These pinot noir vines at Chehalem’s Ridgecrest Vineyard are burgeoning, unshaded by a neighboring row. In 1980, Harry Peterson-Nedry was the first to plant in what was then considered too cold and too high of ground. Beaux Frères, Archery Summit, Adelsheim, Bergström and other wine luminaries have since become neighbors in what is now the Ribbon Ridge AVA.

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