Schmidt, Rich


1 hour 30 minutes 37 seconds


March 15, 2022


This oral history interview is with Chenin and Sean Carlton of Twist Wine Company. Chenin and Sean talk about their various paths into the wine industry, with some recollections of the Temecula and Napa wine industries in California. They also talk about how they ended up in Oregon, and how they ended up with a hospitality space on the Oregon coast.

Along the way, the pair talks about the growth of their brand and the various events they host, as well as the effects of the pandemic on their business and how they see things progressing in the future.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Twist Wine Company in Pacific City on March 15, 2022.


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


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