Friday, February 19, 2016

Marching Forth...

You have to love a good pun! So looking forward (or marching forth!) into March, here's what Paradocx has going on:

March 1 5:00pm-7:00pm Ladies' Night at Liberty Place! Grab your favorite ladies for a night of drink specials and catch up over a glass of wine (or two, we don't judge!). Take a walk around the market with your girls and celebrate who you are!                                                                                                                                                                                Location: Liberty Place
Cost: $2 off ALL wine by the glass!

March 3-6
National Mulled Wine Day is March 3! Cozy up with a bottle or can of our Spiced Red Wine, flavored with cinnamon sticks, whole cloves, and cardamom pods. Warm it up on the stove over medium-low heat or simply plug in the crock pot set to warm. Add a few orange slices and voila! You've got some delicious mulled wine!
Location: All locations are participating in this promotion!
Cost: 25% off Spiced Red Wine!

Fridays - March 4, 11, 18, 25 6:00pm-9:00pm
Happy hour at Liberty Place! Discounted wine by the glass and live music every Friday.
Music Schedule:
March 4: Sinatra
March 11: Green Eggs & Jam
March 18: Beatles
March 25: Sara Spicer
LocationLiberty Place
Cost: $2 off select wine by the glass.

March 6 11:00am-12:00pm
Yoga in the tank room! Join us for a Sunday morning yoga session and wine tasting to start your week off right. Grab a glass or bottle with your friends afterward to continue your relaxation! Each class is designed to relax the mind and open the senses to encourage a mindful wine-tasting experience.
Location: Landenberg
Cost: $25 for yoga session and wine tasting.

March 11 
Drumroll please! On March 11, we will be releasing our 2014 Chambourcin! This intense ruby-colored wine with violet reflections will be sure to warm you up. In the nose, fig jam, overripe plums, black olives, caramel, toasted coffee, vanilla, and leather. The mouth is cranberry, blackberry plums and figs with a vibrant acidity. It finishes with soft elegant tannin, vanilla coffee, and toasted bread from its aging 8 months in French oak. 
Location: All locations
Cost: Free glass of 2014 Chambourcin with purchase of a bottle.

March 17
St. Patrick's Day is not just for beer-lovers anymore! Grab your party animals and head to the Market at Liberty Place to celebrate being Irish for the day! And no, we don't ACTUALLY have green wine :P
Location: Liberty Place
Cost: $3 off select wines & cider.

March 20 11:00am-12:00pm
Yoga in the tank room (again)! Our staff and customers alike love this event, so we're doing it twice in one month. This is just the boost we need to get through the finicky weather we in southeastern PA expect from March.

Location: Landenberg
Cost: $25 for yoga session and wine tasting.

March 24 6:00pm-8:00pm
Book Club! This month's book is Me Before You by JoJo Moyes.
A love story for this generation, Me Before You brings to life two people who couldn't have less in common- a heartbreakingly romantic novel that asks, What do you do when making the person you love happy also means breaking your own heart?
This book is also being turned into a movie set to be released on June 3. Can anyone say road trip?
Location: Liberty Place
Cost: Free to attend! RSVP here by March 23 and receive a complementary PDX wine glass!

March 25
Moms' Night Out is coming to the Market at Liberty Place! Every parent loves their kids, but sometimes we need to give ourselves a "time-out" too. Hire a babysitter or give the kids some quality daddy time and Uncork. Relax. Unwind. at happy hour.
Location: Liberty Place
Cost: $2 off select wines by the glass.

Monday, February 8, 2016

February 2016 eNewsletter

Winemaker's Corner

It's an exciting time in the winery since bottling is right around the corner! 

On February 15, 16 & 17 we will be bottling:
Haywagon Chardonnay 2015 is a young, fruity, and complex wine with tropical notes.
Vidal Blanc 2015 is a wine that we have not made since 2012 due to lack of quality grape crops in 2013 and 2014. Since this wine demands certain characteristics and a particular degree of complexity, we waited for the perfect vintage, and 2015 was the year! White peach, dried fruits, and a floral profile on the finish.
Pinot Blanc 2015 is coming back again this year with lots of surprises: floral notes, creamy flavors, and more!
Pinot Grigio 2015 is a complex wine that shows the quality of Landenberg's soil with its strong roots and incredible growth this season. Notes of cantaloupe and green apple provide a bright acidity. 
as well as our PDX signature wines: Chardonnay, White Wash, Pail Pink, Barn Red, and Cabernet Sauvignon.
- Gabriel Rubilar, Head Winemaker, PDX

We will have photos and videos all next week on Facebook! Make sure to check it out! 

Upcoming Events

PDX Book Club @ Liberty Place February 25 from 6-8pm

So here's how book club works:
Step 1: read this awesome New York Times #1 Bestseller
Step 2: while doing step 1, drink some wine
Step 3: come to Paradocx's Liberty Place location, drink more wine, and chat about the book with your friends

Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at the signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck. She's even started to feel like she knows them. "Jess and Jason," she calls them. Their life - as she sees it - is perfect. Not unlike the life she recently lost.
And then she sees something shocking. It's only a minute until the train moves on, but it's enough. Now everything's changed. Unable to keep it to herself, Rachel offers what she knows to the police, and becomes inextricably entwined in what happens next, as well as in the lives of everyone involved. Has she done more harm than good? - summary from Amazon

Featured Wine - 2014 Leverage

The 2014 Leverage is a deep red crimson in color. The nose has elegant roses, plums, blackberries, green peppers, black pepper, coffee, vanilla, and caramel. The mouth has notes of licorice and plums, elegant velvety tannins, and flavors of fresh tobacco and leather with a chocolate finish.

Cooking with Wine

Shrimp Linguine with Garlic White Wine Sauce

2 Tbsp. butter
4 cloves garlic, minced
1/2 tsp. crushed red pepper flakes, or to taste
1 lb. peeled raw shrimp
1 1/2 cups dry white wine (chardonnay or pinot grigio work well here!)
juice from 1/2 lemon
salt & pepper
2-3 Tbsp. chopped fresh parsley
1 lb. linguine pasta

1. Prepare the linguine according to package instructions.
2. While the linguine is cooking, melt the butter in a skillet over medium-low heat. Sauté the garlic and red pepper flakes in the butter.
3. Cook the shrimp in the butter and garlic. This will only take a few minutes, so watch them to be sure they don't get overcooked.
4. De-glaze the pan with the wine and add the lemon juice. Let simmer for a few minutes.
5. Pour the sauce over the pasta and let sit under foil to soak up the sauce.
6. Add the parsley to garnish and enjoy!

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