Wine Business Monthly: More than 2,000 wine industry professionals attend Oregon Wine Symposium By L.M. Archer Portland, OR. – More than 2,000 Oregon wine industry professionals gathered on February 12 and 13 for the annual Oregon Wine Symposium, held at the Oregon Convention Center in downtown Portland. Hosted by the Oregon Wine Board (OWB) and […]Read more "My Latest in Wine Business Monthly: Oregon Wine Symposium 2019"
Wine Business Monthly: Sold out Oregon Bubbles Fest Defies Weather by L.M. Archer Carlton, OR. – The Willamette Valley didn’t let an arctic snow storm blanket enthusiasm for Bubbles Fest 2019. More than 450 sparkling wine aficionados snuggled together February 9-10 2019 at Anne Amie Vineyards in Carlton for the sold-out fizz-fest, sipping and […]Read more "My Latest in Wine Business Monthly: Oregon’s Bubbles Fest 2019"
Wine Industry Network Advisor: “Turning the Tables on L.M. Archer” Interview conducted by Carl Giavanti “LYN ARCHER, aka L.M. Archer, FWS | Bourgogne + Champagne ML is a fine wine writer specializing in Burgundy, bubbles and emerging wine regions. Her works appear in numerous domestic and international publications, including Meininger Wine Business International, Wines and Vines […]Read more "My Interview in Wine Industry Network Advisor"
Guest Wine Writer Series: Caroline Henry Bioenergetic Wines in Champagne Note: As I prepare for coverage of Oregon Bubbles Fest 2019, I wanted to share this reprint of an article by esteemed Champagne expert Caroline Henry for a guest author series I previously hosted on another site. Here, Caroline addresses perhaps one of the most […]Read more "Guest Wine Writer: Caroline Henry on Bioenergetic Wines in Champagne"
Sip Northwest Magazine “Behind the Scenes of a Wine Competition” Ever wonder what it’s like to judge a wine competition? Recently, I joined an esteemed panel of wine judges, including Maxine Borcherding, Christopher Czarnecki, Eric Degerman, Carl Giavanti, Otto Han, Hoke Harden, Christine Havens, Patrick McElligott, Ken Robertson,Steven Sinkler, and Fred Swan to adjudicate the […]Read more "Psst…Want a Sneak Peek Behind the Scenes of a Wine Competition?"
Sip! McMinnville Wine & Food Classic 2019 Wine Competition Award Winners Announced Surprise Oregon Wine Country Wine Garners Gold It’s Official: Best of Show Stuns All-Star Panel It’s a small-town event with global appeal, right in the heart of Oregon Wine Country. Now in its 26th year, the SIP! McMinnville Wine & Food Classic takes […]Read more "Got SIP! McMinnville Wine & Food Classic 2019 Wine Competition Winners?"
Today’s Wine Industry Interview: Tina Morey | #WineStudio By L.M. Archer Note: This is a reprint of a previous interview I conducted with sommelier, educator and thought leader Tina Morey, founder of virtual wine community #WineStudio. Blame cake shop owner-turned-sommelier Tina Morey for the viral success of virtual tasting ‘venue’ #WineStudio. As Tina describes it, […]Read more "Wine Industry Interviews: Tina Morey – #WineStudio"
It’s official! Delighted to announce that I’m a returning judge at SIP! McMinnville Food & Wine Classic Wine Competition. This year’s wine competition takes place on January 19, 2019 at The Barberry in downtown McMinnville, Oregon. There, I’ll join an all-star panel of wine experts as we taste through over 200 premium Oregon pinot noirs […]Read more "Got SIP! McMinnville Food and Wine Classic 2019?"
The Hedonistic Taster California Dreamin’ Wines Edition by L.M. Archer “Wine should not be regarded simply as a beverage, but as an art of living, a pleasure.” – Henri Jayer The Hedonistic Taster provides an intimate format for sharing industry trade sample tasting notes with readers. Please enjoy the start to the New Year with this […]Read more "The Hedonistic Taster: California Dreamin’ Wines Edition"
Happy New Year, All! As the new year begins, I’m delighted – and honored – to announce my selection as one of ten participants from 100 applicants fortunate to attend the 2019 International Wine Tourism Conference in Basque Country and Rioja Alavesa from 11-16 March 2019. This event provides an opportunity for select members of […]Read more "Got Enotourism? IWINETC 2019"