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Upcoming Events

  • Forage. Gather. Feast Book Talk + Reception
    Forage. Gather. Feast Book Talk + Reception
    Fri, Jun 14
    Jun 14, 2024, 5:00 PM – Jun 15, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Welcome Maria Finn to Portland for her new book Forage. Gather. Feast 100+ Recipes from West Coast Forests, Shores, & Urban Space.
  • Bartender's Pantry Book Talk + Reception
    Bartender's Pantry Book Talk + Reception
    Mon, Jun 17
    Jun 17, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    We're hosting Jim Meehan for a reception and talk for The Bartender's Pantry. He'll be in conversation with Chef Bonnie Morales of Kachka whose recipes are featured in the book. You'll get a welcome drink, the book, and an evening with two of Portland's most talented people in food and drink.
  • Pasta Grannies Book Workshop
    Pasta Grannies Book Workshop
    Sat, Jun 22
    Jun 22, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    This workshop will teach you the fundamentals of making Pasta by hand. We'll make dough, shape pasta, make a sauce, and we'll eat together. You'll also get an (optional) copy of the Pasta Grannies book.
  • Greece, Turkey, Cypress Cook Book Workshop
    Greece, Turkey, Cypress Cook Book Workshop
    Sat, Jun 29
    Jun 29, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    In this class we'll dive into Ripe Figs: Recipes and Stories from Turkey, Greece and Cyprus. We'll make several dishes including dolmas, we'll eat together, and you'll go home with a copy of the book.
  • Vegan Africa Book Workshop
    Vegan Africa Book Workshop
    Sat, May 25
    May 25, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    In this book workshop we'll cook and learn from Vegan Africa cookbook. We'll make a meal together from the book and you'll go home with a copy if you choose!
  • Mother's Day Baked Goods
    Mother's Day Baked Goods
    Sun, May 12
    May 12, 2024, 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM
    One of our favorite bakers is making Mother's Day treats for pick up at Vivienne, 5/12 12:30-3:30pm. Carrot Cake w/ Cream Cheese Frosting, Pistachio Layer Cake with Strawberry Buttercream, Rhubarb Upside-Down Cake, and Lemon Glazed Butter Wafers, looking cute and delectable. Treat someone you love.
  • Korean Vegan Book Workshop
    Korean Vegan Book Workshop
    Sat, May 11
    May 11, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    In this class we'll dive deep into award winning Korean Vegan cookbook. We'll make a full meal, cooking several dishes from the book and eat together . It's like a dinner party cooking class.
  • I'll Bring Dessert Book Signing and Talk with Benjamina Ebuehi
    I'll Bring Dessert Book Signing and Talk with Benjamina Ebuehi
    Wed, May 08
    May 08, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Join us for a conversation with Benjamina Ebuehi, participant on the Great British Baking Show, for her new book "I'll Bring Dessert". She'll be in conversation with Portland's own favorite foodie Nori DeVega. Come for the talk and a reception of bakes from the book. Reception free w/book purchase
  • Around Our Table Book Talk and Reception  with Sara Forte
    Around Our Table Book Talk and Reception  with Sara Forte
    Fri, May 03
    May 03, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Join Sara Forte of the Sprouted Kitchen for a book talk and reception for her latest book Around Our Table : Wholesome Recipes to Feed Your Family and Friends. We'll talk about being a food writer and recipe creator, cookbook author, feeding kids, eating plant forward whole foods diet and more.
  • It Takes a Village Alley Work Party (postponed due to rain)
    It Takes a Village Alley Work Party (postponed due to rain)
    Sun, Apr 28
    Apr 28, 2024, 1:21 PM – 1:26 PM
    Help us reclaim and beautify the alley and blighted lot behind our building. This is the first in a series of clean-up days we're hosting. We'll start by clearing the area of trash and begin planning to repair the fence and install a flower garden in the lot. Lunch and refreshments provided.
  • Pasta Grannies Book Workshop
    Pasta Grannies Book Workshop
    Sat, Apr 27
    Apr 27, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Come learn pasta fundamentals in this fun hands-on workshop. We'll learn about flour, make dough, hand-shape pasta, make a seasonal sauce and eat together. You'll go home ready to make pasta.
  • Food Illustration with Drawn Hungry
    Food Illustration with Drawn Hungry
    Thu, Apr 25
    Apr 25, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Join us for a food illustration party, hosted by artist and creator of Drawn Hungry, Jordan Mishra-Johnson. We'll have paper, art supplies, and drawing inspiration. Your ticket includes access to the event and a welcome glass of wine or a N/A bev. Drop in anytime during the event.
  • Simply West African Book Workshop
    Simply West African Book Workshop
    Sat, Apr 20
    Apr 20, 2024, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    In this class we'll explore the flavors and recipes from Simply West African. We'll make egusi sauce, fonio, and steamed fish and collard greens. We'll cook and eat together, and you'll go home with a copy of the book.
  • Nosh Book Signing  and Reception with Micah Siva
    Nosh Book Signing  and Reception with Micah Siva
    Fri, Apr 05
    Apr 05, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Join author Micah Siva for a reception for her new book Nosh: Plant_Forward Recipes Celebrating Modern Jewish Cuisine. We'll eat from the book, talk, and sign books. Wine for sale at the event.
  • Greece, Turkey, Cypress Cook Book Workshop
    Greece, Turkey, Cypress Cook Book Workshop
    Sun, Mar 24
    Mar 24, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    In this class we'll dive into Ripe Figs: Recipes and Stories from Turkey, Greece and Cyprus. We'll make several dishes including dolmas, we'll eat together, and you'll go home with a copy of the book.
  • Mi Cocina Book Workshop
    Mi Cocina Book Workshop
    Sun, Mar 17
    Mar 17, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Our favorite class is back. We'll make beans, tortillas, two kinds of salsa, and a regional dish from Mi Cocina. We'll cook and eat together and you'll go home with a copy of the book.
  • Korean American Book Talk with Eric Kim
    Korean American Book Talk with Eric Kim
    Sat, Mar 16
    Mar 16, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Join Eric Kim author of Korean American for a book signing event and author talk.
  • Book Signing: Korean American
    Book Signing: Korean American
    Sat, Mar 16
    Mar 16, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    This event is an open book signing. RSVP for your copy of the book, or bring your own for Eric to Sign.

 

2724 NE ALBERTA STREET, Portland,Oregon 

503.575.2866 - viviennepdx@gmail.com

OPEN Thursday-Monday 12-6pm 

 PORTLAND'S COokbook STORE

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Vivienne is Portland's independent, woman-owned cookbook store. We also carry kitchenwares,linens, + natural wine.

 

We're also a wine bar, we do book and kitchenware consignment and sales. We host cookbook classes, book talks, private parties, and more.

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