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Chocolate and Wine are Yelp’s Valentine…



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…and Portland’s Elite Squad couldn’t be happier about this decadent development!

Hosted by the oh-so-stylish Grace Salon, Over 60 yelpers mingled and moved through the elegant-industrial space, visiting 5 unique tasting stations where they were met with a Moonstruck truffle expertly paired with Vinideus Wine. By the third station, yelpers were experiencing pure chocolate and wine ecstasy. 2254898535_30d400d323

Tasting notes helped Elites like Sabrina H, Michelle H, Melissa P, and Elizabeth E analytically decipher exactly what they were indulging in, while Andrew C, Justin T, and Kyle F celebrated these luxuries a bit more spontaneously

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Balancing a wine glass, a Mayan truffle (or several), and a camera, our talented Andrew C was able to capture the entire evening of decadence – check out the pictures HERE!

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Abundant thanks to our gracious sponsors: Jeff from Vinideus and Anu and Alexis from Moonstruck’s Alder Street Cafe were on hand to answer questions and keep the wine and chocolate flowing all evening. And of course, many thanks to Thad Grace and company for providing the venue for the the perfect pre-Valentine’s Day soiree. It was an absolute honor to work with these three distinguished local businesses.

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One thing’s for sure – Portland yelpers won’t be at a loss for what to give their sweetheart this Valentine’s Day!

Cheers and Chocolate- Laura N
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