Brooks Winery 20th Anniversary Interview: Steve Doerner
29 minutes 33 seconds
Oral History | Viticulture and Oenology
This interview is an oral history conducted by Linfield College archivist Rich Schmidt with Steve Doerner of Cristom Vineyards. The interview took place at Cristom Vineyards in Salem, Oregon on March 9, 2018.
Steve Doerner is the lead winemaker at Cristom Vineyards. In this interview, part of the Brooks Winery 20th Anniversary Project, Doerner discusses the unexpected passing of Jimi Brooks, the founder of Brooks Winery, in September of 2004. Many of Brooks's wine industry friends, including Doerner, came together to complete Brooks's harvest that year. This interview sheds light on the story of camaraderie in the face of tragedy in the Oregon wine industry.
Doerner, Steve, "Brooks Winery 20th Anniversary Interview: Steve Doerner" (2018). Oral History Interviews: Brooks Winery. Video File. Submission 2.