Schmidt, Rich


44 minutes 21 seconds


August 16, 2017

Interview Summary

Due to technical difficulties, the sound and video at times are distorted, but in no way detracts from this interview.

This interview is with Stewart Boedecker & Athena Pappas, owners/winemakers of Boedecker Cellars, an urban winery in Portland, Oregon. They start the interview talking about what drew them to the wine industry and why the decided to make wine in Portland. They then talk about their different styles of winemaking and Athena talks about what it’s like being a business woman in 2017.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Boedecker Cellars on August 16, 2017.


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