Dick and Luisa Ponzi


Miglavs, Janis




12 minutes 47 seconds

Publication Date

October 26, 2007

Interview Summary

This interview is with Dick Ponzi, co-founder of Ponzi Vineyards, and Luisa Ponzi (Dick’s daughter), head winemaker at Ponzi Vineyards. They discuss what it was like growing up in the winery, memorable moments through the years, and challenges they had to overcome.

This interview was conducted by Janis Miglavs on October 26, 2007.


Some oral history interviews are 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.