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    Talk Wine with Me: Rebecca Pittock-Shouldis of Ghost Hill Cellars

    … the North Willamette Valley and a Viognier from the Applegate Valley. The brand is “A La Main” (pronounced “a la man” – which means “to be done by hand”). It should be available for purchase in July. Q. Favorite wine - variety, region or brand. A. This is tough! It depends on SO many factors and variables. I have always loved the Alliette Pinot Noir…

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    Quick Sip: Maysara Winery Jamsheed 2009 Pinot Noir

    … Hello Friends, Today’s Quick Sip is the Maysara Winery Jamsheed 2009 Pinot Noir from Willamette Valley's McMinnville sub-appellation. Maysara Winery is owned by Moe and Flora Momtazi, who purchased a 532-acre abandoned wheat farm in 1998 and began planting a vineyard.  In 2001, they founded the winery and today the couple has over 250 acres…

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    A Guaranteed Good Time in Wine Country - 10 Tips for Wine Tasting Success

    …Like a gun shot starting a horse race, Memorial Day has officially kicked off wine tasting season in the Willamette Valley. I ran the following article on the now defunct Gary Vaynerchuk website Cork'd many years ago. The same tips still apply. Wine is produced in each and every one of the 50 United States. So, as wine making and wine…

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