Schmidt, Rich


21 minutes 38 seconds


June 21, 2023


This interview is with Antonio Verduzco of Soter Vineyards. In this interview, Antonio speaks about growing up in Michoacán, Mexico and coming to Oregon as a child. After high school, he found that work in the vineyards reminded him of his grandparents’ farm growing up, and he worked hard to master all the skills needed.

He also speaks about how he came to Soter, and the projects he’s worked on there, as well as the growth of the property and vineyards.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Soter Vineyards in Carlton on June 21, 2023.


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


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