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Wine Review: Schmidt Family 2008 Syrah


Hey there Southern Oregon wine lovers! Last night I tried the Schmidt Family Vineyard 2008 Syrah.

It is really nice stuff. The color is bright ruby and smells like cinnamon and spice. I thought the wine was super juicy and tasted like mature dark fruits and black pepper. My wife thought it was, “spicy, but [...]
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The Insider’s Guide to Oregon Wine Country


Whether you’re a casual taster or a connoisseur, we’ve got the essential stops in wine country.

WE PORTLANDERS ARE LUCKY to live less than an hour from hundreds of top-notch wineries in the Willamette Valley—and it’s only a few more hours to Southern Oregon’s winemaking region—but that doesn’t mean it can’t be daunting to navigate [...]
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