The Chehalem Mountains AVA is the largest and most diverse appellation within the Willamette Valley. Its 100 square miles are home to over 150 vineyards. Only 20 miles southwest of Portland, it makes for
The first modern vineyard on the Chehalem Mountains dates back to 1968, when Oregon wine pioneer Dick Erath He called the property “Chehalem Mountain Vineyards” and started planting it the following spring. Other pioneers including David Adelsheim of Adelsheim Vineyard, Dick and Nancy Ponzi of Ponzi Vineyards and Paul Hart of Rex Hill Vineyard, planted their vineyards in the Chehalem Mountains soon after. Harry Peterson-Nedry of Chehalem winery planted the first Pinot Noir on Ribbon Ridge in 1980.
Purple Wine Company, Inc., a California limited liability company, and its AVALON brand are not in any way affiliated with Avalon Wine, Inc, an Oregon corporation, or Avalon Wine's store at its physical location in Oregon.
Build a Case
Make sure you always get a discount by using Build a Case. How it works:
If you haven't found a full case (12 bottles) to buy today, start your Build a Case now by purchasing a few bottles online, by phone or email. If you order online, select the Build a Case option. If by phone or email, just ask us to add the bottles to a Build a Case for you. You'll receive order confirmation and we'll cellar the wines for you at no charge.
Add to your case whenever you see wines you can't resist. Each time you add to your Build a Case, you'll be charged the discounted price.
When you complete your case, we'll apply a shipping rate and contact you to schedule your case for shipment.
Because of finite space in our warehouse, we kindly ask that you complete your Build a Case within six months. Please email or call us with any questions.