Woody, Rachael Cristine




32 minutes 33 seconds


July 30, 2013

Interview Summary

This interview is with Eric Weisinger of Weisinger Family Winery.  In this interview, Eric talks about the early wine industry history in the Rogue Valley, the leadership transition at Weisinger Family Winery from John to Eric Weisinger, and John and Eric Weisinger’s involvement in the industry.  The interview also provides reflection upon the identity of Southern Oregon wines and future directions of the consumer market. Weisinger discusses the positioning of the Southern Oregon wine industry in context with the evolution of the international wine industry.

This interview was conducted by Rachael Woody at Weisinger Family Winery on July 30, 2013.


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

This project is supported in part by a grant from the Oregon Wine Board.