Girardet Winery is located in Roseburg, Oregon on the edge of the Umpqua Valley AVA. It was one of the first wineries in Southern Oregon, established by Philippe and Bonnie Girardet in 1971.
Girardet produces Baco noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Pinot noir, and Pinot gris in addition to Italian varieties like Sangiovese and Barbera. For more information about Girardet Wine, please refer to their website.
This interview is an oral history conducted by Linfield College archivist Rachael Cristine Woody with Philippe Girardet of Girardet Winery. The interview took place at Girardet Winery on June 3, 2013 and covered topics including early wine industry history in Douglas County and Philippe Girardet’s involvement in the industry.