Juan Pablo Valot


Woody, Rachael Cristine

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Video File


1 hour 24 minutes 51 seconds

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Oral History | Viticulture and Oenology


This interview is an oral history conducted by Linfield College archivist Rachael Cristine Woody with Juan Pablo “JP” Valot, of Silvan Ridge Winery. The interview took place at the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College on July 19, 2016.

Juan Pablo Valot is the winemaker at Silvan Ridge Winery. In the interview, Vlot talks about his beginnings in wine while growing up in Argentina, his first experience with Oregon wine, his passion of teaching other people about wine, and the future of Oregon wine as a whole.


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