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Oregon Wine Month 2023

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Oregon Wine Month is a month-long celebration of the state’s wine industry, held every May. The event is a great opportunity to learn more about Oregon wine, visit wineries, and enjoy delicious food and wine pairings.

In 2023, Oregon Wine Month will take place from May 1 to May 31. There will be a variety of events and activities taking place throughout the state, including:

  • Tasting events at wineries and restaurants
  • Winemaker dinners
  • Educational seminars
  • Wine festivals
  • Wine tours
  • And more!

Oregon is home to over 750 wineries, and the state’s wine industry is growing rapidly. In 2022, Oregon wineries produced over 70 million gallons of wine, and the industry is expected to continue to grow in the coming years.

Oregon wine is known for its quality and diversity. The state’s climate and terroir are ideal for growing a variety of grapes, including Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Riesling, and Syrah. Oregon wines are also known for their food-friendliness, and they pair well with a variety of dishes.

If you’re looking for a way to celebrate Oregon Wine Month, there are many great options available. You can visit a winery or restaurant, attend a wine event, or take a wine tour. No matter how you choose to celebrate, you’re sure to have a great time.

Here are some tips for planning your Oregon Wine Month celebration:

  • Do some research ahead of time to learn about the different wineries and events taking place in Southern Oregon. (https://www.oregonwine.org/regions/rogue-valley/)
  • Make a list of the wineries and events you want to visit. We can help, just give us a call (541-471-8000) or shoot us an email (reservations@weasku.com)
  • Book your accommodations and transportation in advance, especially if you’re planning to visit popular areas. Weasku Inn makes a great jumping off spot as we are centrally located to the Applegate, Upper Rogue and Illinois wine regions.
  • Dress comfortably and bring a jacket, as the weather in Southern Oregon, while far better than the northern part of the state, can still be a bit unpredictable.
  • Be sure to drink responsibly and have a designated driver if you’re planning to consume alcohol.

With a little planning, you can have a memorable Oregon Wine Month celebration. Here are a few more things to keep in mind:

  • Oregon Wine Month is a great time to learn more about the state’s wine industry. Many wineries offer tours and tastings, and there are also a number of educational seminars and events taking place.
  • Oregon Wine Month is also a great time to try new wines. There are a variety of different grape varieties grown in Oregon, so there’s sure to be something for everyone.
  • Oregon Wine Month is a great time to support local businesses. When you buy Oregon wine, you’re supporting the state’s economy and the local community.

So what are you waiting for? Start planning your Oregon Wine Month celebration today!