Woody, Rachael Cristine




1 hour 19 minutes 54 seconds


September 17, 2015

Interview Summary

This interview is  with Jim McDaniel, of McDaniel Vineyard. Jim was the first person to help winemaker David Lett make his first vintage before anyone else had even started. In this interview, he talks about how he started helping Lett, his own involvement in the wine industry, and where he believes the Oregon wine industry is going.

This interview was conducted by Rachael Woody at the McDaniel family home on September 17, 2015.


Some oral history interviews are conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations. In this video, captions have been added in places from 02:45-04:15 because of problems with the audio feed.