Thanksgiving Weekend | Columbia Gorge
Marshal's Winery & Vineyard
Nov. 26–28 (9 a.m. to 6 p.m.) Join us for a Thanksgiving Weekend Open House. Thirteen turkeys are barbecued. Come find out which wine pairs best with these delectable birds.
150 Oak Creek Road, Dallesport, WA
Toast the holiday season — and avoid the Black Friday crowds — with Maryhill Winery for their annual Holiday Open House. With discounts of up to 30 percent off award-winning wine and hundreds of great gift items, guests won’t have to worry about what to bring their host or hostess this season. Adding to the merriment, free live music will be playing in the tasting room all weekend long for guests to enjoy with delicious classic and reserve wine tastings. Visit us online for a line-up of the weekend’s entertainment.
9774 Highway 14W, Goldendale, WA
Waving Tree Winery
Nov. 26–28 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.) Join us for a special Thanksgiving Weekend tasting.
2 Maryhill Hwy., Goldendale, WA
Nov. 26–28 (noon to 5 p.m.) Special wine and cheese pairing. Come sample the Gorge-grown organic cheese along with our wine. Fruit and cheese baskets available for holiday delivery.
304 Oak St., Hood River
Hood River Vineyards & Winery
Nov. 26–28 (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.) Celebrate harvest and stock up for winter. Reds, whites, Ports, Sherry, cider.
4693 Westwood Drive, Hood River
Mt. Hood Winery
Nov. 26–Nov. 28 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.) Join us for a special Thanksgiving Weekend tasting. Fee: $10 (includes wine tasting and logo wine glass).
2882 Van Horn Dr., Hood River
Pheasant Valley Winery
Nov. 26–28 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.) Enjoy the warmth of our rock fireplace with a glass of wine and an assortment of hors d’oeuvres. Weekend specials on wine, gift boxes and accessories!
3890 Acree Drive, Hood River
Phelps Creek Vineyards
Nov. 26–28 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.) “Thanksgiving: Blind and Recycled.” Join us post-Thanksgiving for a blind tasting of wine and food. We’ll be using Thanksgiving leftovers to create beautiful, new appetizers and snacks to pair with our lovely wines. Yes, recipes will be available! Taste blind and decide your favorite pairing Fee: $5 (waived with purchase)
1850 Country Club Rd., Hood River
The Pines 1852
Nov. 26–27 (noon to 9 p.m.); Nov. 28 (noon to 6 p.m.) Celebrate the bounty of Thanksgiving by savoring hors d’oeuvres, tasting our boutique wine, celebrating the release of our 2008 Pinot Noir, and enjoying live music Friday and Saturday from 6 to 9 p.m. Fee: $5 (applied toward purchase).
202 State St., Hood River
Nov. 26–28 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.) New releases: 2009 Icewines (yes, the real thing!), 2009 dry Riesling, 2009 Barbera, 2008 Tempranillo. Selection of artisan breads and cheeses. Meet the winemakers, barrel tasting. Fee: $5.
1930 Highway 35, Hood River
Nov. 26–27 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.); Nov. 28 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m.) Light snacks, best Pinot Noir in the Gorge, according to Portland Monthly. Fee: $5 (refundable).
3189 Hwy. 35, Hood River
Nov. 26–28 (11 a.m. to 6 p.m.) New Release of 2008 Cabernet Franc Alder Ridge Vineyard Horse Heaven Hills. Fee: $5 (waived with purchase).
151 Old Hwy. 8, Lyle, WA
Nov. 26–28 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.) Annual warehouse sale. Every wine in stock on sale! Bring non-perishable food items to donate to our local food bank to have your tasting fees waived.
170 Lyle-Snowden Rd., Lyle, WA
Nov. 26–28 (11 a.m. to 6 p.m.) Celebrate the release of our ’09 Pinot Gris and ’09 Cabernet Franc! Enjoy cheeses, free reserve tasting and great discounts.
421 State St. (Hwy 14), Lyle, WA
McCormick Family Vineyards / Memaloose Wines
Nov. 26–28 (11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.) Appetizers and fall specials on new releases. Fee: $5.
101 Lyle-Snowden Rd., Lyle, WA
Quenett Winery/Sunshine Mill
Nov. 26–27 (noon to 9 p.m.) Live music all weekend and the release of 2006 Barbera and 2008 Chardonnay. We will also be serving reserve label Merlot and Zinfandel.
901 E. Second St., The Dalles
McMenamins Edgefield Winery
Nov. 26–28 (noon to 10 p.m.) Featuring a wide range of wines made on-site and available in tasting flights starting at $3. Enjoy live music nightly in our winery’s tasting room. Stroll the property with a glass of wine. Stay for dinner and enjoy! Open daily.
2126 S.W. Halsey Street, Troutdale
Mt. Defiance Wine Company (at Rip Caswell Gallery)
Nov. 26–28 (noon–5 p.m.) Join us for a special Thanksgiving Weekend tasting.
201 W. Columbia River Hwy., Troutdale