Cork Bottle Shop “Taking a Break”

Cork Wine Shop

Darryl over at Cork Bottle Shop on NE Alberta and 28th, has decided to close his shop for the next six months. Here is the newsletter he sent out: After 8 years of tending our humble wine shop on 29th & Alberta, through economic ups and downs; through attempts to expand into multiple locations and then … [Read more...]

The Best of Portland 2011!


Updated 4.29. Note - so many links in this original posts are now broken, I have removed the majority of them from this page so as not to waste your time. Here are the results from the our 2011 reader surveys. We had well over 1100 participants this year! A big thank you to all of our sponsors and participants! A … [Read more...]

Cork Wineshop to Shutter NW Lovejoy Store


Another victim of landlord hassles, Cork owner Darryl Joannides has decided to close the NW Lovejoy store, until he can find a new location in the area. In the meantime, he has bought the building on NE Alberta where the original store is, and plans to make changes there to improve energy efficiency and … [Read more...]