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Winery Name: Sokol Blosser, Wine: 2006 Estate Pinot Gris, Type: Organic (USDA/Oregon Tilth), Where Produced: Dundee, Oregon, Notes: With estate vineyards certified organic by both the USDA and Oregon Tilth, Sokol Blosser's green efforts don't stop there. They also became the first winery to achieve Silver LEED building certification. Full review
Brewery Name: Lakefront Brewery, Beer: Organic E.S.B., Style: Ale, Where Produced: Milwaukee, WI, Notes: Made in Milwaukee, Lakefront's E.S.B. became the first certified organic beer made in the U.S. in 1996. It lives up to the sudsy tradition of its hometown, with a fantastically smooth taste and a creamy finish. Full review
Producer Name: LOFT Organic Liqueurs, Spirit: Lemongrass Cello liqueur, Alcohol Content: 25% ABV, Where Produced: Portland, OR, Notes: The first certified organic liqueur producer in the U.S., LOFT's Lemongrass Cello is made from fruit farmed biodynamically, and was a medal winner at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Full review