Schmidt, Rich


56 minutes 6 seconds


May 31, 2019

Interview Summary

This interview is with Allen and Jill Methven of Methven Family Vineyards. In this interview, the couple discuss how they got into the Oregon Wine Industry, as well as the challenges that came with planting a vineyard and picking a property. They also talk about what the most important part of the hospitality side of their business is, how they chose what they wanted to plant, the uniqueness of the Eola Hills AVA, and the future of the Oregon Wine Industry at large.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Methven Family Vineyards on May 31, 2019.


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