Schmidt, Rich

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1 hour 3 minutes 47 seconds


September 27, 2017

Interview Summary

This interview is with Allen Holstein, the original owner of Holstein Vineyards and Vineyard Manager of many acclaimed vineyards in the Willamette Valley. Allen talks about the early years in the wine industry and working with some of the most prominent characters at the time. He also speaks about the challenges that the industry will have to face in the future.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Allen Holstein’s house on September 27, 2017.


Some oral history interviews are conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations.