The Morne Wine Company dba Brooks Wines
Oregon, United States
Growing perennial crops
Peace. Bread. Land. Wine.........Riesling, Aromatic Whites and Pinot Noir.............Approachable Wines At Accessible Price Points.......Willamette Valley, Oregon Brooks is the living legacy of Jimi Brooks, a visionary Portland native who came to wine through his passion for history and philosophy. Brooks began in 1998. While Jimi is no longer with us, his strong commitment to biodynamic farming, his gentle approach to winemaking and his excitement for the Willamette Valley terroir live on through their Pinot Noir, Rieslings and Aromatic Whites. Jimi's son Pascal Brooks is the sole owner of the winery; Jimi's sister Janie Brooks Heuck has volunteered her time to lead it; and Jimi's longtime friend and winemaking accomplice, Chris Williams, continues to make Brooks' wines. Brooks produces 20,000 cases and sells through national distribution and direct to consumer.
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