Schmidt, Rich



1 hours 17 minutes 27 seconds


March 10, 2020


This interview is with Andrew Riechers of Audeant Wines. In this interview, Andrew speaks about how he got into wine, came to Oregon, and his time and experiences abroad. He goes on to talk about his various work experience and its key takeaways, what it was like starting Audeant Wines, and his winemaking philosophy. Towards the end of the interview, Andrew touches on where he sees Audeant Wines heading in the future, changes he’s seen to the industry, and where he sees the future of Oregon Wine heading.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Lingua Franca on March 10, 2020.


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