Tag: vineyards

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 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”

A Road Trip Stop in Richland, WA

With freckles of sagebrush, and rows of vineyards peppered among the terrain it is hard to believe that the mountains are just a couple of hours away. Washington may be the Evergreen State, however, the eastern part of Washington is prime grape country and the perfect place for a little wine tasting getaway.

A Rendezvous with Willamette Valley

May is Oregon Wine Month and in celebration I will be sharing stories all month long about my recent trip to the Willamette Valley Wine Country. When traveling through the wide open meadows, rolling hills and acres of vineyards in each unique seven appellation… Continue Reading “A Rendezvous with Willamette Valley”