Andrew Beckham


Woody, Rachael




22 minutes 32 seconds

Publication Date

March 24, 2015

Interview Summary

This interview is with Andrew Beckham, co-owner of Beckham Estate Vineyard in Sherwood, Oregon.  Unique to Beckham Estate Vineyard, Andrew Beckham blends his two passions, wine and art, by making his own amphorae. Amphorae are terra cotta vessels used to store wine while it ages, an ancient tradition of winemaking thought to originate in the Republic of Georgia.

This interview was conducted by Rachael Woody at Union Wine Co. in Tualatin, Oregon on March 24, 2015.


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