News about the Willamette Valley


Strong Willamette Valley Showing at TEXSOM

March 14, 2018

The results are in, and Willamette Valley wineries made an impressive showing at the prestigious TEXSOM International Wine Awards in February at the Grapevine Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas. Read full article


Oregon pushes the quality needle for Pinot

vinous – january 18, 2018

Recent vintages have mostly been an embarrassment of riches for Oregon’s winegrowers—in quantity as well as quality. Read full article


December Events Preview

FEATURED DECEMBER EVENTS IN THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY

Willamette Valley wine country serves up an idyllic remedy for winter’s persistent chill. Wineries welcome guests with the warmest brand of hospitality, in the form of thawing fireplaces, convivial service and an exceptionally intimate atmosphere only the winter months can provide. Read full article


Harvest & Wine in the Willamette Valley

PORTLAND MONTHLY MAGAZINE – September 23, 2017

In 1983, before the Willamette Valley was the pinot powerhouse it is today, less than a dozen winemakers worked together to plan a weekend event that would draw outsiders into their intimate workspaces. Read full article


The Oregon Trail

New York Times – September 14, 2017

The latest winemakers to settle in the region are bringing new perspectives, fresh energy and heartfelt enthusiasm to the country’s most exciting wine area. Read full article


The Sparkling Nomad

SEVENFIFTY – OCTOBER 3, 2017

How one intrepid, roving winemaker is putting Willamette Valley sparkling wine on the world wine map. Read full article


Best Oregon Wineries to Visit

Food & Wine – September 1, 2017

That Oregon, with its wet weather and short summers, could ever be famous for wine was in doubt until as recently as 30 years ago, when it began to receive international acclaim. Read full article


The Old Vines of Oregon Wine

Wine Enthusiast Magazine – August 9, 2017

While Oregon may scream New World, a number of producers in the state are choosing to keep their focus on old-vine grapes to make high-quality wines. Read full article


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