Title

Cody Wright Interview

Media

Interviewer

Schmidt, Rich

Document Type

Video File

Duration

1 hour 13 minutes 26 seconds

Publication Date

6-8-2018

Disciplines

Oral History | Viticulture and Oenology

Abstract

This interview is an oral history conducted by Linfield College archivist Rich Schmidt with Cody Wright of Purple Hands Winery. The interview took place at Purple Hands Winery in Dundee, Oregon on June 8, 2018.

Cody Wright is owner and winemaker at Purple Hands Winery. In this interview, Wright discusses growing up in the wine industry, working in the cellar with his dad (Ken Wright), and the challenges of starting his own label. Wright also talks about being on Wine Spectator's Top 100 list, his hopes for downtown Dundee, and the future of the winery.

Comments

Some oral history interviews were conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations.

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