Panther Creek Cellars, which sources its grapes and crafts its wines in the heart of Oregon's Willamette Valley, has opened its new tasting room in the Hollywood District of Woodinville, Wash. Madelaine Morford, tasting room director and assistant general manager of Panther Creek, said the cluster of tasting rooms in Woodinville is home to just a few Pinot specialists. "We thought Panther Creek could fill the much-needed gap for Pinot Noir," she said. "Our goal is to expose the Washington wine drinker to Oregon Pinot Noir by having them visit our tasting room and experience our hospitality." Boost to business Previous to the new Woodinville location, Panther Creek had a tasting room in Dundee, Ore. and before that, McMinnville, Ore. Both of those locations are now closed, and the winery has focused all its resources into the new location. Continued below.
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