Cocktails with Steven & Rose City Distilling at Pettygrove Station
On Thursday evening August 22 from 6 PM – 9 PM Steven Shomler will behind the bar mixing four special Lebanese inspired cocktails for you to enjoy at the Benny Beach Bar inside of Pettygrove Station.
Three of the four cocktails Steven will be mixing that night will feature Rose City Distilling spirits.
Cheering On Joe Kortbaoui
Steven has long cheered on food cart owners and Steven is donating his time for this event to do that very thing.
If you want to cheer on and support a food cart owner – Joe Kortbaoui making the leap to brick and mortar – come on down!
Joe Kortbaoui has been a long time Food Cart owner going all the way back to the bygone days of the Good Food Here Food Cart Pod that used to be on SE Belmont.
Joe just opened his first brick and mortar restaurant – Pettygrove Station!
Pettygrove Station features many of the most popular Mediterranean items from his Yaba Yabaa Food Cart.
Inside of Pettygrove Station is the Benny Beach Bar specializing in craft cocktails and craft beer.
Joe grew up in the Beqaa Valley in Lebanon before moving to the United States and beginning his food cart journey.
Pictured above is the Jallabgroni – a riff on a negroni utilizing Jallab. Jallab is a sweet syrup made from carob, dates, grape molasses and rose water.
The Jallabgroni is made with gin, apricot liqueur, and orange blossom water.
Stay tuned for information about the 3 other Lebanese inspired cocktails that Steven will be mixing that night!
Also – Joe will have a number of food specials as well!
Pettygrove Station is located at 1401 NW 19th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97209