Prepare for an incredible day at the Oregon Chardonnay Celebration, which will take place on Saturday, February 24, 2024, at the lovely Allison Inn and Spa. It is a fun and lively gathering that highlights Oregon's fantastic Chardonnay wines. You are welcome to drink, enjoy, and grin your way through it!

Oregon Chardonnay Celebration is a fun and lively gathering that highlights the wines and their gastronomic beauty (Photo by Farhad Ibrahimzade on Unsplash)

Oregon Chardonnay: A Glass Full of Sunshine and Skill

With every sip, you can taste the unique terroir of Oregon, where the Chardonnay grape grows and thrives. The colder environment allows for a slow ripening process, giving the grapes a richness and depth that is both refreshing and subtle. Oregon Chardonnay dances on the tongue with a beautiful mix of sharp acidity and creamy textures, displaying aromas of crisp apple, luscious pear, and a hint of toasted wood from extended aging time.

This versatility is the result of both nature's bounty and the dedicated craftsmanship of Oregon's winemakers. The Chardonnays made here are unique on the world stage. They are carefully made with respect for the environment and the art of winemaking, showing the winemakers' dedication to quality.

The celebration honors the dedication to Oregon Chardonnay, allowing people to explore its diverse and high-quality wines. It has become popular among both wine experts and casual fans. Attendees can expand their taste preferences and learn about Oregon's culture and agriculture. Each glass offers diverse shades of flavor for exploration.

Event Features: A Toast to Oregon's Craftsmanship

A Stellar Line-up of Wines

Over 50 of Oregon’s top Chardonnay producers are bringing their best bottles for you to taste. This is your golden ticket to explore the amazing diversity of Chardonnay that Oregon has to offer, all under one roof.

Mingling with over 50 of Oregon's premier Chardonnay winemakers offers an unparalleled opportunity to hear their stories, understand their craft, and gain insights that you just can't get from a bottle label or a website. It is about connecting with the heart and soul behind each bottle.

A Gastronomic Adventure

Chef Jack Strong and other chefs are making delicious food to pair with wines from Portland and the Willamette Valley. They are working together to create dishes that complement the amazing wines. The chefs are collaborating to ensure the food and wine pairings are perfect. The delicious food will enhance the experience of enjoying the wines from Portland and the Willamette Valley.

Enjoy delicious bites that go perfectly with Chardonnay. It is more than just tasting - it's a journey exploring how food and wine work together. It is a culinary journey you don’t want to miss.

Expert Insights

With professionals walking you through the nuances of each pairing, you'll walk away with more than just a satisfied palate. You'll gain valuable knowledge on the subtleties of wine tasting, food pairings, and maybe even the confidence to host your own wine-themed event.

Together with food, you can pick up pairing tips and recipes from our guest sommeliers and chefs. They are here to share their knowledge and love for food and wine with you, making this an educational as well as a flavorful experience.

Some Featured Wineries

A to Z Wineworks

A to Z Wineworks is a family-owned winery that has been producing excellent wines that capture Oregon's spirit for generations.


Domaine Serene

The Evenstad family has a strong respect for Burgundy wines and belief in Oregon. They purchased a 42-acre estate on top of a hill in the Dundee Hills in 1989, establishing Oregon's high-end wine industry.


Drouhin Oregon Roserock

Roserock is an extraordinary vineyard in Oregon's Eola-Amity Hills, at the southernmost point. It possesses a unique terroir, with old volcanic soils, an appropriate height range, and the Van Duzer corridor's peculiar chilling effect. All contribute to the classic cool-climate Pinot Noir and Chardonnay production.


Impress your friends with your newfound knowledge and refined palate. You will leave this event with a greater appreciation for wine and the rich tapestry of flavors that Oregon Chardonnay has to offer.

The Oregon Chardonnay Celebration is an event where people gather to enjoy wine and food. It creates a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The event features delicious Chardonnay from Oregon. People come together to celebrate and enjoy. It’s an opportunity to explore, learn, and indulge in the finer things in life, all while supporting the incredible talent of Oregon’s wine country.

So, mark your calendars, grab your tickets, and join us for a fabulous day of wine, food, and fun. We cannot wait to share this special day with you. Cheers to Oregon Chardonnay!

Krystal Wen

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