Thank you for making Wine Tasting a success!








Thank you very much to all the attendees, volunteers and businesses who helped make The International School Wine Tasting a big success. Over 100 people sipped, savored and socialized to benefit our Library
Media Center. We would like to extend our sincerest gratitude to the following volunteers and businesses who generously donated their time, products of services:

Thank you to our hosts at The Plant -- Martha Koerner & Bill Dieter

Thank you to the wineries and breweries who made sure we were well hydrated, gave us wines to taste and purchase and beer to drink:

  • Argyle Winery

  • Patton Valley Vineyard (David Chen & Jill Price)

  • Elk Cove Vineyards

  • Pomum

  • Widmer (Scott Urbatsch)


Thank you to the following businesses who kept us well fed:

  • Beast (Naomi Pommeroy)

  • Rock Creek Corner (Christy & Bob Bennett-Hanes)

  • Provvista Speciality Food Inc. (Edwin Paroissien)

  • Elephant Delicatassen

  • Sweetness Bakery and Café (Becky Schulz)

  • Market of Choice (Heather Clydesdale)


Thanks to Katherine Cole, wine columnist, The Oregonian and MIX magazine, for lending her expertise to the blind tasting.

Thanks to Joel Simon for donating Riedel glasses for the tasting.

Thanks to Surfsand Resort in Cannon Beach and Tamara Fornell for donating prizes for our raffle winners.

Thank you to our volunteers:
Vanessa Bailey, Kim Braun, Brooke Condit, Jennifer Cooperman, Randy Dana, Jennifer Farmer, Joan Francis, Martha Koerner, Arkady Mak, Gordon Odette, Rupert Prince, Jon Rhodes, Elizabeth Wolf, Kate Schweitzer

And thank you to the Sherry Francis Group for donating the Wall of Wine and to our generous wine donors:
Marissa Crouch, Skip Yotsuuye, Michael Hummel, Sean Onitsuka, Kara Gajowskyj, Carrie Banks, Kim Marcus, Lange Estate Winery, Domane Serene, Archery Summit, Carabella

ATTENTION: If you were unable to attend, you have one last chance to order the wines that were sampled at the tasting. Please click here for the wine tasting notes and order form. Return your form and payment to any of the reception desks BEFORE 3PM ON TUESDAY, MAY 4. We will be unable to process any orders after that time. People who ordered wine will be contacted directly about the time and place for pickup.

Thank you,
Susan Marcus, Paula Prince, Cheryl Meloy, and Kathy Guilfoyle - Wine Tasting Co-Chairs