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Oregon wines fare exceedingly well in the newest 2019 James Suckling tasting report

By |October 11th, 2019|

Oregon wines claimed a special part in Australian wine reviewer Nick Stock’s heart in his latest Oregon report. For his second visit to our region, Stock tasted and reviewed 451 Oregon wines for the highly acclaimed James Suckling website, titling his report Oregon’s Best and Brightest Offer Great Pinots and Chardonnays.

“The quality of wine coming […]

Summer Festivals and Festivities

By |June 19th, 2019|

Each year a select group of 40 Oregon vintners release a rare and tiny cuvée for the annual ¡Salud! auction. This year, for the first time, wine lovers around the country can raise a digital paddle from home, call out to the auctioneer, and vie for a taste in the Summertime ¡Salud! E-Auction [...]

Oregon Wine Trail New York City Photo Round-Up

By |June 12th, 2019|

On April 9, 2019, the Oregon Wine Board hit the trail with 35 Oregon wineries for a grand happening of Oregonian wine, food and personality at the Globe & Mail Centre in Toronto.

Oregon Wine Trail Toronto Photo Round-Up

By |June 11th, 2019|

On April 9, 2019, the Oregon Wine Board hit the trail with 35 Oregon wineries for a grand happening of Oregonian wine, food and personality at the Globe & Mail Centre in Toronto.

Let’s Keep This Party Going

By |June 4th, 2019|

May, and Oregon Wine Month, have progressed into June but the celebration isn't over. Order your complimentary Oregon Wine Touring Guide and start planning your wine country trip today.

The 2019 Oregon Wine Month Sweepstakes Has Ended

By |March 25th, 2019|

Oregon Wine Wins Big at 2019 TEXSOM International Wine Awards

By |March 20th, 2019|

The Oregon wine industry made its mark among preeminent wine influencers this year at the TEXSOM International Wine Awards (TIWA). The producers of the annual TEXSOM conference, considered by many to be the most influential wine trade education conference in the U.S., are the force behind TEXSOM IWA.

Entries were blind-tasted and judged by 66 internationally renowned tastemakers from five […]

New Stories, Itineraries and Maps

By |March 11th, 2019|

With all new stories, photos, itineraries and more than 500 tasting room listings, the 2019 Oregon Wine Touring Guide is ready for your bedside table, carry on bag, seat-back pocket and finally, to be folded in half and crammed into your jeans pocket as you explore Oregon.

In addition to practical tips, the guide features new editorial […]

Portland’s Urban Winemakers Crush It in The Tasting Panel Magazine

By |February 22nd, 2019|

In July 2019, staff at the Oregon Wine Board were able to spend time with LA-based sommelier and wine writer Al Letizia when he came through the Willamette Valley for the International Pinot Noir Celebration (IPNC) and Portland for an urban wine tour. So impressed was Al with his time here in our state that […]

Oregon sets new record with six wines in Wine Spectator’s 2018 Top 100 list

By |December 7th, 2018|

Enofiles know Oregon as consistently ranking among the top wine producing regions in the world. And now, coming on the heels of positive 2016 reviews in well-respected publications Wine Advocate and James Suckling, Wine Spectator has bestowed the Willamette Valley with six Oregon wines in its Top 100 issue for 2018. Although Oregon only produces […]