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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.

postheadericon Summertime ¡Salud! 2014

Summertime Salud

Mark your calendars for Thursday, July 24, 2014, and plan to indulge at our incredible annual Summertime ¡Salud! dinner!  This highly sought-after event is a precursor to the acclaimed International Pinot Noir Celebration, and will feature wineries from Oregon and beyond, an upscale, family-style dinner prepared by JORY Executive Chef Sunny Jin, an alfresco pre-dinner wine tasting, wine marketplace, and more.  Hosted by Stoller Family Estate and presented by the Allison Inn & Spa, this lively and decadent evening is not to be missed!

What:  Summertime ¡Salud!

When:  Thursday, July 24, 2014 | Reception at 5:30 p.m.

Where:  Stoller Family Estate | 16161 NE McDougall Rd., Dayton, OR 97114

Tickets:  Online ticket sales are now closed.  Please call (503) 681-1850 with any questions.

Participating Wineries:

California

  • J Vineyards & Winery
  • La Follette
  • Red Car
  • Siduri

France

  • Bachelder
  • Maison Ambroise

Oregon

  • Anam Cara Cellars
  • Argyle
  • Brick House Vineyards
  • Coeur de Terre Vineyard
  • Matello
  • Matzinger Davies Wine Company
  • Ponzi Vineyards
  • Raptor Ridge Winery
  • ROCO Winery
  • Stoller Family Estate
  • Trisaetum
  • Winderlea Vineyard & Winery

Additional Details:  Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the latest information.

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postheadericon Penner-Ash Wine Cellars presents: The Stray Birds

Join us on Saturday, May 17 at Penner-Ash Wine Cellars for an evening of live music by The Stray Birds, delicious Hawaiian barbeque, and of course, incredible Penner-Ash wines.

Drawing upon the richness of American folk music traditions, the signature power of The Stray Birds sound lies in outstanding songwriting spun with a stirring subtlety and grace. Their full-length debut, The Stray Birds, was lauded by radio stations and listeners across the country and named to the Top 10 Folk/Americana Releases of 2012 by NPR.  Passionate live performances led to appearances on NPR’s Mountain Stage, the Philadelphia Folk Festival, the Kerrville Folk Festival, and the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival.

When:  Saturday, May 17, 2014 | Doors open at 5:30 p.m. | Music to begin at 7:00 p.m.

Where:  Penner-Ash Wine Cellars | 15771 NE Ribbon Ridge Rd, Newberg, OR 97132

Tickets:  $20 per person and available online | Penner-Ash wines and food by Portland food cart purveyor Namu’s Korean and Hawaiian BBQ will be available for purchase

A percentage of proceeds from this event will be donated to benefit ¡Salud! Services.

 

postheadericon Join ¡Salud! at Celebration of Syrah

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The 13th annual McMenamins Edgefield Celebration of Syrah is just around the corner!  On Friday and Saturday, April 11th and 12th, this lively weekend Syrah fest will provide you with ample opportunities to enjoy this bold wine, capped off by Saturday afternoon’s Grand Syrah Tasting and Benefit Silent Auction, proceeds of which benefit ¡Salud!.

This highly-anticipated affair features over 70 domestic and international Syrahs along with a generous buffet of appetizers.  During the tasting, the ¡Salud! benefit silent auction will feature goodies such as McMenamins overnight packages, wine verticals, special winery tours and more for you to bid on and take home!

What:  Grand Syrah Tasting and ¡Salud! Benefit Silent Auction

When & Where: Saturday, April 12, 2014 | 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. | Edgefield Blackberry Hall

Tickets:  $45 per person and available online or at the door – advanced tickets recommended | Appetizers included | 21 and over

For more information on the full Celebration of Syrah weekend, please visit the McMenamins website.

postheadericon Winter’s Hill Holiday Vertical

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Be sure to stop by Winter’s Hill Vineyard this holiday season to take home their special three-bottle Pinot Noir vertical.  This selection of Dundee Hills Pinot Noir from the 2008, 2009, and 2010 vintages makes the perfect gift or addition to your holiday party, and best of all,  Winter’s Hill donates $5 from every purchase to ¡Salud!.  Visit their online store for more information.