Schmidt, Rich


1 hour 4 minutes 27 seconds


June 1, 2020


This interview is with Dominique Mahe of Furioso Vineyards. In this interview, Dominique describes how he got into wine, the education he received, and his various travels that informed his understanding of wine and winemaking. Dominique then goes on to speak about what it was like coming to Oregon, his current projects, and the similarities and differences between the other wine regions he’s been to and worked in. Towards the end of the interview, Dominique touches on what he sees within the future, and what he has had to change over the past few months due to COVID-19. To conclude, Dominique talks about the biggest changes he’s seen in the industry.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Furioso Vineyards on June 1, 2020.


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