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THANK YOU, CHICAGO!
We were overwhelmed by your love, support, and deep dish pizza.

While we hope to be back soon, we want this page to serve as your guide to all things Willamette Valley Wine Country
from travel resources to maps to opportunities to taste our members’ wines in your backyard.


VISIT US IN PERSON

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You got a taste for our wines, now get a taste for the land, stories, and people behind them. PDX is only a 3.5 hour flight from ORD. And, did you know that your wines fly free on Alaska Airlines?

From Portland, you can be in Willamette Valley Wine Country in under 20 minutes.

We recommend starting at our plan your visit page for maps, guides, tours, and more. 

   

PLAN YOUR VISIT DOWNLOAD THE TOURING GUIDE

 


EVENTS IN THE VALLEY

No matter the time of year, there is always something going on in Willamette Valley Wine Country. Below are a few in the near future. Check out our full events calendar for more.
 

May 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Remy Wines Tasting Room
How We Taste – Discover how our palates function and why we like what we like. Noon until 1:00 PM on Saturday, May 18th Purchase Tickets or Noon until 1:00 PM on Tuesday, May 21st Purchase[...]
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Chehalem Cultural Center
Enjoy the screening of the award-winning documentary, A Fine Line, which chronicles the challenges faced by female chefs in the male-dominated culinary industry.  The screening will honor Deborah Chatelard, owner/chef of Bistro Maison. The evening[...]
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Brooks Winery
Do you enjoy oysters and wine? Join our Executive Chef Norma Buchholz for an evening of cooking instruction and wine pairing. During this hands-on class, you will learn how to shuck oysters, prepare them in[...]

 

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EXPLORE WILLAMETTE BY THE GLASS

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Our wine is our climate, soil, hard work, and history in a bottle.  

Check out the wineries and people who made the journey to Chicago and please feel free to contact them directly.

They will be more than happy to tell you where to find their wines in your local shops. They can also let you know if they’ll be visiting Chicagoland any time soon for events or dinners.

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GET TO KNOW WILLAMETTE VALLEY WINE COUNTRY

 
Let’s get this out of the way. Willamette rhymes with dammit.

Now that you are properly initiated, expand your knowledge and discover our AVAs, facts & figures, and history.

While we can’t promise this will come in handy on trivia night, we happen to think everything tastes better when you know the story behind it.