Three Oregon producers of note

Oregon folks in vines to publicise wine touring

Oregon wine's image is distinctive, as witness this deliberately folksy picture for the Oregon Touring Guide on the official Oregon wine website.

I was going to write that Oregon is a real hot spot now, but this of course would be tactless in view of the traumatic wildfires that Oregon vine growers experienced in 2020, as described by Sam Cole-Johnson in Smoke taint – the view from Oregon. She also produced an eight-part diary of the trials and tribulations they encountered in the 2019 harvest.

Gone is the cliché of Oregon being a cool, grey, damp place to...