Schmidt, Rich


1 hour 9 minutes 52 seconds


December 11, 2019


This interview is with Trent Moffett of Moffett Family Vineyards. In this interview, Trent talks about how he grew up around wine, and later found his passion for it and made it his career path. He goes on to speak about his past and what it was like transitioning to owning his family business, the challenges/successes that came with it, and the differences between California and Oregon’s wine industry. Towards the end of the interview, Trent touches on how he runs his business, where he sees it heading in the future, and what he envisions the Oregon Wine Industry looking like in the future.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Moffett Family Vineyards on December 11, 2019.


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