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Yamhill-Carlton AVA Spring Tasting

Yamhill-Carlton AVA Spring Tasting: Contributed by innkeeper Roselyn of R.R. Thompson House

The 7th Annual Yamhill-Carlton AVA Spring Tasting is set for April 30th from 11a.m. to 4 p.m. at Anne Amie Vineyards on Mineral Springs Road, Carlton.

Over 35 of the region’s top wine producers will be on hand to pour and answer questions.  Small bites will be served by several local restaurants, including Cuvée and The Horse Radish from Carlton and La Rambla from McMinnville.

You can also enter a raffle to win an instant wine cellar. Tickets for Yamhill-Carlton AVA’s largest tasting of the year are available through Yamhill-Carlton AVA

Among the 35+ participating wineries, in addition to Anne Amie are:  Ken Wright Cellars, Elk Cove, Laurel Ridge Winery, Solena Estate, Soter Vineyards, Willakenzie Estate, Kramer Vineyards, Penner-Ash Wine Cellars and Saffron Fields.  Once you have secured your tickets for this fun event, we invite you to spend the night or the weekend at R. R. Thompson House, located in the town of Carlton and just four miles from Anne Amie.

Built in 1936, the R. R. Thompson House has been carefully restored and offers two suites and three rooms, all with private baths and whirlpool tubs, WI-FI, parking and a hearty breakfast to start your day in Oregon’s beautiful wine country!

The innkeepers of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild are ready to share with you their version of Oregon Culinary Tourism and Geotourism.  Get to know our State like a local; stay with one of our nearly 100 hosts in any one of our many regions. Experience romantic getaways, historic treasures, and tucked away rustic retreats.  Whether your trip is for a quiet escape to a quaint rural or coastal town, taking in Oregon Geotourism, for a World Class City experience, or for a new spin on business travel, you can be assured of combining gracious hospitality with ambiance by staying at an inspected and approved Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member Inn.