Some of the world’s most traditional wineries can’t resist a reboot. We’ve explained in the past that swaths of savvy vineyards in California have embraced tech to boost yields and make better wines. That might not be surprising, given their proximity to Silicon Valley and the fact that many executives have used their tech-boom bucks to invest in […]
Three years after it was designated Oregon’s newest American Viticultural Area, Steve Robertson says big things are beginning to happen in The Rocks District of Milton-Freewater. By GEORGE PLAVEN Capital Press Published on December 20, 2017 10:21AM Dramatic cobblestones are what distinguishes The Rocks District of Milton-Freewater, Oregon’s newest AVA, which was designated Feb. 9, […]
By Samantha Bakall The Oregonian | OregonLive Posted September 15, 2017 at 02:14 PM Days after the Eagle Creek fire, a haze of choking smoke settled over Portland. It turned the sun and moon an ominous blood orange and forced many to wear specially rated masks to combat the unhealthy air quality. Across Oregon, that […]
“Come quickly, I am tasting stars,” Dom Perignon’s famous quote after his first taste of Champagne, and a fairly apt description of . . .