The Portland Culinary Alliance (PCA) is a non-profit organization uniquely positioned to foster valuable education, networking, social events and scholarship opportunities for current and aspiring food and beverage professionals in Oregon and Southwest Washington. Our organization reflects the diversity of our local culinary industry, and includes chefs, authors, farmers, entrepreneurs, enthusiasts, artisans, winemakers, educators, and marketing professionals. Become a supporter and help us continue to inspire the Portland culinary community.
SEPTEMBER NETWORKING HAPPY HOUR AT FREELAND SPIRITS
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH | 5:30PM TO 7:00PM
Come network with your fellow Portland food pros at our September happy hour at Freeland Spirits, Portland's newest craft distillery. Freeland Spirits is one of very few women owned and run distilleries in history! They celebrate the women of the craft; from the gals who grow the grain, to those who run the still, they’re creating superior spirits that celebrate all the Northwest has to offer.
Learn more and RSVP here.
SAVE THE DATE: PORTLAND CULINARY ALLIANCE COOKBOOK SOCIAL AND ARTISAN SHOWCASE
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2ND | 12:00PM TO 2:00PM
Our annual Holiday Cookbook Social is hosted by Headwater’s James Beard Chef Vitaly Paley and the Portland Culinary Alliance. It is a great time to get your shopping done for your favorite food enthusiast! Local authors are happy to personalize your copy for all the food lovers you know while you enjoy small bites straight from their pages. More details to follow!
2018 PCA OREGON CULINARY INSTITUTE SCHOLARSHIP AWARDED TO JACKIE SUTHERLAND
Celebrating its 31st year supporting current and future culinary professionals, the Portland Culinary Alliance announced its second annual Oregon Culinary Institute Scholarship. This annual $1,000 scholarship award is open to all students at OCI who submit a letter of application to be reviewed by the PCA Scholarship Review Board. The 2018 scholarship recipient is Jackie Sutherland.
Learn more about Jackie and the PCA/OCI scholarship here!
With special thanks to our Corporate Partner Oregon Culinary Institute.