Tag Archives: Oregon wine

• Cool Promotion: Oregon Wines Fly Free on Alaska Airlines

Cool Promotion: Oregon Wines Fly Free on Alaska Airlines

In honor of Oregon Wine Month, the Oregon Wine Board, Travel Oregon and Alaska Airlines have partnered to bring back the Oregon Wines Fly Free program. Beginning May 1, visitors traveling from Oregon on an Alaska Airlines flight can check a case of Oregon wine for free. Oregon is the first state to partner with […]

• Oregon: Wine-Tasting & Special Festivites Antidote to T-Day Turkey

Oregon: Wine-Tasting & Special Festivites Antidote to T-Day Turkey

Thanksgiving weekend is a very exciting time for Oregon wine lovers.  Each year, wineries and vineyards all over the region will open their doors to the public for special tastings and festivities.  We are best known for our Pinot noir,Pinot gris, Chardonnay and Pinot blanc.  This holiday weekend is a wonderful time to experience the […]

• Oregon Comes Through With A Stellar Vintage

Oregon Comes Through With A Stellar Vintage

The thousands of people heading for Oregon wine country this holiday weekend are likely to see something that’s been missing the past couple of years — smiles. Miles of smiles. Oh yes, and dark circles under the eyes of winemakers, tasting-room employees and cellars rats who are just now putting the finishing touches on one […]

• Wineries Learn Tough Lessons In Tough Times

Wineries Learn Tough Lessons In Tough Times

One of the key challenges wineries have faced during the recession and retrenchment of the past two years, aside from maintaining financing, is ensuring cash flows. A buck in the hand has been worth two from the bank, thanks to conservative lending practices prompting wineries to lower prices on product and reduce margins in order […]

• Oregon Pinot Lovers Tops Last Year's ¡Salud! Auction Numbers

Oregon Pinot Lovers Tops Last Year's ¡Salud! Auction Numbers

Proceeds from the annual ¡Salud! Oregon Pinot Noir Auction topped $650,000 representing a significant seven percent increase over 2009. The closing of a “Winery Development Dream Team” package offered online through Monday, November 22 will push the final total higher. ¡Salud! is known among Pinot noir collectors for the ability to acquire premier wines crafted […]