Category: Oregon Wines

Biodynamic Farming is a Way of Life at Maysara Winery & Momtazi Vineyards

If you want to make Moe Momtazi happy ask him to talk about dirt.Moe Momtazi is the founder of biodynamically certified Maysara Winery and Momtazi Vineyard in McMinnville, Oregon In a previous post, An Evening with Some of Oregon’s Biodynamic and Sustainable Winemakers-An Approach… Continue Reading “Biodynamic Farming is a Way of Life at Maysara Winery & Momtazi Vineyards”

An Evening with Some of Oregon’s Biodynamic and Sustainable Winemakers-An Approach to Viticulture: Part Two

“You have to take risks. We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen.” – Paulo Coelho Welcome to Part Two of, An Evening with Some of Oregon’s Biodynamic and Sustainable Winemakers-An Approach to Viticulture. If you are… Continue Reading “An Evening with Some of Oregon’s Biodynamic and Sustainable Winemakers-An Approach to Viticulture: Part Two”

An Evening with some of Oregon’s Biodynamic and Sustainable Winemakers-An Approach to Viticulture: Part One

“All of nature begins to whisper its secrets to us through its sounds. Sounds that were previously incomprehensible to our soul now become the meaningful language of nature.” -Rudolf Steiner Many articles have been written in the last ten years about the Biodynamic movement… Continue Reading “An Evening with some of Oregon’s Biodynamic and Sustainable Winemakers-An Approach to Viticulture: Part One”

Willamette Valley Wine Country: Left Coast Estate

Full disclosure here, I have been a fan of Left Coast since tasting their wines last year. My interest in Left Coast was first peaked by a bottle of their White Pinot Noir. At the time I had to ask myself, why would someone… Continue Reading “Willamette Valley Wine Country: Left Coast Estate”

An Afternoon with a Willamette Valley Wine Legend: David Adelsheim

Last month I attended the WWET in the Willamette Valley and during this tour we had the memorable opportunity to be audience to 6 of the winemaking pioneers of the Willamette Valley. My hope is to share the story and wines from each of… Continue Reading “An Afternoon with a Willamette Valley Wine Legend: David Adelsheim”