Dick Erath


Miglavs, Janis




1 hour 8 minutes 4 seconds

Publication Date

November 19, 2007

Interview Summary

This interview is with Dick Erath, founder of Erath Winery and one of the original pioneers of the wine industry in Oregon. Erath discusses life lessons he has found in his vineyards, the evolution of the wine industry, and details about what makes different wines unique.

This interview was conducted by Janis Miglavs on November 19, 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.