Annual event will give guests the chance to taste their way through Pix’s award winning Champagne and sparkling wine lists throughout December
PORTLAND, Ore. (Sept. 29, 2011) – December offers many reasons to raise a glass of bubbly and Pix Pâtisserie’s N. Williams location adds one more celebration to the list with their 4th annual Bubbly Spectacular , which will feature more than 100 sparkling wines from white and rosé to sweet and dry. Whether you are on a shoe string budget or don’t mind splurging for bubbles, Pix has sparklers from every region including Prosecco and Lambrusco from Italy, Champagne and Blanquette de Limoux in France, Rosé from Tasmania and some local bubbles from Oregon, just to name a few. Fans of Grower Champagne will be hard pressed to find a larger list in the nation!
(All events take place at Pix’s N. Williams location only. A full calendar of events and tastings will be listed on Pix’s website, www.pixpatisserie.comin the coming weeks)
Sunday, December 18
About Pix Pâtisserie
Pix Pâtisserie has two locations in Portland’s SE and North neighborhoods offering elegant pastries, French macarons and handmade chocolates and ice cream, as well as a wide selection of dessert wines, craft beers, fine spirits and Bubbly. Pix received the 2011 Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator for their extensive list of wines and champagnes. The original Pix on SE Division opened in January 2002 and adorned in yellow walls with comfy shoulder-to-shoulder seating. The North Williams location opened in 2005 and boasts a chocolate laboratory where customers can peek in on the mad scientists in the kitchen. With an upbeat fancy demeanor dotted with monkeys and fuzzy red wallpaper, the North Portland location offers Monday Movie Night and Sunday Tea. Don’t miss the Dessert Dim Sum night at SE Division and Concoct Yo’ Own Dessert. Pastry chef and restaurateur, Cheryl Wakerhauser trained at the Pâtisserie of MOF Philippe Urraca in Southern France. In 2001 she moved to Portland and set up shop at the Portland Farmer’s Market before opening her first pâtisserie. Pix Pâtisserie North, 3901 N. Williams Avenue, Portland; 503-282-6539; and 3402 SE Division St., Portland; 503-232-4407. www.pixpatisserie.com and on Twitter @PixPastisserie.