There’s a new cookbook about to hit the shelves and it is all about pairing beautifully fresh, colorful dishes with natural wine. Coming out Tuesday, September 11th, Wine Food (from Ten Speed Press) is the joint effort between Dana Frank of Portland’s Bar Norman and cookbook author and stylist Andrea Slonecker, whose previous work includes contributions to books like Pok Pok as … [Read more...] about Wine Food (And Food Wine) Is Taking Over Portland’s Bar Norman
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Seattle’s Vif Wine|Coffee is one of the few establishments to be featured on both the wine and coffee sides of the Sprudge Media empire. They are smack dab in the middle of our wheelhouse and for good reason; their excellent coffee and food menu is only eclipsed by an exciting list of minimal intervention wines. And on Sunday, July 29th, Vif is sharing that excitement with … [Read more...] about Seattle: Vif’s Natural Wine Parking Lot Party Returns With Summer Soif
What better way to kick off the launch of a new web series than with an epic dance party? And because we’re all old now, that dance party is 2009 themed. The show in question is Good Grapes TV, a brand new web program from Kristin Barnes (host) and Anette “Rocket” Roqueta (producer)—the very first episode, dedicated to natural wine in New York City, dropped on June 1st. … [Read more...] about Party Like It’s 2009 At The Good Grapes TV Launch In Brooklyn
What is a wine drinker’s favorite month? Why, Gamay of course. Bad puns aside (but really, they are so bad they are good), May is Wine Month in Oregon and that means 31 days of drinking some really exquisite wines. And while Pinot Noir still reigns supreme in Oregonian wine productions, for two days in Portland, it’s gonna be Gamay. The aptly named I Love Gamay features 48 … [Read more...] about Portland: Two Days Of Gamay At I Love Gamay