Lowell Ford

Interviewer

Schmidt, Rich

Document Type

Video File

Duration

56 minutes 57 seconds

Publication Date

12-11-2017

Disciplines

Oral History | Viticulture and Oenology

Abstract

This interview is with Lowell Ford, the original owner of Illahe Vineyards. He talks about planting the estate vineyard and his son taking over the business as the winemaker. Lowell also discusses their unique way of making Pinot Noir and the future of the winery.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Illahe Vineyards on December 11, 2017.

Comments

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