Willamette Valley Vineyards Wine & Truffle Tasting with Extreme Chocolates - Saturday, April 23rd
Be the first to experience Extreme Chocolates Oregon Flagship Truffle, "Wine Country" comprised of dark chocolate, blackberry, andBrandy. Join us for thisfestive eventon Saturday, April 23rd from 12:00 p.m. - 5 p.m. andtake partin the release ofCarrie Wong's newest truffle creation.
Wong, a Chocolatier and Owner of Extreme Chocolates, will beavailable to chat about everything chocolate and wine in addition to giving whole truffles to each of the first 400 guests to arrive.
As you head out wine tasting for the weekend be sure to stopand visit the Wine Center to enjoy the wonderful array of chocolates & wines, available to take home for the holiday weekend.Pick up a special treat to gift,shareor selfishly indulge.
Where: Willamette Valley Vineyards - Wine Center
300 NE Third Street McMinnville
When: Saturday, April 23rd, 2011
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Extreme Chocolates, LLC began its journey in 2001, with the sole purpose of providing superb desserts and confections to the discriminating clientele of fine restaurants and luxury hotels in the Willamette Valley and greater Portland Metro Area. Extreme Chocolates provides hand craft gourmet desserts and fine chocolates to wholesale clients. Chocolates, Spices, Extracts and Sauces are available through their websiteExtreme ChocolatesTUALATIN VINE 2 WINE -Saturday, April 23rd
Attendees will sample Pinot Noir and other fine wines from vineyards located in the North-Central Willamette Valley, as well as gourmet foods, desserts, and fine chocolates from local-area venues. All guests will receive a complimentary restaurant Riedel wine glass. Guests can also purchase a bottle of wine from our 'Wall of Wine' or buy a raffle ticket for fabulous gifts.
Our guest speaker is noted Geologist and Professor of Geology at Portland State University, Dr. Scott Burns. He will explore how powerful prehistoric floods shaped the Pacific Northwest and provided the Willamette Valley with the perfect landscape for today's wines.
The $35 entrance fee will go to support and enrich the capabilities, resources, and services of the Tualatin Public Library.Event Date & Time:
Saturday, April 23rd, 2011
7:00pm - 9:30pmLocation:
The Tualatin Public Library
18880 SW Martinazzi Ave
Tualatin, OR 97062
Purchase tickets locally at:
The Tualatin Chamber of Commerce
Umpqua Bank-Tualatin Branch
West Coast Bank-Tualatin Branch
Purchase tickets online at: Vine 2 Wine Tickets
or Tualatin Library Foundation
ASTORIA CRAB, SEAFOOD & WINE FESTIVAL
Friday, April 29th - Sunday, May 1st
You'll enjoy a great spread of northwest cuisine, myriad arts and crafts, a selection of Oregon and Washington's finest wineries, a fantastic beer garden and fun entertainment The Rotary Club of Astoria will be serving its traditional crab dinner all weekend long (price TBD based on Market Value) in the exhibit hall where you can enjoy live music all weekend.
Limited parking is available near the Fairgrounds and costs $5 a car. Festival Date & Time
Friday, April 29th, 4:00 pm - 9:00pm
Saturday, April 30th, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Sunday, May 1st, 11:00am - 4:00pmAdmission Rates:
Children under the age of 12 are free. However, we recommend that families enjoy the quieter times at the Festival on Saturday morning and Sunday.Location Info:Clatsop County Fairgrounds - Astoria, Oregon
For more event information:Astoria Crab, Seafood & Wine Online Information