Wine Down Eugene


Wine Bars & Wine Shops

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Mac’s at the Vet’s Club:Wed. 6-8p free wine tasting featuring a different Oregon winery every week! This week it’s Capitello Wines! Wine, Jazz & Variety live with Gus Russell & Paul Biondi 6p-9p.

LaVelle Club Room at 5th Street Market: Tues. 5-7p ½ off glass pours for Tasty Tuesday Women’s Networking Group; Wed. 5-8p ½off glass pours for ladies; Thurs. 6-8p Live music with Jesse Meade ; Fri. 6-8p live music by Dale Bradley.

Marché Provisions: Fri. 5-7p Free wine tasting of 4 new wines weekly and 10% off those wines during the tasting.

Marché: Wed. French Regional Dinner with specially paired French wines. Languedoc-Roussillon region. For more details and reservations:

16 Tons Beer & Wine: 15% discount on unbroken cases of wine, beer, sake, cider & soda!

Sundance Wine Cellars: Fri. 5-7p themed Frugal Friday wine tasting with Mario; Sat. 5-7p featuring local and regional wineries. Check their facebook page frequently for updates on events and tastings:

Broadway Wine Merchants: Fri. 5-7p Free wine tasting weekly, check their website for featured wines and which winemakers will be present

Territorial Vineyards & Wine Co.: Thu. 5-11p Live music with Marty Chilla & Concrete Loveseat. June Art is “La FamiliaA mother/daughter exhibit featuring Karen and Mica Russo.

Ambrosia: No First Wednesday Wine Tasting this month-they are remodeling the tasting room. Mon.-Fri. 4-6p Happy Hour $4.50 house wines. Check out their award winning wine list:

Café Zenon: Tues. 50% off bottles of wine; Mon-Fri. 5-6:30p $1 off glasses of wine and pints of beer. Find King Estate’s Domaine Pinot Gris & Capitello’s Sauvignon Blanc here – ½ off on Tuesdays!! Their fabulous wine list:

The Washburne Café: Fri. all day~ Philip’s Phabulous Clam Chowder paired with Sarver Pinot Gris $9 or Patchwork Cellars Pinot Noir paired with Black Forest Ham Panini $12.

Café 440: Wed. Wine Flights for the month of June: White Flight-Italian Pinot Grigio’s. Red Flight-French Cote du Rhones. 3 pours for $10.50.

Agate Alley Laboratory: Now open Tue.-Sun. 5p-midnight~This is Agate Alley Bistro’s sister restaurant that opened recently. It’s a must try and their wine list is one not to miss

Red Agave: wine specials coming soon – for now, check out their excellent wine list with a plethora of outstanding Oregon wines:

Capella Market: Sat. 4-6p Wine Tasting (house pour)

Café Soriah: Wed. Celebrate Wine Wednesdays! All day ½ off bottles of wine, including notable names such as: BrickHouse, Capitello, King Estate, Broadley! Outdoor seating too.

Café Lucky Noodle: Tue. Wine Night – all bottles 35% off Excellent wine list:

Granary Wine Bar: Wed. all day $5 glass pour of house white or red. Like Patchwork Cellars Pinot Noir? They’ve got it!

The Cork N Stein Bistro: Friday Ray Walsh with Capitello Wines will be doing a tasting starting at 6pm.  Live music from 7-8.

Sam’s Place Tavern: great wine list, 21 glass pours, all under $7! Wine list includes some excellent Oregon wines. Check it out at

Wineries & Vineyards

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LaVelle Vineyards Winery in Elmira: July 2-4, 12-6p Bring your own picnic family weekend! Bouncy Castle for the kids & the LaVelle’s BBQ grills will be out for you to use for free! Bring any food you’d like and have a picnic on their terraced lawns or up on the deck at the top of the vineyard! Live music with Apropos on July 4, 1-5p; Fri. 5-9p Friday Night Flights with Gus Russell & Skip Jones.

Sarver Winery: Open 12-5p Mon.-Thur. & 12-8p Fri.- Sun. Excellent wines, great prices, gracious hosts and an unparalleled  view.

Chateau Lorane: Open daily 12-5p. Awards winners from both the Tasters Guild International, & The San Francisco International Wine Competition will be tasted throughout July: Melon De Bourgogne, Petit Verdot, Counoise, Viognier, Asian Girl Merlot, Zinfandel, Sauvignon Blanc and their double award-winning Red Bordeaux blend: Entourage.

Saginaw Vineyards: Fri. 6-9p Friday Night Live 2011 presents Tony Rae & Common Ground. No cover charge.  80247 Delight Valley School Rd, Cottage Grove.  15 minutes south of Eugene at exit 176 off the I-5.  541-942-1364 visit:

Sweet Cheeks Winery: Fri. 6-9p Twilight Tasting, wine & cheese pairing with Oregon-made artisan cheeses, live music from 6:30-8:30p; Sun. noon-6p Mimosa Sunday, live music on the patio, bring your own brunch.

King Estate Winery: Open daily 11a-9p. Enjoy wine and food from their outstanding restaurant. Call for reservations: 541-942-9874

Pfeiffer Vineyards: Open daily 11a-5p; Fri. & Sat. 11a-9p! Order a glass (or bottle) of wine and enjoy their new beautiful Water Garden -4 terraced ponds and waterfalls set in the vineyard~gorgeous!

Noble Estate: Open 7 days a week noon-5p.Tasting room with beautiful new patio and gorgeous view now open!!

Iris Vineyards: Mon.-Fri. 11a-3p Stop by their state of the art winery & tasting room in Cottage Grove. $3 tasting fee includes free wine glass and cheese and crackers. 541-942-5993

My Party Bus: Sat. Winery Tour to King Estate, Sweet Cheeks, and Sarver Winery. For more information:

Art & The Vineyard: July 2-4. Wine, Food, Art, Music – all at Alton Baker Park.


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The Washburne Café: July 8th, 5-8p Second Friday Art Walk. Great food, live music, art, and free wine tasting!

Cornucopia Maize Lounge: (723 E. 13th) July 13th Win A Wine Cellar & Silent Auction. All proceeds go to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. $15 donation at the door. Wine donations receive free tickets for the drawing (1 ticket per bottle). Enjoy the fantastic atmosphere & no host bar!

Silvan Ridge Winery: July 23rd, 6-10p. “Winetasia” to benefit the Children’s Miracle Network at Sacred Heart Medical Center. Head out to the winery for award-winning wines, gourmet food, & dancing under the stars. Order tickets at or call 541-686-6456.

King Estate: July 29th 6-9p Tower Club Summer BBQ at King Estate’s Vineyard Pavilion. Become a Tower Club Member to experience KE’s ultimate events!

LaVelle Vineyards: July 31st 12-6p- 3rd Annual Classic & Modern European Sports Car Show. Over 60 cars on view, along with live music & food from Hole in the Wall BBQ. Have a European sports car? Register it now at

Julia – Writing About Eugene’s Wine Scene


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