From Animation to Fermentation with Hawkins Cellars

Photo courtesy of Hawkins Cellars

Photo courtesy of Hawkins Cellars

Thane Hawkins has gone by the title of winemaker since 2007 but you can find his name at IMDb.com. Known for his work on such blockbusters as “Monsters, Inc.” and “Shrek,” Hawkins segued full time to wine and established a tasting room for Hawkins Cellars in Dundee, Oregon in 2011.

Hawkins recalls, “I never envisioned [winemaking] as a career but the evolution was fate-based, I think.” (Read more at Sip Northwest)