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Guests enjoy “The Hideaway” at Dobbes Family Estate. Events at the Dundee, Ore., winery include live music on Sundays, trivia nights and an annual summer festival.

DUNDEE, Ore. — Joe Dobbes drew on his life savings and 30 years of experience, including European winemaking apprenticeships, in starting Dobbes Family Estate in 2002.

Though he specialized in Pinot noir wines, the Dundee, Ore., vintner decided early on that he wanted his brand to also showcase wines made from grapes from other parts of Oregon such as the Rogue Valley.

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