Remy Wines Opens New Tasting Room at the Vineyard

Our friends at Remy Wines have recently opened a new tasting room on their vineyard west of Dundee. Here’s Remy herself, winemaker and hostess-with-the-mostness! Remy treated us and other members of her wine club to a pleasant tour of the vineyard.  (Yes, she’s wearing all black in 98 degree sun.  Some people, I tell ya…) … Continue reading Remy Wines Opens New Tasting Room at the Vineyard

2017 Truffle Shuffle – Remy Wines

Our second stop of the 2017 McMinville Truffle Shuffle was Remy Wines. As frequent readers may know, we’re more fans of the heartier reds than the lighter pinots that rule the Willamette Valley.  Remy specializes in european styles and they are ready to drink!  Our favorite this visit was the Nebbiolo. Her tasting room is … Continue reading 2017 Truffle Shuffle – Remy Wines

Heater Allen

The stars finally aligned and we able to darken the towels at Heater Allen Brewing in McMinville. The crowd pleasing brews today: Yeti Topper and Schwartzbier. Yes, the Yeti Topper is a takeoff on the Heady Topper from Alchemist in Vermont. My friends and relations who’ve spent time in Vermont treasure this above all other … Continue reading Heater Allen