When I woke up this morning to the sound of a commuter train loudly passing beneath the fourth-floor window of my friend’s New York Apartment, I was reminded I wasn’t in Portland anymore. Nope, I’m couch surfing. The Portland Indie Wine Festival is in New York City this week, staging a dinner with our friend, [...]
Monthly Archives: March 2008
It’s not even April, and we’re raising our glasses already! Earlier today, we announced the list of local restaurants that will be preparing dishes for the Indie Wine Festival. This year’s list is especially eclectic — think Biwa, Clyde Common, Gilt Club, Country Cat, Broder — so there’s a good chance you could be pairing [...]
Sunday, March 9th was spent schlepping 173 wines to Urban Wineworks, tagging each bottle with a 3 digit random number, organizing the flights, placing the wines in brown bags so judges, on-site winemakers (3 Indie winemakers are invited each year to the judging to observe to show how the judging is conducted), media and volunteers [...]
James Beard’s native Oregon is heading to New York City as the Portland Indie Wine Festival and the Country Cat Dinnerhouse and Bar will host a dinner at the renowned James Beard House in Greenwich Village on Wednesday, April 2nd.
“It’s an honor to share the stage with two of our finest Indie Wine Festival ambassadors [...]