Oregon Winery Sokol Blosser Recognized By Worldwide Non Profit



Oregon Winery Sokol Blosser Recognized By Worldwide Non Profit

Published 09/18/2019 at 6:33 PM PDT
By OREGON TRAVEL DAILY STAFF

Oregon Winery Sokol Blosser Recognized By Worldwide Non Profit

(Dundee, Oregon) – One of Oregon’s pioneering winemakers has crossed another threshold: snagging two high profile awards from the global non profit B Lab. Sokol Blosser, located in the midst of Oregon’s famed Yamhill Wine Country, has been recognized as a 2019 Best for The World: Changemaker in recognition of their significant improvement to their overall impact on their workers, customers, communities, the environment, and governance.

In addition, Sokol Blosser earned the Best for the World: Environment honor in recognition of their environmental performance and sustainable business practices.

These Best For The World awards are handed out by B Lab, a group that certifies and supports Certified B Corporations, which are for-profit companies dedicated to using business as a force for good. Today there are 3,000 Certified B Corporations across 64 countries and 150 industries, unified by one common goal: to redefine success in business.

Sokol Blosser is one of the state’s original juggernaut wineries, helping to kick off the craze and the demand for Oregon wines, starting with just five acres in 1971. It has since risen to be a leader in the Pacific Northwest wine industry and one of the nation’s top wine exports.

The winery has been a Certified B Corporation since 2015, a distinction that comes from verified social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability to balance profit and purpose.

According to B Lab: “The winery farms 128 acres of estate vineyards and creates wines of world-class quality, produced in a sustainable manner, which reflect the distinctive flavors of the grapes, soil and climate. The winery produces pinot noir, pinot gris, chardonnay, sparkling wines, riesling and small quantities of single block pinot noir under its Sokol Blosser brand name, as well as a white blend, red blend, pinot noir, sparkling wine, riesling, and chardonnay under the Evolution label.”

www.sokolblosser.com/

 








Latest Travel News
A Grand Treasure Hunt: Find Christmas Ornaments in Oregon's Willamette Nation...
Two hundred glass ornaments were hidden along non-wilderness trails on the Willamette National Forest as of last week
Walla Walla, Washington In Winter: A Mix of Chill and Sizzling Destination
A myriad of reasons to head out to southeastern Washington - about four hours from either Seattle or Portland, Oregon
Famed Portland, Oregon Home Makes National Historical Register
The ornate home is one of the few examples of old Italianate Town House-style homes left in the Rose City
Oregon Holiday Travel Problematic Over Cascades, South I-5 Due to 'Blizzard C...
Travelers should plan extra time to get to their destinations and prepare for delays and severe weather conditions
Oregon Wine Country Thanksgiving Weekend: Over 140 Ways to Indulge, Go Vino
Crazy This year's oenophilic festival runs Friday, November 29 through Sunday, December 1