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NW Cru


Growth | Education | Community | Wine

McMinnville's Newest Wine Lounge

NW Cru is the place for local and global wine tasting, education and artisan events. We are dedicated to providing you a relaxing, fun and rewarding wine experience, without having to travel all over Oregon and beyond. Locally sourced in house cut, charcuterie boards, snacks and NA beverages are available.

Artist Showcase | Terry Peasley

September 8 - 10th NW Cru

"With an emphasis on wild birds, landscapes, vineyards and old farm scenes, Terry is dedicated to fine art watercolors, rendering the beauty of the Northwest. Whether it be closeups of birds in their natural habitat or conveying the mood and harmony of Northwest scenes, Terry attains great satisfaction in expressing his thoughts and ideas from his observations of the countryside."

Meet the artist all weekend long. For more information check our Facebook Event Page

Event Info

Elevated Tastings

  • Five + Tasting Pours, Comparing Regions.
  • Charcuterie Boards for 2 or 4 available.*
  • Perfect for Date Night.
  • Ask about our Reserve "Vault" experience.

Total Cost

$35 w/o food*

Varies Based on Wine & Food Pairing

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*Some restrictions apply, subject to change, contact for up to date information.

Education & Classes

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  • Tuesday & Wednesday Evenings: 6:30pm-8pm 
  • 3 classes + 1 curated winery tour at the end of the month. 
  • Wine Associates with a combined 25+ years of knowledge.
  • Small class sizes
  • Talk with the Winemakers and Owners.

Total Cost

$225/per person*

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*Some restrictions apply, subject to change, contact for up to date information.

Wine & Food Selection

Every month we have a rotating selection of wines from various regions, focusing on the Pacific Northwest, California and internationally.  We believe that exploring the greatness of the Willamette Valley can only come from tasting its roots and history obtained from regions around the world. We also have a selection of in house cut charcuterie and fresh made artisan popcorn.

charcuterie board and wine

Menu prices and products are subject to change and availability.

Growth | Education | Community

About Us

At NW Cru, we offer a unique experience unlike any other. We have an extensive selection of wines from around the world and an intimate, art-filled tasting room. With over a decade of service from NW Food & Gifts to a more personal and social place to gather, we have created an atmosphere of connection, growth and education. We invite you to come in, relax and enjoy the NW Cru experience.

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WSET Class Schedule

Have you ever wanted to learn more about wine, or increase your marketability in the wine industry? Join us for the first set of WSET courses in the Willamette Valley, brought to you by Wine and Spirit Archives. We have a course suited for all levels and educational desires. 

This introductory level course introduces students to major wine styles, practices for proper wine storage and service, as well as the fundamentals of food and wine pairing.This certification course aims to provide students with the product and service knowledge necessary to excel in wine-related positions in restaurants, bars, retail outlets and winery tasting rooms.Who should attend: This course is ideal for students preparing for their first job in the wine industry or for consumers seeking a formal introduction to wine.

AUGUST 13 | 9:30AM - 6:00PM

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The WSET Level 2 Course offers a strong foundation in the world of wine and covers all major grape varieties and wine styles, key world wine regions, label terminology and professional wine tasting technique.Students will build a comprehensive understanding of wine through outside reading, lectures and discussions, and evaluation of over 40 wines using the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting.Additional details about course content and exam details can be found in the course specification.

This years class has been canceled.

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The WSET Level 3 Award in Wine Course offers a challenging and in-depth examination of the world of wine including all major wine regions, grape varieties, wine styles, viticulture, winemaking, food and wine pairing, labeling laws and terminology, and professional wine tasting technique.The course includes approximately 40 hours of classroom instruction including lecture, discussion and tasting of approximately 90 wines using the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting. 

TUESDAYS,  JAN 16-APR 30 | 6PM-8:30PM

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We would love to meet you. Come and Join Us.


325 NE Evans St.
McMinnville OR 97128

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Email Us: info@thecru.com

Tasting Hours

Thursday: 12-7pm
Friday: 12-7pm
Saturday: 12-7pm
Sunday: 12-6pm

Class Hours

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Inspired From Our Customers

Real Feedback From Real People

Like the products since the first try and now I’m a loyal customer. The material for the chairs here is safe for my skin, and no longer do I need to worry about my child’s sensitive skin



Great service and quick delivery! Got my table just after 3 days of order, and the sustainability is a plus point. What a highlight for my dining room. Thank you for your service



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