Explore the Agricultural Goodness of Cornelius, Oregon
Cornelius is an agricultural paradise, where rolling hillsides, vineyards and farms abound. With a population around 12,000, Cornelius is a small city situated in the heart of the fertile Tualatin Valley.
Foodies can sample authentic Mexican cuisine at Cornelius’ taquerias and food trucks.
Situated in the Chehalem Mountains American Viticultural Area (AVA), Cornelius is home to four wineries, with three open to the public year-round.
Visitors can visit u-pick farms, shop for locally harvested hazelnuts at Oregon Orchard Hazelnuts, a farmers’ co-op, or play a round at one of the Pacific North- west’s oldest golf courses, Forest Hills.
Cornelius is home to several farms and estate vineyard wineries. Unger Farms is located along the Tualatin Valley Scenic Bikeway and offers u-pick and fresh-picked produce (when in season), farm store and cafe.
A Blooming Hill Vineyard & Winery produces Pinot Noir and other varietals, which pair nicely with spectacular views of beautiful mountains and valleys.
With a great wine getaway hotel deal at the ready, sip on favorite Oregon wines at all five nominated tasting rooms. Then, cast cast your vote for the winner.
With a great culinary hotel deals at the ready, come eat at favorite Oregon restaurants like these. You’ll be ready to confidently cast your vote for the 2017 Tualatin Valley People’s Choice Awards.
In addition to the commemorative wine glass, wine tastings and food pairings that your ticket provides, each winery will also host an activity that will elevate your understanding of Oregon wine.