Oregon Wine Continues to Draw Investment: Louis Jadot's purchase of Resonance Vineyard follows Jackson's acquisition of Soléna Estate
Wed Aug 21, 2013
Oregon’s wine industry is set for a banner year of transactions, with the past week seeing two more major winery purchases announced. The latest deal sees Burgundy’s Maison Louis Jadot acquiring Resonance Vineyard, a 20-acre property in the Yamhill-Carlton AVA, from Carla and Kevin Chambers for an undisclosed sum. Originally planted to Pinot Noir in 1981, the vineyard is Jadot’s first foray outside Burgundy. Grapes from the vineyard will go to Trisaetum Vineyards near Newberg, Ore., for processing this fall under the supervision of Jacques Lardiere, formerly winemaker at Louis Jadot’s operations in France. Lardiere will also oversee vineyard operations. ...
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