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Wine Spectator: Longtime Partners Purchase Oregon Pinot Noir Star Adelsheim Vineyard

Nearly five decades after founding one of Oregon’s leading Pinot Noir labels, David Adelsheim is stepping back from his eponymous winery. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 28, 2017

Exclusive: Precept Teams With Whole Foods On Canned Wine, Bets Big On Oregon

Seattle-based Precept Wine is ramping up innovation efforts with the launch of West Side Wine Co., a new premium canned wine brand. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 29, 2016

DISCUS, Grocers Withdraw Oregon Privatization Initiative

An Oregon ballot initiative aimed at allowing spirits sales in grocery stores has been abandoned by its backers, including the Northwest Grocery Association and the Distilled Spirits Council of the U.S. (DISCUS). Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 29, 2016

Oregon Program Expands Spirits Sales To Walmart, Others In Portland Area

As grocery stores push a ballot initiative to privatize spirits sales statewide, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) has announced it will allow 14 new retail venues in the Portland area to sell liquor under its “open recruitment” program, unveiled last year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 25, 2016

Wine Spectator: Jackson Family Wines Acquires Oregon’s Penner-Ash Wine Cellars

California-based wine company Jackson Family Wines is further expanding its footprint in Oregon, already 1,300 acres and five wineries strong, announcing Monday that it has reached an agreement to purchase Penner-Ash Wine Cellars for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 19, 2016

Oregon Moves One Step Closer To Privatization

Oregon moved one step closer to privatizing spirits sales yesterday, when the state’s Supreme Court approved title language on a ballot proposal that would allow grocery stores to sell liquor. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 25, 2016

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