Cecil Zerba


Miglavs, Janis

Document Type

Video File


54 minutes 17 seconds

Publication Date



Oral History | Viticulture and Oenology


This interview is with Cecil Zerba, founder of three estate vineyards in the Walla Walla Valley called Zerba Cellars. He discusses his time in agriculture, his start in wine, the history of the area, and some of his own experiences in the industry.

For a sharable version of this video, please see the interview on YouTube.


The oral history interviews were conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations. These interviews were digitally migrated from Sony MiniDiscs and are audio only.

This project is supported in part by the Oregon Cultural Trust.