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  1. 10 spirits you didn't know were made in OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    This popular Italian amaro, and industry drink of choice, gets an Oregon spin from Thomas & Sons , the distilling arm of Townshend's Tea Company. Made from a house-distilled tea spirit, their fernet is infused with Douglas fir logs, Willamette hops and birch bark for an extra foresty bite.


  2. Southern Willamette winemakers: Early harvest, great grapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 17 | Norwalk Citizen News

    An early spring and ideal summer growing weather led to an early wine grape harvest in the southern Willamette Valley. Sweet Cheeks and other wineries nestled in the hills around Eugene had their grapes off the vine by the end of September - typically when the harvest starts.


  3. Weather proves mild, but drivers stay waryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 16 | The News-Review

    Brian Kane of Roseburg braves the weather to walk his dogs Quinn, left, Bandit, right and Smokey in Roseberg on Saturday. Roseburg High School junior varsity player Andy Zwiefelhofer gathers his gear after a rain soaked game against Willamette in Rosberg on Saturday.


  4. Northwest Wine Tourist Numbers, Offerings SurgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 12 | Wines & Vines

    With a major weather system barrelling toward the coast of the Pacific Northwest this week, it's safe to say that fall's here and the tourist season is over - except, perhaps, for storm watchers. By all accounts, it's been a good year for travelers.


  5. Fall brings awards, great wine and mushrooms - Thursday, 06 October 2016 02:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 6 | The Newberg Graphic

    ... included several Oregon wineries and people on its nomination list: Jim Bernau, founder of Willamette Valley Vineyards, is nominated for Wine Person of the Year; King Estate in Eugene is nominated for American Winery of the Year; and the Willamette ...


  6. The Five Art Galleries We're Most Excited to See at First ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 5 | Willamette Week

    Willamette Week publishes on Wednesdays. Portland's art galleries open new shows on the first Thursday of the month.


  7. Crushin' it: Wine lovers gather for annual stomp - Thursday, 22 September 2016 20:13Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Tualatin Times

    Each year in late September, thousands of people gather at Willamette Valley Vineyards for the annual stomping of the grapes. Like Spain's running of the bulls - although a bit less dangerous - it's a tradition rooted in culture and celebration, thrilling for spectators and competitors alike.


  8. Oregon pinot noir pays offRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | The Columbian

    Below are a dozen Oregon pinot noirs from a recent tasting. Each is the least expensive pinot noir offered by the winery, and each is between $19 and $32.


  9. Community CalendarRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2016 | Keizertimes.com

    ... tickets, $8 general and $12 front row. Oregon Grape Stomp Championships and Harvest Celebration, Willamette Valley Vineyards, 8800 Enchanted Way SE, Turner. Teams of two will compete to advance to the world championship. Event also features wine ...


  10. Around the World in 80 Harvests: OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Drinks Business

    As wine journalist Amanda Barnes travels Around the World in 80 Harvests documenting 80 wine regions and grape harvests around the globe, she shares a photo story from the Willamette Valley in Oregon. The morning sun catches the Chardonnay vines on the famous jory soils of the Dundee Hills.


  11. Mathewson 090916Read the original story

    Sep 8, 2016 | News-Register

    A few years ago, Perrydale farmer Doug Fanning told me he'd seen a whitetailed deer along the Yamhill River. He was plowing one of his father's fields at the time, he said.


  12. 12 Oregon pinot noir wines that prove a 50-year-old gamble paid offRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    You could say that Oregon is a pinot noir bridge. The state's most celebrated and successful wine style could generally be classified as somewhere between the heady, earthy pinot noirs of Burgundy - the grape's ancestral home in France - and the fruity, jammy pinots of California.


  13. The week's essential stories: What you need to know Aug. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | The Oregonian

    Displaced residents get a chance to return to North and Northeast Portland. An archaeological discovery in Oregon.


  14. How to say wine words correctly - and avoid a little embarrassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Rachael Lowe, sommelier and beverage director of Spiaggia, shows us how to pronounce some tricky wine words. Rachael Lowe, sommelier and beverage director of Spiaggia, shows us how to pronounce some tricky wine words.


  15. Willamette Valley Vineyards toasts H1 profits - resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | Just-Drinks.com

    Willamette Valley Vineyards has reported a boost in half-year profits, despite reduced bulk wine sales dragging on the second quarter. The Oregon-based wine company said late last week that net profits in the six months to the end of June were up 17% to US$965,062.


  16. Hero 110-Year-Old Oregon-Born Woman Loves Whiskey and NapsRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2016 | Willamette Week

    Flossie Dickey is a woman living in Cheney, Wash., born in Yoncalla, Ore. , in 1906.


  17. Register for Small Farm SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | West Linn Tidings

    Small Farm School, an educational program for beginning small-acreage farmers, is accepting registrations for its Sept. 15 event at Clackamas Community College in Oregon City.


  18. Change of SceneryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Blazers Edge

    Here's my bottom line up front so that you don't get bored with my rambling: move the Blazers to downtown Vancouver, Washington. More on that in a minute.


  19. Growing Grapes Globally: International Terroir Congress Comes to OregonRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2016 | Wine Business Online

    ... vineyards equipped with picks and rock hammers. Highpoints of the congress were tours to three Willamette Valley vineyards: LEED-certified vineyard Stoller Family Estate (Dundee Hills AVA), the steep sloped Maysara biodynamic vineyard (McMinnville ...


  20. Great Northwest Wine: The world of Oregon pinot noir - Thu, 21 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... loganberry and chocolate on the palate and closing with a long, satisfying finish. (13.4% alc.) Willamette Valley Vineyards 2014 Estate Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley, $30: Deep cherry and cranberry aromatics reveal underlying oak, spice and forest ...