Posts Tagged ‘stories’

The Oldest Pinot Noir Vines in the Willamette Valley

The Oldest Pinot Noir Vines in the Willamette Valley

David and Diana Lett moved to Oregon in 1965 and soon began planting the first cuttings of Pinot Noir on their new property they called, Eyrie Vineyards. We speak to Jason Lett about the vineyard he has run since 2005, and his father’s legacy.

Douglas Fir Snow Cone Intermezzo

Douglas Fir Snow Cone Intermezzo

Chef Kathryn Yeomans offers her version of a local Douglas Fir Snow Cone favorite to her dinner guests at one of her pop up restaurant events.

Made In America: SakéOne Premium Saké

Made In America: SakéOne Premium Saké

At SakéOne, Greg Lorenz is one of less than a handful of saké brewers in the country. He’s trying to build a domestic market for premium saké. We visit the SakéOne brewery to see how this ancient Japanese beverage is made.

An Urban Goat Farm: Abita Springs Farm

An Urban Goat Farm: Abita Springs Farm

Ed Arcement and his wife Nancy love cheese. Indeed, their mutual enthusiasm for this processed food is why they chose to attend a national goat show in Spokane, Washington. They found themselves suddenly bidding on a particular goat, and to their surprise, won!

A Glimpse Inside a Wild and Cultivated Organic Mushroom Farm

A Glimpse Inside a Wild and Cultivated Organic Mushroom Farm

Dustin Olsen and his wife Jennifer run the Mushroomery where they grow wild and cultivated organic mushrooms: Blue Oysters, White Elm, Almond Portobello, Lion’s Mane, Shitake, and others.