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FORBES - These Small Wine Brands Found Opportunity In 2020
Meanwhile, in Oregon’s Willamette Valley, Sam Parra, founder of PARRA Wine Co., is getting the word out about about his wine brand’s first release.  READ THE STORY 
Expanding The Narrative Of Hispanic Culture In Wine, Coast To Coast
Sam Parra of Parra Wine Co. recognized the support for Latino businesses from both inside and outside the community. “We’ve had great success from Latino clients,” he said, and others “who may not be Latino clients but they want to support a Latino business.  READ THE STORY 
 
Travel Oregon - Raise a Glass to Oregon’s Latinx Wineries
You won’t find PARRA Wine Co. bottles in stores or restaurants yet — winemaker Sam Parra is currently selling his single-vineyard wines exclusively through his mailing list.  READ THE STORY 
 
oregonian - California expatriate’s wine dreams come true in Oregon
Sam Parra doesn’t give up easily. When a financial decision meant leaving northern California in his rearview mirror, Parra knew just where to go to pursue his winemaking dream: Oregon. His Parra Wine Co. is one of the newest wineries on Oregon’s wine scene.  READ THE STORY 
 
PORTLAND MONTHLY - Celebrating Hispanic Roots Highlights Willamette Valley Winemakers
Stay tuned for the panel on October 1, when six Latinx winemakers in the Willamette Valley will discuss their experiences in English and Spanish.Sam Parra’s family has been in the wine industry for three generations.   READ THE STORY 
 
KOIN 6 - Thirsty Thursday: Parra Wine Company
Sam Parra, the owner of the Parra Wine Company, joined AM Extra to talk about his message and his wine business, his Napa Valley roots and why it’s important to empower the Latinx community and businesses.  READ THE STORY 
 
OREGON WINE PRESS - Matching Mexican fare with Oregon wines
Americans devour Mexican food so frequently, we can hardly call it “foreign.” The cuisine flourishes from coast to coast, tempting us with many approaches, from traditional to inventive, from taco trucks to fine dining.   READ THE STORY 
 
WILLAMETTE VALLEY LIFE MAGAZINE
Connecting the past and the future in the perfect glass of Tempranillo.
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OREGON WINE HISTORY ARCHIVE
This interview is with Sam Parra of Parra Wine Company. In this interview, Sam talks about how wine came naturally to him, his various experiences with wine, the education he received, and where he went from there.   READ THE STORY 
 
CELEBRATING HISPANIC ROOTS
A Small Group of Oregon Wineries Honoring the Roots that Brings Us Together & Move Us Forward. READ THE STORY 
 
hOS BRUTALITY - YOUTUBE
Find out where to eat, drink and spend time in the Willamette Valley from the people that live and work here. We review wineries, restaurants, bars and breweries. Sometimes beautiful. Sometimes brutal. Always honest.
WATCH VIDEO EPISODE 7
 
DTRH PODCAST BY LUIS NORIEGA
Here in Salem, Oregon and it’s surrounding areas. Broadcasting live from the heart of the city. Having conversations with locals about anything & everything. Lets have a great conversation & get lost in the rabbit holes of our weird town. What’s good in your life?
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learn more ABOUT SAM PARRA
Read more about Sam's story, thru his interview with Portland Through a Latinx Lens, an online art gallery which engages with and promotes the expression of stories from a variety of Latinx individuals within the community.  READ THE STORY 
 
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