A week of wine in Portland Maine
VIDEO: about Portland Wine Week
PWW Somm Interviews: Coco O'Neil
PWW Somm Interviews: Jesse Bania
PWW Somm interviews: Stella Hernandez
Opening day events
Hosted at The Falmouth Country Club. Featuring our Women in Wine track. Free transportation provided by Maine Limousine to and from the Press Hotel in Portland and Falmouth Country Club
Taste the best of Portland's bounty and the creativity of local chefs paired with wines from around the world.
CLASSES & SEMINARS
Learn how to blind taste or compare and contrast wines, explore a specific varietal or region on a wine walk, or delve into the history and evolution of the restaurant wine list.
Sip Grower Champagne and nibble caviar, try wines from a can, or compare and contrast wild fermented wine with wild fermented beer. The Portland Wine Week tasting events run the gamut from boojee to basic.
The Jewel of the New ENgland Coast...
Northern New England’s urban mecca, Portland is beloved by tourists, foodies, and boaters of every stripe. Chosen as the “foodiest small city in America” by Bon Appetit in 2009, Portland boasts one of the nation's liveliest dining and drinking scenes with 17 breweries, 8 distilleries, premier wine shops, and exceptional wine lists at more than 500 restaurants (which are located around every corner). Portland also offers a vibrant music scene and art scene, a thriving working seaport, and Portland Head Light, the most photographed lighthouse in the world (see top photo). Discover local clothing designers, great cocktail bars and "very Maine" shops featuring handmade goods and curated designer wares. With abundant activities, spas, historic homes, and sightseeing, Portland shines.