Like the warmth of a Pendleton blanket lures you to stay on the couch, the sunshine in the Valley illuminated the lush greenery around the vineyards. After a few days of calling on clients, these two chose to unwind with us in wine country. We introduced them to an Italian’s take on Oregon’s ability to make pinot noir and chatted with a Frenchman about his family’s heritage and influence. The only logical next step was to visit a winery nearing succession into the arms of a fantastic and more-than-capable second generation Oregonian. Click the collage for the entire photo album.