Schmidt, Rich


1 hour 47 minutes 12 seconds


November 26, 2019


This interview is with Tyson Crowley of Crowley Wines. In this interview, Tyson speaks about how he first became interested in wine, came to Oregon, and his first impressions of Oregon wine. He goes on to talk about learning winemaking and his winemaking philosophy and what it was like starting his own label. Towards the end of the interview, Tyson touches on changes he’s seen in the Oregon wine industry over the years, what he sees in the future, and what he sees Crowley Wines becoming in the future.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Crowley Wines (August Cellars) on November 26, 2019.


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