1. Southern Oregon's Wild Wine Country

    Portland Monthly Magazine (Sep 10 2013)

    1. Southern Oregon's Wild Wine Country

      The sun-dappled Applegate Valley offers top-notch restaurants, food-centric shopping, farmers markets, and 18 wineries within 20 miles.

      SEAMLESSLY BLENDING Old West romance, swoon-worthy syrah, and farm-fresh menus, the Applegate Valley is making a strong play for Oregon’s most charming AVA. You’re overdue for a weekend in this rugged, sun-drenched stretch of meticulously tended vineyards. Your launchpad: Jacksonville, a former gold-mining town with plenty of modern comforts. Your mission: 18 wineries in 20 miles.

      DAY ONE

      PIT STOP #1: CHEESE & CHOCOLATE

      Take a break from the highway and indulge in ample on-the-road sampling in Central Point, Oregon. Whet your ...

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