L’Ecole N° 41 is located on the Washington side of the Walla Walla Valley AVA. Founded in 1983 by Jean and Baker Ferguson, it is the third-oldest winery in the Walla Walla Valley. The winery is currently run by the Fergusons’ daughter, Megan Clubb, and her husband, Marty Clubb. L’Ecole grows the grapes for all of their wines and is interested in sustainable practices.
For more information, please refer to the L’Ecole N° 41 website.
This interview is an oral history conducted by Linfield College archivist Rachael Cristine Woody and Whitman College archivist Melissa Salrin with Marty Clubb of L’Ecole No 41. The interview took place on July 14, 2014 and included topics such as the history of L’Ecole, Clubb’s working relationship with Norm McKibben and Gary Figgins, and the acquisition of Seven Hills Vineyard.