January 4, 2022 | By WCVA | No Comments

Valentine’s Weekend in Tualatin Valley Wine Country

Ponzi Vineyards in the Tualatin Valley

Wine and Valentine’s are a match made in heaven! Tualatin Valley wine country will be awash with love this Valentine’s weekend with wine events that celebrate love in all forms, including the love of Oregon Wine. (Tickets and reservations must be purchased in advance for winery events. Some wineries may require proof of vaccination.)

Valentine’s Wine Loop

Cupid is going wild in the Tualatin Valley, shooting his arrows at every winery he sees. This year, Valentine’s Day occurs on a Monday, but you can make a mini-vacay and celebrate Valentine’s Weekend with your love: Oregon wine! February’s signature wine event returns to Tualatin Valley for the 10th Annual Valentine’s Wine Loop. This self-guided wine loop features 12 participating wineries, each offering special wine releases, pairings and festivities to mark the occasion. Reservations are required at all wineries. Tasting fees vary by location.  Learn more >>>

More Winery Events

February Sparkling Supper Club | Raptor Ridge Winery | February 11 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | $125 per person
Raptor Ridge Winery is hosting a special Sparkly Brut Rise pre-release dinner, featuring a seated four-course dinner with pairings of Raptor Ridge wines and international bubbly.

Valentines Wine, Chocolate and Cheese Pairing | Oak Knoll Winery | February 12 | 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2-4 p.m. | $80 per couple
Oak Knoll Winery is opening its Barrel Room for an intimate wine, chocolate and cheese pairing. Bring your significant other or your friends for a two-hour pairing session. To reserve your spot, call 503-648-8198 during Oak Knoll’s tasting room hours (no voicemails, please).

Valentine’s Day Music with Portland Standard Time | Carpenter Creek Farm and Winery | February 12 | 7-10 p.m. | $20 per person
Carpenter Creek Winery is hosting an elegant evening of romance, music and fine wine paired with dessert bites and live music by jazz band Portland Standard Time. Reservations are required.

A Sweet Retreat | Ponzi Vineyards | February 14 | 1 p.m. | $200 per couple
Ponzi Vineyards is hosting an elegant Valentine’s Day afternoon featuring chef-prepared bites paired with Ponzi wines and live music by guitarist Dante Zapata. Each couple also will receive a bottle of wine to take home.

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