All posts tagged "featured"

  • eugene 120x134 - Food delivery service wants to change law for Oregon wine
    Food delivery service wants to change law for Oregon wine

    EUGENE, Ore. – Pony Express Restaurant Delivery Services wants to better serve customers seeking to pair Oregon wine with the dinners they order from area restaurants, but the Eugene-based courier will need state law revised in order...

    • Posted February 22, 2013
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  • Erath Winery
    Ste. Michelle lifts up Erath Winery, then gets out of the way

    PORTLAND, Ore. – Ted Baseler is quick to point out that Ste. Michelle Wine Estates is a Washington wine company. Even though it owns wineries in California and Oregon, it sees itself as a Washington wine producer...

    • Posted February 21, 2013
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  • walla walla community college
    Walla Walla Community College enology director stepping down – again

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – Myles Anderson hopes the fourth time is the charm. Anderson, 73, is the founder of the vaunted viticulture and enology program at Walla Walla Community College. He has announced he is retiring June...

    • Posted February 20, 2013
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  • Rollin Soles, sparkling wine producer.
    Rollin Soles steps back at Argyle, forward at Roco

    DUNDEE, Ore. – Starting March 1, Rollin Soles will have a new role at Argyle Winery – founding winemaker. Soles has been Argyle’s head winemaker since the winery launched in 1987, making some of Oregon’s best Pinot...

    • Posted February 19, 2013
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  • precept
    Precept hires Andrew Will winemaker as education director

      SEATTLE – A decade ago, Precept Wine barely existed. It sold its first case of wine in June 2003. Today, Precept makes a million-plus cases of wine and owns some of the Northwest’s best-known wineries and...

    • Posted February 18, 2013
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  • salmon-safe
    Lake Chelan winery now Salmon-Safe, LIVE certified

    MANSON, Wash. – Hard Row to Hoe Vineyards has become the first vineyard in the Lake Chelan American Viticultural Area to earn Salmon-Safe and LIVE certification for its vineyard practices. Owners Don and Judy Phelps spent the...

    • Posted February 17, 2013
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  • Oregon wine
    Vintage Oregon kicks off Oregon Wine Month

    PORTLAND – The wine industry will kick off Oregon Wine Month with its second annual Vintage Oregon, a tasting event April 28 in Portland. Oregon Wine Month is May. “Last year’s event helped us launch Oregon Wine...

    • Posted February 16, 2013
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  • Washington wine
    Milbrandt winemaker launches own Washington wine

    MATTAWA, Wash. – Following in a long line of former Ste. Michelle winemakers, Josh Maloney is making a Washington wine under his own name. Maloney, who spent six years at Chateau Ste. Michelle as its red winemaker,...

    • Posted February 15, 2013
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  • Melissa Burr feature 120x134 - Forbes writer 'called out' about Oregon female winemakers
    Forbes writer ‘called out’ about Oregon female winemakers

    Editor’s note: We continue to work at keeping this list current, so please contact us with additions and revisions. Forbes recently published what is billed as the first of a four-part series about Oregon female winemakers. The...

    • Posted February 14, 2013
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  • Washington wine
    Chateau Ste. Michelle library tasting to feature red winemaking transition

    WOODINVILLE, Wash. – Chateau Ste. Michelle will give fans a snapshot of three of Washington’s top winemakers on March 3 when it stages its first public vertical tasting of library wines for 2013. As wine lovers age,...

    • Posted February 13, 2013
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