Woody, Rachael Cristine




33 minutes and 32 seconds


November 20, 2014

Interview Summary

This interview is with Ted Casteel, the Vineyard Manager at Bethel Heights Vineyard. Casteel speaks to why the family entered the wine industry, the logistics of a family operation, and why they chose the Eola Amity Hills. Casteel elaborates on how he’s seen the Oregon wine industry evolve, specifically viticulture knowledge and practices with the creation of programs like LIVE (Low Input Viticulture and Enology), and where he sees the next generation taking Oregon wine.

This interview was conducted by Rachael Woody on November 20, 2014.


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