Cellar Notes


Few wine clubs focus solely on our region’s viticultural offerings.

05/19/2009 By Ashley Griffin


Slide Show: The Insider’s Guide to Oregon Wine Country

We Portlanders are lucky to live less than an hour from hundreds of top-notch wineries in the Willamette Valley—and it’s only a few more hours to Southern Oregon’s winemaking region.



Matters of Taste

Afraid to sniff and swirl? A seasoned oenophile insists that sampling wine should be all about you.

05/19/2009 By Camas Davis


Earthy Undertones

Oregon’s organic wines are aging well, with a hint of improvement on the nose and a sustained finish.

05/19/2009 By Otis Rubottom


Grape Goddesses

What do some of our best local winemakers have in common? Two X chromosomes.

05/19/2009 By Otis Rubottom


Noir Gazing

A guide to the infinite galaxy of Oregon’s signature wine

05/19/2009 By James Mcquillen