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The End of an Era on Ballard Ave

The news is out! The For Lease sign is up! Portalis Wines is nearing the end of our 10-year lease in this spot (12 years on the street!), and we’ve decided it’s the end of an era for us on Ballard Ave. 525 more words

Portalis Staff Dreams Big for the Holidays

It’s a tradition! Every December we ask your lovely Portalis staff what they would like to drink for the holidays. Here’s what they said:

Jens… 371 more words

Jens Strecker

Celebrating 10 Years of Portalis!

Yes, on August 8, 2003, Portalis opened its doors to the public. At that time we were located up the street at 5310 Ballard Ave, next to the empty Wilson Ford building (anyone remember that?). 227 more words


off the clock

after an entire week of staying home , i felt like i needed to make up for lost time. this weekend was filled with little plans here and there, which turned out to be exactly what i was looking for! 63 more words

The Hand of Glory...

I have just completed a “hand of glory” element for my latest piece “Wonders”, which will be included in my current show at Portalis Wines. I am totally happy with the way it turned out. 210 more words