Archive for the Tag 'King Estate Winery'


King Estate ~ An Oregon Winery worth visiting, either in person or by enjoying their wines

[Images of King Estate are from Nicolette Renee of Simply Colette.] The advantage of having someone who “knows someone” in any location around the globe always advances the quality of your visit. In this case, it’s my Oak Knoll boys in Oregon… Oak Knoll Winery was the first winery in Willamette Valley’s Washington County; the history is […]


Regarding: Oregon wants to double UK sales within three years

I just read this story: Oregon wants to double UK sales within three years, published by Harpers, a UK magazine. The following was written by Gemma McKenna, on Thursday, 24 May 2012: The head of the Oregon Wine Board hopes to double its UK sales within the next three years. Tom Danowski, executive director, told […]


King Estate Winery ~ Edward J. King Jr. Aug 8, 1921 – Jun 3, 2012

In loving memory of an Oregon legend…  Edward J. King, Jr., August 8, 1921 ~ June 3, 2012 Edward J. King Jr. was a true rags to riches story. From humble beginnings on a dust bowl era wheat farm in Jetmore, Kansas he went on to become an avionics magnate, and to co-found King Estate […]