Category Archives: Oregon wine country

We,ve got the dirt!

You just never know what you will dig up at Lenné. I decided to move about 80 vines with a track hoe last week as we get ready to expand the lower half of our tasting room. After it is … Continue reading

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Will 2011 be the forgotten vintage?

I sometimes wonder if 2011 will end up with the same fate as the 2007 vintage. That vintage was dismissed because of the rain showers that persisted through harvest. The critics, who really don’t understand how rain affects Pinot Noir … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving weekend, it ain’t what it used to be…

The two big holidays for Oregon’s Northern Willamette Valley wineries just aren’t what they used to be. But that is spoken as a producer and as a consumer it would have to be a great time. The problem for producers … Continue reading

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