24 HOURS OF HARVEST: A SNAPSHOT

#WVHARVEST2018 – October 12, 2018

Welcome to a glimpse of a day in the life of a vintner during their busiest stretch of the year. Read full article


The Night Shift

#WVHARVEST2018 – october 2, 2018

Harvesting by night offers an array of attractive qualities, from chilly clusters to getting an early jump on the day’s winemaking duties. >Read full article


Why We Hand Pick, And When

#WVHARVEST2018 – september 24, 2018

Right now, from the slopes of Parrett Mountain to the foothills of Junction City, winegrowers are tackling the same perennial question: when to harvest? Read full article


This Time Next Year

#WVHARVEST2018 – september 18, 2018

As early as the 2019 crush, the Willamette Valley will have likely welcomed a new sub-appellation and has four more in the proposal process. Read full article


A WORD TO THE WINE: A HARVEST GLOSSARY

#WVHARVEST2018 – september 10, 2018

Wine is known for having its own colorful lexicon, and harvest is no exception. The following terms are useful to know when reading harvest updates, but they’ll also come in handy if you ever get recruited onto a sorting line. Read full article


Tools of the Cellar Trade

#WVHARVEST2017 – NOVEMBER 13, 2017

It takes more than great grapes to make great wine. From must plungers to tri-clamps, we break down the tools of the trade.. Read full article


Two Vintners on Blending

#WVHARVEST2017 – NOVEMBER 8, 2017

Blending a wine is a bit like mixing paint to create the perfect color. That color reflects the winemakers interpretation both of the site the fruit came from and his or her idea of what a wine should be.. Read full article


Tests, Trials and Tabulations

#WVHARVEST2017 – OCTOBER 24, 2017

Adelsheim Vineyard’s Associate Winemaker, Gina Hennen, explains how winemaking “scratches both sides of her brain”.. Read full article