Appellation Pinot

Oregon's many AVAs craft Pinot Noirs. Discover how soil, climate and topography effect quality of the end product in each locale.


Primitive Mover

McMenamins’ co-owner, Mike McMenamin sits down to talk about winemaking, Edgefield Winery and The Celebration of Syrah.



Pinot Gris

Pinot Gris is a light, bright, refreshingly fruity white that is enjoyable right out of the barrel and retains its freshness for a couple of years in the bottle.

Oregon Wine Country Getaway Guide

North Willamette Valley

McMenamins Grand Lodge

McMenamins Grand Lodge

3505 Pacific Avenue
Forest Grove, OR 97116
503-992-9533 |

Distinctive Destinations

Distinctive Destinations

Exceptional Vacation Homes
in Oregon Wine Country
503-476-2211 |

McMenamins Hotel Oregon

McMenamins Hotel Oregon

310 NE Evans Street
McMinnville, OR 97128
503-472-8427 |

Oregon Wine Cottage

McMinnville, OR 97128 | 503-883-1974

Oregon Coast

Idyllic Beach House

Tierra del Mar, OR
(5 miles north of Pacific City)
503-662-5420 |

Columbia Gorge

Best Western Plus Hood River Inn

1108 E Marina Way
Hood River, OR 97031
800-828-7873 |

All hail Pinot!

In these parts, Pinot Noir is king. If you own a winery, work at one or have ever visited a tasting room in the Willamette Valley, you have witnessed the success of this Burgundian varietal.
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