Stoller Family Estate’s breathtaking vineyards.DSC_4117

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postheadericon Join Vinum Ferus on its Marathon Journey to Support ¡Salud!

Natalie Bowman Lee of Vinum Ferus is running her first marathon in support of ¡Salud! and needs your help to achieve her goal of raising $2,500! If just 385 people donate $0.25 per mile she runs (a total of $6.50), she’ll have raised enough to provide a full day of screenings in the vineyard for approximately 100 workers.

Read more about her campaign and how you can contribute here.

postheadericon Support ¡Salud! at the Celebration of Syrah

Since 2005, McMenamins Edgefield has partnered with ¡Salud! by hosting a silent auction to benefit ¡Salud! Services at their annual Celebration of Syrah event.  The lively Grand Syrah Tasting, set within the eccentric and sprawling Edgefield grounds, features over 100 Syrah and Rhône varietals paired with tasty hors d’oeuvres.  The ¡Salud! benefit silent auction offers McMenamins hotel overnight stays, exclusive winemaker experiences, wine collections, and more.

We are so grateful for this steadfast partnership which has persisted for the past ten years, and invite you to join us this April to support ¡Salud! and celebrate Syrah!

McMenamins Edgefield Celebration of Syrah Grand Syrah Tasting & ¡Salud! Benefit Silent Auction

When:  Saturday, April 11, 2015 | 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Where:  McMenamins Edgefield | 2126 S.W. Halsey St., Troutdale, OR 97060

Tickets:  $45 per person | 21 and over | Tickets required and available online

postheadericon Support ¡Salud! at Elk Cove’s 1974 Throwback Party!

1974 Throwback Party

In April of 1974, Pat and Joe Campbell planted their very first grapevines in Gaston, Oregon.  To celebrate the birthday of those now 40 year-old vines, Elk Cove is hosting a 1974 Throwback Party.

The party will feature Deep Cellar Wines, a 1970’s Costume Contest, Guest Winemakers, 70’s Bites, Photobooth, DJ & Dancing… It’s gonna be a rockin’ time out on the beautiful patio of Portland’s White Owl Social Club. Wear your 70’s best!

Join us to toast this momentous occasion and support ¡Salud! as you celebrate — specialty cocktail proceeds are being donated to benefit the ¡Salud! Services program providing healthcare services to Oregon’s seasonal vineyard workers and their families.

What:  Elk Cove Vineyard’s 1974 Throwback Party

When:  Wednesday, September 17 | 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Where:  White Owl Social Club | 1305 SE 8th Ave., Portland, OR 97124

Featured Guests:

  • Pat & Joe Campbell, Elk Cove Founders
  • Winery Cameos by Adelsheim, Biggio Hamina, Patton Valley, Roots &Sokol Blosser
  • ¡Salud! – beneficiary of cocktail donations
  • Kelley Swenson – Mixologist for “¡Salud!” Cocktail
  • Rev. Shines – 70’s DJ
  • Claire Miller – 70’s bites Chef
  • Bridgeport Brewery – Frosty Malt Beverages

Tickets:  $20 cover charge and available online here.