Portland OR - any burg lovers want to drink with the newbies?

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Portland OR - any burg lovers want to drink with the newbies?

#1 Post by Brady Daniels » October 28th, 2018, 4:06 pm

Hi Portland Bersekers,

My wife and I recently moved from London. She’s British, I’m from Chicago. We were trying to figure out how to meet some of you.

I was wondering if there were any burg lovers interested in joining an off-line?

Place: TBD
Date: TBD - I’d love early December, so it’s nice and holiday-like.
Theme: TBD - doesn’t need to be too grand.

I'm a little nervous proposing an off-line to folks I don’t know, but it worked well when I did the same after arriving in London ten years ago. Why not try again?

What do you think?
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#2 Post by S t e p h e nK » October 28th, 2018, 8:18 pm

Many of the members at Willamette Wine Storage are big burgundy fans. You could look at joining.
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#3 Post by Andy Steinman » October 29th, 2018, 7:34 am

Always happy to drink some Burgundy!
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#4 Post by L e o F r o k i c » October 29th, 2018, 1:44 pm

I'm in Walla Walla which is around 4 hrs away so if its on a weekend maybe I could join, always wanted to visit Portland.
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#5 Post by Jeremy Charmak » November 6th, 2018, 9:19 pm

S t e p h e nK wrote:
October 28th, 2018, 8:18 pm
Many of the members at Willamette Wine Storage are big burgundy fans. You could look at joining.
This is a good start, I cellar at Portland Wine Storage and they have a good mix. Also a members lounge with stem ware.

Does Willamette Wine Storage have a lounge?

I my opinion, many PDX wine enthusiasts are local AVA fans and you might have more success combining.

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#6 Post by S t e p h e nK » November 7th, 2018, 1:27 am

Jeremy,
I used to be at PWS. I personally prefer WWS for their community of wine enthusiasts. Every Wednesday is a themed social and there are plenty of informal gatherings. Yes, there is a lounge.
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#7 Post by Jeremy Charmak » November 7th, 2018, 7:39 pm

S t e p h e nK wrote:
November 7th, 2018, 1:27 am
Jeremy,
I used to be at PWS. I personally prefer WWS for their community of wine enthusiasts. Every Wednesday is a themed social and there are plenty of informal gatherings. Yes, there is a lounge.
I'll check it out, thank you

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#8 Post by Lee Short » November 7th, 2018, 8:43 pm

I'd be up for something early Decemberish.

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#9 Post by Travis Fantz » November 21st, 2018, 6:13 pm

I would be up for something.
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