TTB Press Release

For Immediate Release
Contact: Art Resnick (202) 927-8062

October 9, 2003


Proposal to Establish Chehalem Mountains and Yamhill-Carlton Viticultural Areas

Washington, D.C. - The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) issued two notices of proposed rulemaking in the Federal Register on October 7, 2003, proposing to establish the Chehalem Mountains (Notice No. 18) and Yamihill-Carlton District (Notice No.19) viticultural areas in Yamill and Washington Counties, Oregon. Both proposed viticultural areas would fall within the boundaries of the existing Willamette Valley viticultural area.

Written comments must be received on or before December 8, 2003.

You may send comments to any of the following addresses:

  • Chief, Regulations and Procedures Division, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, P.O. Box 50221, Washington, DC 20091-0221 (Attn: Notice No. 18) or (Attn: Notice 19);

  • 202-927-8525 (facsimile);

  • (e-mail);

  • An online comment form is posted with this notice on our Web site.