Southern Oregon: Five terrific wine-tasting stops

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by MARY ORLIN

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When people think of Oregon and wine, it’s the Willamette Valley — the famed chardonnay and pinot noir mecca just south of Portland — that springs to mind. But Southern Oregon boasts an appealing wine region near Medford, with more than 150 wineries producing 70 varieties of wine. If you’re planning a trip to Crater Lake or Ashland’s Oregon Shakespeare Festival, add a day or two to your itinerary and explore some wineries, too. Here are five great spots to try.

Read the full report featuring Dancin Vineyards, Quady North, Plaisance Ranch, Schmidt Family Vineyards and Serra Vineyards in the San Jose Mercury News.

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