In the spirit of celebrating our accomplishments and coming together we want to start having an annual dinner to pin new members and to speak to the chapter as a whole. This years dinner will be “Donation and Potluck” style, but we will hold the event in a beautiful venue to honor all of you. We will have a small speaking program and hope you will all assist with donations of platters, wine etc. We will have space, tables, linens, and flatware donated…it will be an elegant, yet family style affair.
Join Dame Claudia Lucero, author of One Hour Cheese, for a fun and instructional mozzarella class. Board Meeting at 5:30PM. Cheese class at 6:30PM.
Join your fellow dames in a running of the bulls! Don’t worry, no real bulls and you don’t really have to run if you don’t want to. We have a team started to represent LDEI PDX. Want to join in the fun? Email email@example.com
Portland’s Spanish tapas bars Bar Botellόn and Bar Vivant have teamed up to bring a running of the bulls to Portland! No real bulls, just bullshit bulls (aka: whatever your creative minds dreams up that represents a bull and is used to chase runners!) On May 5th, all participants will gather at Bar Botellόn for drinks and a “bull show” (similar to a dog show but with the bullshit bulls) before embarking off on a Pamplona style one-mile run to the Bar Vivant corridor. There, the party continues with a Basque style cider Txotx and the goring of the bull piñata. Best “bull” wins a $50 gift certificate to each Bar Botellόn and Bar Vivant plus a trophy!
Hop on over to meet and mix with your PDX Dames at the Bunny Bar Pop Up at Bar Miranda! This playful concept, from the creative culinary agency owned by Joy Church, also known as JCPlaysWithFood, will be delivered by Bar Miranda. Recently named one of the “hottest cocktail bars in Portland,” Bar Miranda creates professionally-developed, craft cocktails. Let’s support Dame Joy, Dames!
Interested in joining our group? Please drop by this evening for wine, tapas and an opportunity to meet the Portland dames. Tonight, Anne Hubatch, owner and wine maker of Helioterra Wines opens the doors of her new location to fellow members and any one else with a curiosity about the group. Anne will be tasting us on her latest releases of :
Melon de Bourgogne, Rosé of Pinot Noir, Pinot Noir, Mourvedre AND Alter Ego Cider - the Brute!
Tapas provided by fellow dame Cheryl Wakerhauser of Pix Patisserie / Bar Vivant.