Stewart and Athena Boedecker


Baker, David

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22 minutes 25 seconds

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This interview is with Stewart and Athena Boedecker, the founders of Boedecker Cellars established in Portland, Oregon in 2003. They discuss how they got into the wine industry and a friendly rivalry in making their own distinct wines.

For a shareable version of this video, please see the interview on YouTube.


Portions of this interview were used for Three Crows Productions’ documentary American Wine Story. The oral history interviews were conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations.

This project is supported in part by the Oregon Cultural Trust.