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OREGON EXPERIENCE: Oregon Wine: Grapes of Place
Posted By admin On May 6, 2012 @ 9:00 pm In All,Highlights,Local,Videos | Comments Disabled
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In the 1960s a new breed of pioneers began arriving in Oregon’s Willamette Valley determined to grow Vitis vinifera, the fine wine grapes of Europe. They were told it couldn’t be done and were amply warned that western Oregon was too cold and wet for vinifera to flourish. But they came anyway with a dream of producing premium wines — in particular, Pinot noir — made from the delicate red grape of Burgundy, France.
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