What kind of cyclist are you?
For $25 you'll try 8 wines we've paired to 8 types of Portland cyclists! Plus we'll include a few snacks :)
How do we do this? We write adjective based descriptions to whatever we want to pair to, then pair a wine to those adjectives to give you a fun, cool, awesome way to get to know some interesting awesome wine!
Below are 8 types of cyclists, followed by adjectives describing them, and finally the wine we've paired to each!
THE CAUTIOUS BIKER
Traditional, cautious, mono-paced, mono-flavored, predictable
VOILLOT BOURGOGNE ROUGE '11 ($36 per bottle to go)
Cool headed, persistent, focused, on-point
CALERA PINOT NOIR '12 ($32)
Extreme!!! Earthy, rugged, dairing
NATALINO DEL PRETE SALICE SALENTINO ANNE ($20)
Attitude, confident, vintage-loving old-school, purist, dogmatic
OLGA RAFFAULT CHINO LES PICCASES '06 ($26)
THE KID CARRIER
Heavy, responsible, family friendly, playful
FOXGLOVE CABERNET SAUVIGNON '12 ($17)
THE NAKED BIKERIDER
Naked, bold, raw, adventurous, cold, potentially drunk
DOMAINE DUFFOUR '13 ($11)
Puckered (dry), nothing to hide, serious, lightweight
GINI SOAVE CLASSICO '13 ($20)
Outlier, quirky, balanced, in a class all of its own, loved
DOMAINE TROTEREAU QUINCY '12 ($21)
All afternoon we'll be selling drawing tickets ($10/chance) for a variety of prizes!
Spend $50 total at Pairings and get 2 extra drawing tickets. Spend $100 and get 5 tickets. 100% of drawing proceeds PLUS 5% of all sales all day will be going to the Community Cycling Center (http://www.communitycyclingcenter.org/)
$25 per person for the 8 wine tasting paired to cyclists (plus all wines available by the glass & bottle).