VIDEO: Interview with Adam Campbell – Linfield Archives

“One of my parents’ long term goals was always to be an estate winery – and only have grapes that we farm and own the vineyards ourselves, but it seemed like a pipe dream…”

Adam Campbell, Owner/Winemaker

Rich Schmidt from the Oregon Wine History Archive interviewed Elk Cove Vineyards owner and winemaker Adam Campbell in Gaston on June 28, 2023.

Adam talks about his journey in growing up and then taking over Elk Cove. He dives into college, winemaking, and also raising a family. Adam also discusses his passion for being able to take care of his family and staff of workers. Later in the interview, Adam shares his excitement for what is to come and where he hopes to see Elk Cove and himself in the future.

Oral History Interview with Adam Campbell

Interested in more interviews? Visit the official YouTube channel of the Linfield University Archives and the Oregon Wine History Archive here.