Wine Enthusiast wants to receive new Oregon wine releases regularly

January 3, 2019|Calls for Wine|

Have you sent Paul Gregutt of Wine Enthusiast magazine any of your new wine releases lately? If not, now's a great time--he'd like new releases sent to him on a regular schedule, and, he writes, "by so doing, wineries become eligible for in-person visits and inclusion in many other features and stories." See the Wine [...]

Sunset Magazine needing off-dry Germanic/Alsatian style whites-expired

December 19, 2018|Calls for Wine|

Sunset Magazine Submission Deadline: January 1, 2019 Website What began as a small story has now opened up to a larger article on dry/off-dry Germanic Alsatian white wines in a May 2019 issue of Sunset Magazine. New editor-in-chief Matt Bean (a former editor-in-chief of Men’s Health and earlier SI.com and Entertainment Weekly) is seeking off-dry [...]

Influential writers at The Wine Advocate and James Suckling publish 2016 Oregon Reports

December 3, 2018|Announcement, Calls for Wine|

Oregon fall vineyard by Carolyn Wells Kramer On November 15, 2018 the results from two important Oregon comprehensive tastings were published; first, The Wine Advocate’s Oregon report from this past summer was completed and posted, rounding out the total number wines to 1,121 reviewed across 15 AVAs, the most ever. And second, the James Suckling [...]

Esquire requests Pinot Noir –expired

November 27, 2018|Calls for Wine|

Esquire Magazine Submission Deadline: ended Website For a spring entertaining story in Esquire Magazine, the beverage and lifestyle writer is seeking samples of Oregon Pinot noir. You can read some of his recent Esquire food and drinks articles here. Esquire reaches almost 800K readers in print, and 21 million readers online each month. The submission window [...]

The Drunken Cyclist seeks Oregon Brut and Brut rosé for review

November 26, 2018|Calls for Wine|

The Drunken Cyclist website Submission Deadline: November 26 - December 7, 2018 Website Jeff at The Drunken Cyclist website is seeking Oregon Brut and Brut rosé to review, the results of which he plans to publish before Christmas. He is hoping to get a couple dozen or so wines to taste in two categories: Brut [...]

SavorNW Wine Awards 2019 Competition Accepting Entries | Deadline: Jan. 31, 2019

November 5, 2018|Calls for Wine|

The SavorNW Wine Awards, one of the largest competitions focusing on wines from Pacific Northwest wine regions, is open for entries. The SavorNW Wine Awards are now accepting entries for their 2019 competition. Designed to showcase Northwest wines and wine regions, the SavorNW Wine Awards expects more than 700 wines for the judging which is [...]

San Francisco International Wine Competition Now Accepting 2018 Entries

October 8, 2018|Calls for Wine|

The 38th annual San Francisco International Wine Competition (SFIWC), which will be held Nov. 17-19, is now accepting entries. The SFIWC judging panel, comprised of 60 experts who will blind taste through thousands of entries over the course of three days, includes Robert Whitley of Wine Review Online, Eduardo Dingler of Morimoto Restaurants, Traci Dutton of the [...]

Enobytes.com is seeking Oregon wines for its Syrah Report

September 26, 2018|Calls for Wine|

Enobytes.com Submission Deadline: October 1 - November 15 Website Enobytes.com is seeking Oregon Syrah for "Syrah and Shiraz from Around the World," which will publish March 2019. Please send 1-2 bottles between Oct. 1 and Nov. 15 with tech sheets and retail price. Also include: (1) why you believe your area is superior for growing [...]

2019 Oregon Chardonnay Celebration Call for Submissions

September 10, 2018|Calls for Wine, OWB Blog|

The 2019 Oregon Chardonnay Celebration is set for Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 at The Allison Inn & Spa in Newberg. All wineries, regardless of previous participation, wishing to be considered for inclusion in the 2019 Oregon Chardonnay Celebration (OCC), must submit samples for a blind panel tasting comprised of retailers, sommeliers and winemakers. Wineries may [...]

James Suckling submissions full

August 21, 2018|Calls for Wine, Media Relations|

UPDATE 10/5/18: Submissions for the James Suckling tasting are now full. Any samples sent for review will be returned. Thank you. James Suckling contributing editor Nick Stock is headed to Oregon and the OWB is helping facilitate a comprehensive tasting for him, to be held the week of October 22.  Nick is inviting Oregon winemakers [...]