Schmidt, Rich


1 hour 26 minutes 59 seconds


July 27, 2023


This interview is with Dave & Deolinda Coelho of Coelho Winery. In this interview, Dave & Deolinda speak about meeting while growing up near Tracy, Calif., and becoming high school sweethearts. They talk about farming in California and then moving to Oregon, where they were introduced to wine and bought the property for what is now their home vineyard.

They also talk about their other businesses along the way, their philosophy on hospitality, and the importance of family to their business.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Coelho Winery in Amity on July 27, 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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