Venue/Location: OMSI, 1945 SE Water Ave., Phone: 503-797-4000
Date: Wednesday, January 25, 2012 - 6:00 PM
OMSI After Dark
Nerds & Curds: Science Uncorked
Admission: 21+ only
OMSI After Dark only: $12 for non-members • $6 for OMSI members • FREE for OMSI After Dark members
BODY WORLDS & The Brain + OMSI After Dark: $25 for non-members • $19 for regular OMSI members • $16 for OMSI After Dark members.
Wine tasting: $8 for non-members; $6 for regular OMSI members; $4 for OMSI After Dark members. (Includes souvenir wine glass, 10 tokens for samples; additional tokens can be purchased for $1 each.)
Savor the wine, sample the cheese and taste why they make a good pair.
Treat yourself to childfree, brain-building science fun at OMSI After Dark! Check out live demos, new featured exhibitions, and old favorites. Sample tasty snacks and sweets along with beer and wine, and talk to regional food and beverage artisans about the science behind them. It's geeks gone wild!
Discover the science behind wine and cheese with interactive demonstrations:
Singing Wine Glasses: Half a glass and they break into song - just like Aunt Gladys!
Swab the Deck: Microbes - good, bad and everywhere!
Presto Paneer: Make this Indian soft cheese faster than you can say, "cheese"!
Are you a Supertaster?: Some top vintners have extra-clever taste buds. Do you make the cut?
Exploring Wine pH: It's not just sour grapes