Winery Spotlight Archives: Richard Sommer, Oregon Wine Pioneer

Winery Spotlight Archives: Richard Sommer, Oregon Wine Pioneer

This week, we spotlight a bit of history being made in Oregon’s early post-prohibition days — Richard Sommer, Oregon wine pioneer.  This is an early drawing of the original plans at Hillcrest Vineyard, 1962, where the first Pinot noir in Oregon was planted post-prohibition.

Original plans courtesy of  Dyson DeMara, 2013. CLICK ON THE IMAGE TO ENLARGE   >  >  >  >  >  >  >  >

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  1. […] Winery Spotlight Archives: Richard Sommer, Oregon Wine Pioneer This week, we spotlight a bit of history being made in Oregon’s early post-prohibition days — Richard Sommer, Oregon wine pioneer. This is an early drawing of the original plans at Hillcrest Vineyard, 1962, where the first Pinot noir in Oregon …read more […]

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