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Moderator L.M. Archer (far right) and panelists (from left) Jessica Thomas of Sweet Cheeks Winery, Craig Camp of Troon Vineyard and Christine Clair of Willamette Valley Vineyards discuss Oregon sparkling.  ##Photo provided

Matter of Media

Writers, podcasters convene in Eugene

 

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Friends enjoy the Chehalem Mountains Winegrowers’ Magic in the Mountains tasting in Newberg at The Allison Inn & Spa.##Photo by Raymond Hall/Click Photography

Magic Mountain

A fun ride through a complex AVA

 

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Participants at the 2021 Women in Wine conference listen to speakers via Zoom at Argyle.##Photo by Kathryn Elsesser

Woman Up

Forum raises female voices

 

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Master falconer Alina Blakenship of Sky Guardian Falconry works with Tempest, a saker falcon.##Photo by Kathryn Elsesser

Prey Tell

Deep dive into the vineyard’s winged worker

 

 

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Seven Hills Winery founder Casey McClellan (left) and new head winemaker Bobby Richards.##Photo courtesy of Seven Hills

Passing the Thief

Leadership changes at Walla Walla original

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Auctioneer Fritz Hatton leads the live segment this year’s Willamette: The Pinot Noir Auction. Event chairs Jessica Endsworth and Rob Alstrin watch the action unfold.##Photo by Easton Richmond

Lots to Celebrate

Auction goes hybrid, earns high praise

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Guests enjoy a ride in the classic 1969 Land Rover at Rain Dance Vineyards in Newberg.##Photo courtesy of Travel Newberg

Land Rover, Land Rover

Send thirsty guests on over

 

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Winemaker Corey Schuster of Jackalope Wines. ##Photo by Michael Alberty

Fielder's Choice

Meet the white wine never meant to be: Jackalope Wine Cellars 2019 Field Blend. Happenstance never tasted so good. In 2019, Corey Schuster was all set to make a 100% Alvarinho wine for his Jackalope label. ...

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Willamette Valley Vineyards’ digital rendering of the new Lake Oswego restaurant. ##Image provided

Expanding Horizons

Iconic brand building large facility, multiple restaurants

 

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Eunice Chiweshe Goldstein in a dress by designer Komi Jean Pierre Nugloze featured at N'Kossi Boutique in Portland. ##Photo by Kathryn Elsesser

Playing Her Part

Oregon’s first female African American winery owner uses platform for progress

 

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KOIN 6 News’ graphic shows record temperatures on June 28 for several cities, including the state’s capitol where the thermometer topped a blistering 117 degrees.

Taking the Temp

Growers face unknowns after heat dome

 

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Jared Collins instructs Briley Ingram (from left), Chloe Warren, Layla Knight, Olivia Davison, Kaydence Vertner and Nole Lawson in the Tiger Vines Vineyard.##Photo by Brett Curtis

Reading, Writing, Rosé

Class always in session for YCHS Pinot Noir vines

 

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Harry Peterson-Nedry, founder of RR and Ridgecrest wineries, has been leading the push for the protection of wine region names since 2002. ##Photo by Andrea Johnson

WV in the EU

Willamette Valley granted PGI

 

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Workers fill buckets with freshly picked wine grapes during Fairsing Vineyard’s 2018 harvest in the Yamhill-Carlton AVA.  ##Photo by Andrea Johnson

Short on Labor

Scarcity of workers lays ground for challenging harvest, changing industry

 

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Artist Maria Huppi. After becoming a quadriplegic in 2000, she learned the process of painting using a mouthstick. ##Photo provided

Half-Full

Local mouth-painter dips into wine

 

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Guests relax with wine and food on Aurora Colony Vineyards’ expansive deck. ##Photo provided

Aurora Oasis

Wine and food in a historic hub

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Dominio IV Imagination Series bottles on display at the winemaker’s dinner.##Photo by Shelby Almli

The Shape of Wine

Imagination Wine Series draws up interactive dinner

 

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The interior of Catalyst Wine Collective offers a warm, chic atmosphere.##Photo provided

Rising Like a Phoenix

New Southern Oregon tasting rooms now open

 

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Michael Thiele, founder and president of Apis Arborea.##Photo courtesy of Apis Arborea

Re-wild at Heart

Bee conservation abuzz at Troon

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Sommelier Levi Seed (left) and winemaker Nicholas Keeler at Keeler Estate Vineyard. ##Photo by Kathryn Elsesser

Pouring it Forward

Sommelier’s cancer journey inspires wine collaboration for research

 

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The Oregon Wine Experience under the big tent at Bigham Knoll in Jacksonville. ##Photo by David Gibb

Experience Matters

Celebration plans in-person, virtual events

 

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