No Electricity, No Problem: These Oregon Growers are Resurrecting Ancient Roman Winemaking Techniques
Brad Ford, the winemaker at Oregon’s Illahe Vineyards, is always tinkering with something interesting — a wine press rescued from a junkyard, a horse-drawn mower he engineered himself, amphorae he created from scratch. The need to make or restore his own tools has been driven out of financial necessity at times, as is the case for many small wineries.
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Photo: Illahe Vineyards, a horse-powered vineyard!