Oregon's wine regions

The real dirt on Oregon wines4 min read

Wine grape growers have always found unique places to plant their vines. The trouble was that few others understood the uniqueness of these regions. Following the examples from the Old World, American Viticultural Areas (AVAs) were created and designated by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax
On the road to Hood River

Hood River: A breezy wine and beer weekend getaway8 min read

Did you know that Hood River is only an hour from the city? A quick waterfall-filled drive through the Gorge offers Portlanders a breezy weekend getaway for wine and beer lovers alike. With great wineries, local breweries, quaint bed and breakfast inns and gorgeous views of the Columb