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Vintage Wine Estates expanding to Oregon With Purchase of Firesteed Cellars brand

June 09, 2017

The agreement with brand founder Howard Rossbach includes the 50,000-case-a-year pinot noir and pinot gris brand, made near Rickreall in Oregon's Willamette Valley premium winegrowing region for those hot-selling varietal wines. Also included are long-term leases for fruit from two certified-sustainable vineyards: 90-acre Firesteed Estate and nearby 202-acre Erratic Oaks