Enjoy Italian Charm at Marchesi Winery in Hood River, Oregon

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As someone who loves Italy and especially Italian wines… Marchesi Vineyards and Winery is my go-to place for a satisfying indulgence in delizioso vino. Not only do they serve superb wines, but the tasting room and outdoor patio among the vines provides a sense of luxury found only in an Italian countryside. Franco Marchesi, along […]

The Class, Charm and “Family Friendliness” of McMenamin’s Winery

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If you want to have a memorable, Family Day… You have to visit McMenamins Edgefield Manor in Troutdale, OR. More specifically, the McMenamin’s Winery. After driving less than ½ hour from Portland we arrived early afternoon with two Grammys, a 21 month old Grandson and respective Son/Daughter. This sprawling property was originally developed as a Poor Farm during the Great Depression and […]