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Special Events

VINO is honored to have relationships with some of the best wine producers in the world. Periodically, we have the opportunity to present those winemakers to you as part of special wine-tasting evenings. Please check here frequently for our announcements about upcoming special events.

If you’re interested in planning your own special wine tasting event with VINO please contact us.

Featured Wines
California Dreaming: 2014 Ridge Vineyards Petite Sirah “Lytton Estate”

Oh, boy!! We’ve been waiting a long time for this to land, and now that it is here it exceeds expectations on all levels! An absolutely drop dead gorgeous Petite Sirah that has Ridge’s trademark i[more]

Superb Saint-Chinian: 2013 Domaine de Cambis!!

According to the Cambis website, “Carnet de Voyage is an ode to discovery and to travelling. We think that we have succeeded in making the taster of this wine travel while drinking it.” Believ[more]

Amazing Alicante: 2009 Sierra Salinas Alicante!!

What a great blend here, a Spanish red that comes across more like a $30+ Priorat than a tinto from the relatively more obscure Alicante region. Rich, full bodied, yet superbly balanced. This is cryin[more]

Shatter Grenache: C’est Grande!!

Just a quick FYI: this is not your usual subtle, reticent French red. This is a full-bodied, in-your-face red from SW France that is undeniably delicious. This review from Jeb Dunnuck in Parker’s Wi[more]

Cigliuti’s Classic Barbera!!

When you read a rec from me regarding any Barbera in the store keep in mind I am a huge fan of the wines made from this grape. Barbera is my usual go-to wine at home, and you might say I am a bit, um,[more]

Mencia Madness: 2012 VINOS DE ARGANZA Lagar de Robla

This is a shockingly good bottle of Spanish red that is made 100% mencia from the Castillo y León region of NW Spain that recently received a well deserved 91 Wine Spectator points. It’s not all ab[more]

Mont Gras “Antu” Syrah: as good as it gets!

When we carried the previous locally available release of this Chilean beauty, the 2009 “Antu” Syrah, I wrote that it was one of, if not the, best South American Syrahs I’ve had. At any price. A[more]

Casa Contini’s Sublime Salento!

2013 CASA CONTINI Salento Rosso “Verso” $14.95 bottle/ $144.00 case You want to know what grapes that have ripened to perfection in the warm southern Italian sun taste like? Pop the cork on this d[more]

October 29, 2016

Oregon Wine Fest, Fall ’16!!!

Just looking at the list below of ridiculously talented Oregon winemakers and their wines, you know you’re in for a treat this Saturday, October, 29, from 2:00-5:00pm. Not only can you taste, FOR FREE, each and every wine listed, but you’ll also get a chance to talk to and get to know the people behind the wines, which is always such a cool experience. I hope you’ll do your best to make time to stop by VINO Saturday for our Oregon Wine Fest. This is such a great opportunity to further your appreciation of how f*cking fortunate we are to live in this glorious state! Plus you’ll be able to save some coin by taking advantage of our “Day of the Tasting” discounts detailed at the bottom of this announcement. To the wine…

VINCENT WINES w/ Vincent Fritzsche
-2015 Pinot Noir “Ribbon Ridge”…$25.95 bottle
-2015 Gamay Noir “Willamette Valley”…$20.95 bottle
-2015 Chardonnay “Willamette Valley”…$23.95 bottle
-2015 Pinot Blanc “Willamette Valley”…$20.95

ST REGINALD PARISH W/ Andy Young
-2014 Pinot Noir “Pilgrimage”…$32.95 bottle
-2014 Pinot Noir “Congregation”…$22.95 bottle
-2015 Pinot Noir Rosé “Marigny”…$14.95 bottle
-2015 Blanc de Noir “Marigny”…$17.95

FRANCHERE WINE CO. w/ Mike Hinds
-2014 Pinot Noir “Zenith Vineyard”…$35.95 bottle
-2014 Pinot Noir “Eola-Amity Hills”…$20.95 bottle
-2014 Gruner-Veltliner “Havlin Vineyard”…$17.95 bottle
-2014 Syrah “Havlin Vineyard”…$23.95 bottle

APOLLONI VINEYARD w/ Laura Gordon
-2012 Conti di Val Seriana Soleggio ((Super Tuscan style Red Blend)…$26.95 bottle
-2013 Pinot Noir “Estate”…$26.95 bottle
-2015 Pinot Gris “L”…$17.95 bottle
-2013 Viognier Ice Wine “Dolce Vino”…$22.95 bottle (375ml)

TIMOTHY MALONE WINES w/ Tim Malone
-2014 Pinot Noir “Dundee Hills”…$31.95 bottle
-2014 Pinot Noir “Willamette Valley”…$24.95 bottle
-2015 Riesling “Medici Vineyard”…$17.95 bottle
-2015 Viognier “Columbia Gorge”…$14.95 bottle

FOSSIL & FAWN WINES w/ Jenny Mosbacher & Jim Fischer
-2015 Pinot Noir “Oregon” $29.95 bottle
-2015 Pinot Noiur Rosé “Oregon”…$20.95 bottle
-2015 Pinot Gris “Oregon”…$17.95 bottle

And now the discounts:
TODAY ONLY: special single/mixed bottle discounts on any wines being tasted today that are purchased or ordered during our event are as follows:
Purchase any 1-6 bottles save 10%
Purchase any 7-24 bottles save 15%
Purchase any 25+ bottles save 20%