Lex sez about Elk Cove Vineyards:
Starting out in Tigard, Oregon, which is just south of Portland, we drove out on the 219 Hillsboro Highway toward Gaston in search of our first winery of the day, Elk Cove. I had been recently told by my sister how beautiful the Willamette Valley was and our drive certainly did not disappoint. It was a very curvy road through a forest with trees so heavy with moss it felt like a jungle. Neek drove this first leg and we were wondering how there could possibly be vineyards in a forest so thick. But suddenly, there was a clearing and before us was a vineyard with a pond that looked so beautiful, to call it magical seems only appropriate!
That vineyard and pond belonged to Elk Cove Vineyards. As much as we loved the outside, going inside to taste their wine was even better! Continue reading