Ambonnay and founder David Speer have been featured in USA Today, Food and Wine, Wine Spectator, Bon Appetit, Wine Enthusiast, Wine and Spirits, Sunset, Imbibe Magazine, Portland Monthly, The Oregonian, and Oregon Wine Press.


Eater Portland - Portland Won’t Be Losing a Fabulous Champagne Bar After All

Food and Wine Magazine - Best Wine Bars in the US

Wine and Spirits - Conversations & Tastings with 50 Masters of Place - David Speer on Cote des Blancs Chapagne

Travel & Leisure - 7 Best Champagne Bars in America

Thrillist 21 Best Wine Bars In America - also featured on Yahoo Food

Oregonian - Portland's 10 Best Wine Bars

Wine Enthusiast - 100 Best Wine Restaurants in America 2014

USA Today - Pop The Bubbly for $20 or Less

Wine Spectator - The New Portland Sept 30th 2013 issue (subscription required)

Food and Wine April 2013 - Sommeliers of the Year 2013

The Sweet Home - Best Champagne Glass

Epicurious - 8 of the Best Sparkling Wines Under $25

Wine without Worry Podcast w David Speer

Portland Monthly - 50 Best Wines of Oregon - Panelist

Imbibe Magazine - July/August 2013- Easy, Breezy Bubbly

Bon Appetit - Orange You Glad You Tried this Wine

MIX Magazine - Sparkling Holiday Wines - 22 Restaurants with Best Value Wine Lists Across the US

Portland Monthly - Popping the Cork on Oregon Bubbly

Food and Wine Oct 2012 - 25 Places to Drink Wine Now

Portland Monthly - 2012 Best Restaurants - Wine + Food = Love

Portland Monthly - 50 Best Wines of Oregon - Panelist - Dining Confidential - I'm Considering Giving up my Flute

Portland Montly - Strawberries get Savory - Some of America's Best Wine Bars

Sunset Magazine Feb 2012 - Bubble Bars -6 places where sparkling wines take center stage - featured video - 10 Hottest New Wine lists in America - Where to drink now in Portland

Oregonian - Things We Love: Where we'll be when we're not cooking

MIX Magazine Best New Restaurants of 2011

The Oregonian - Last Minute New Year's Eve dining options

PORTLAND MONTHLY - Eat Beat Neighborhood News - November 2011

PORTLAND BUSINESS JOURNAL - Portland bubbles over as first champagne bar opens

OREGON WINE PRESS - Saber and the City

PORTLAND MONTHLY - First Look: Ambonnay