COMMENTARY

Winemaker Alex Neely of Libertine Wines with his friend, Jerry. ##Photo by Michael Alberty

Troy Patterson, Don’t Drink This

Libertine concocts goofball beverage defying convention

 

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The Gathering

Non-fan food for thought

 

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Terry Hoage ##Photo provided

Q&A: Terry Hoage

Former NFL player talks winemaking

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California Punchline

A glass of wine is not an experience

 

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Wine Without Borders

Complicated shipping compliance hinders country’s wine market

 

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Steven Spurrier in 1981 at his Paris wine shop – Les Caves de la Madeleine.

Q&A: Steven Spurrier

British wine icon talks IPNC and books

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Slowing Up

Aesop fable apt for today’s harriedness

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Pat Spangler. ##Photo by Michael Alberty

From Oregon, With Love

Passion for Chianti unites two wine valleys

 

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Total Airhead

Elemental joy in the Oregon breeze

 

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Taking a Bath

Rookie mistakes made by winery masters

 

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Philippe Girardet

Last Call: Philippe Girardet

A quick chat with Umpqua Valley pioneer

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Jon Larson (left) and Boyd Pearson of Redolent Wine Co. ##Photo provided

Brother of a Winning Combo

Burgundy and Piedmont split the difference in the Willamette Valley

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Thanks, Elena

This editor’s note is dedicated to you

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Ross and Bee Maloof moved from the East Coast to make wine in the Willamette Valley. ##Photo by Michael Alberty

Maloof Sparkles in the Shadows

Could ancestropetnoise become the new rage?

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Cathrine Todd ##Photo provided

Q&A: Cathrine Todd

OWP chats with Dame Wine blogger

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Are There Rocks in My Wine?

A down-to-earth examination of “minerality” 

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The Life of a W(h)ine Glass

From supply store to spa, to shelf, to Pinot Vista tasting room tables

 

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Sam Neill. ##Photo by Andrea Johnson

Q&A: Sam Neill

Kiwi actor/winery owner answers OWP

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Woman's Work

There’s nothing we can’t accomplish

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Two Sides to Every Label

Willamette Valley Wineries Association initiatives spark conversation

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Make a Month of It

Telling the story of Oregon wine all May long

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