Great Wineries of Oregon's Applegate River Valley



The Applegate Valley AVA is a 275,000 acre wine appellation located along the Applegate River north of the California border.

Amongst the forested hillsides and fertile valley are nearly 20 wineries producing an array of high-quality wines.  Sunset Magazine calls this area “The New Napa” and “Wine country the way it should be”. Playing off this bit of press is a wine club called New Napa that sources great wine picks from the southern Oregon region. New Napa’s Tracy Davis kindly recommended the following wine tasting itinerary for one day in the Applegate River AVA.

Read the full report featuring Wooldridge Creek, Longsword, and South Stage Cellars >