Tasting room hours
The quintessential Oregon winery experience is only 30 minutes from Portland! Wind your way up Parrett Mountain on Fridays and Saturdays from 11 am to 4 pm, $10 tasting fee, refundable with $40 purchase (club members complimentary). Mid-week appointments are available on a mutually agreeable basis. Please call 503-554-0721, ext 2, to inquire. Closed Sundays. directions
***Please note we are a small winery with limited staffing. We kindly ask that groups larger than six please make reservations in advance. Thank you.***
Sun, Sept 14: September release party
Our annual September release party has special meaning this year as we pop the corks our first sparkling Pinot Noir project, our 2011 Blanc de Noir Willamette Valley Sparkling Wine. We also introduce two more wines from the stupendous 2012 vintage, 2012 Vespidae WV Pinot and 2012 Lucidité WV Chardonnay. Join us to celebrate the coming fall with beautiful wines and delicious one-bites. Sunday, September 14th, 1 pm to 4 pm, at J.K. Carriere. Gratis for club members and anyone currently on our e-mail list; $10 tasting fee all others. directions
Thurs-Sun, Sept 18-21: Feast Portland
Sponsored by Bon Appetit, Feast Portland: A Celebration of Oregon Bounty is the flagship food and drink festival of the Pacific Northwest. Centered in downtown Portland, Feast is a four-day, multi-event celebration with chef competitions, demonstrations, classes and plenty of opportunites to taste and imbibe. Find J.K. Carriere pouring our wines during the Grand Tastings in Pioneer Courthouse Square on Friday and Saturday, noon to 5 pm. Purchase tickets at Feast Portland.
Sat, Sept 20: Feast winemaker dinner at Bluehour
Feast Portland is teaming up with Rewards Network and top West Coast culinary talent for a once-in-a-lifetime dining experience at a landmark Portland restaurant. San Francisco master chef, charcuterie ace and 2012 Top Chef Masters winner Chris Cosentino joins Portland’s Kyo Koo at Bruce Carey’s flagship Pearl District restaurant Bluehour. Anne Amie Vineyards, Chehalem and J.K. Carriere will pair stunning wines with the dinner. Tickets are available exclusively to Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Dining members from Aug 21–Sept 5, and to the general public on Sept 6th. For more information, go to Feast Portland.
Sat, Nov 15: Wine club preview day
Wine club members: This is your best chance to taste all of the 2012 new releases at one time including all of the 2012 single-vineyard Limited Bottlings, the 2009 Cuvee Lola, and the new 2011 Blanc de Noir and to take home your fall wines. Join us to hear the news on the fall harvest, taste amazing wines, and enjoy delicious culinary accompaniments. 11 am to 4 pm, at J.K. Carriere (upstairs). Gratis for club members and their guests; $20 tasting fee all others. directions
Fri-Sun, Nov 28-30: Thanksgiving Open House
Friday & Saturday 11 am to 5 pm, Sunday noon to 3 pm. Details forthcoming.