2019 OAEP Wine Tour!

June 8, 2019.

Save the date for the OAEP “Taste the Terroir” wine tour! Check back for more information soon.

Dr. Scott Burns, Emeritus Professor of Geology at Portland State University, a long-standing OAEP Board Member, and our resident Terroirist will host the annual tour.  Terroir is a French term used to describe the relationship between geology, soils, climate and the differences in wines.  It is a taste of the place.  Dr. Burns has been studying terroir since the 1970s.