This year, the winning entry – received two tickets to Counter Culture 2016 at Anne Amie Vineyards in Carlton Oregon. Each year, they kick off the International Pinot Noir Celebration with a pre-IPNC event, Counter Culture: A Celebration of Urban Street Food and International Wines. The tickets include a shuttle from Portland and back.
The runner up received a chicken dinner from Fusspot Chicken, which serves $10 plates of Korean-inspired fried chicken on the bone with sesame slaw and a gochujang-based spicy sauce. The fried chicken pop-up is at Kitchen Cru, NW Flanders & Park, every other Saturday 5-7p. The next one is on July 2nd.
The winning entry is from Lori Hoyle with 49%, 250 Votes:
It seems like eons
Since sweet juice ran down my chin
The runner up was “GoodCookie” 42%, 217 Votes:
Darkness slowly melts
Silken earth against my tongue
Sweet forest flavors
I wish I had a runner runner up prize, as this one was only 17 votes away:
Cold, creamy crystals
Aromatic orchid bean.
Summer in a cone! (39%, 200 Votes)
Thanks to everyone who entered! As usual, it was a great contest.