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Editor of Enobytes.org Travels to Umpqua Valley and "Shines the Spotlight of Recognition"

Marc Hinton, Editor-at-Large of ENObytes.org recently visited the Umpqua Valley and wrote a very complementary article about the wineries and wines he encountered. I am posting the whole post below to make sure EVERYONE sees it.Umpqua, Jeremi…

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Non-Bordeaux Beauties

Oregon Wine Press highly recommends a handful of Southern Oregon wines in their February issue.Non-Bordeaux BeautiesAbacela 2008 Tempranillo, Southern Oregon • $20 (1835 cases) The class of a classy class continues to be Abacela’s skillful tak…

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Abacela Raises the Roof on Visitors Center

Abacela recently raised the roof on their new Visitor Center set to open this May. The Visitors Center is infused with Spanish Colonial and Pacific Northwest features. The space boasts three distinct tasting venues including a highly intimate wine libr…

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Oregon Wine Press Names Southern Oregon Wine Institute Organization of the Year

Reposted from Oregon Wine Press:2010 Organization of the Year: Southern Oregon Wine InstituteBy Janet EastmanIf you listen closely enough to people in Oregon’s wine industry, you’ll hear a word repeated as if it’s a prayer on everyone’s lips: e…

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Misty Oaks Pinot Blanc Impresses Northwest Wine Writer

Beyond the Bottle discovers the Misty Oaks Vineyard 2008 Pinot Blanc in his latest post:I continue to be intrigued and delighted by Pinot blanc from Oregon. Unfortunately, I think it remains an undiscovered, if not underrated, wine.Over the last severa…

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The Oregonian’s Holiday Wine Guide Expands to Southern Oregon

The Oregonian’s Holiday Wine Guide came out yesterday with an expanded reach beyond the Willamette Valley. The guide details out Thanksgiving Weekend Open Houses, tips about where to taste, and food and wine pairings for your holiday meals.Check o…

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