Wine Culture - Central Oregon
Wine culture in Central Oregon is alive and well. Award winning wineries, wine shops and bars, as well as events held regularly celebrating Central Oregon’s vineyards, Bend has plenty to offer to even the most selective of pallets.
First to be mentioned has to be Portello Winecraft. Portello cut no corners when constructing their cafe. Tables made from salvaged cherry barrels and brick walls taken from turn of the century Portland buildings, Portello has carved out it’s own laid back atmosphere. Terrific salads, paninis, pasta and more are all available throughout the week for lunch and dinner. With patio seating during the summer months along with music on Saturdays, all that's missing is you. Lunch and Dinner
Between Smith Rock and the Cascade Mountains sits Maragas Winery. Established in 1999, Maragas Winery has created a quiet and meaningful environment where favorites like zinfandel, cabernet franc, pinot noir, pinot meunier, chardonnay, and many more are grown. Doors are open year round for wine tasting and events are held regularly.
Just 14 miles fro
m Smith Rock State Park sits Faith Hope & Charity Vineyards. The beautiful grounds are accompanied by 15 acres of vineyards, a pond, and even a llama or two strolling around. Doors are open for wine tasting seven days a week, as well as music on Saturday nights and regular events throughout the year. Along with your wine be sure to try their signature handmade pizza, it’s to die for!
Drop by The Wine Shop and Tasting Bar where over 600 labels from around the world wait for you. With a wine bar holding over 30 different types of wines as well as 16 different taps of award winning craft beers and ciders you are sure to find something to your liking. Want to take a bottle home? The Wine Shop lets customers taste wines before you buy. After 12 years in the business The Wine Shop and Tasting Bar has captured the true vibes of Bend Oregon.
Whatever wine experience you are looking for Bend, Oregon has you covered.