Category Archives: Oregon

Happy Memorial Day!

First visit to Cooper Mountain today! More to come…

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Things I Love: Andrea Johnson Photography

Andrea Johnson stuns me with her amazing photographs, many depicting Oregon wine country and wineries. I’ll admit I’ve spent the better part of the morning sifting through her blog that is full of hilarious, behind-the-scenes anecdotes, videos and photos from … Continue reading

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A serendipitous day in wine country – Part II

When I lived in Portland last summer to intern at the art museum, I began to cultivate a great love for the food cart scene. Now that I’m living there, I have graduated from merely a lunchtime cart goer to … Continue reading

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A serendipitous day in wine country – Part I

I could not have asked for a better trip to Oregon wine country than what I experienced this past Sunday. I ventured into the Willamette Valley as I have done so many times before with experience guiding my expectations. However, … Continue reading

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Oregon Pinot Gris – Value Picks from the Oregon Wine Press

2008 A to Z Wineworks Oregon Pinot Gris – $12 2007 Silvan Ridge Oregon Pinot Gris – $14 2008 Methven Vineyards Willamette Valley Pinot Gris – $18 2009 Anne Amie Willamette Valley Pinot Gris – $19 2008 Hawks View VIneyard … Continue reading

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Day Trip to the Dundee Hills Wine Country

Good friends? Check. DD? Check. Gas in the tank and yummy munchies? Check. Plenty of cash to spend on wine tasting in Dundee Hills? CHECK. This past Saturday, the boyfriend and our friends, Travis and Amanda, trekked to the northern … Continue reading

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A List of Under-$20 Oregon Pinot Noirs…You’re Welcome.

The Seattle Times posted a list of under-$20 Oregon pinot noirs…have you tried any of them? The Erath was the vineyard I immediately recognized and was pleased to see an offering from my next door neighbor King Estate. A cash-strapped … Continue reading

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