Dundee Hills – Worldwide Reputation for Greatness

“Wine, especially Pinot noir wine, is all about place. Plant a pinot vine here and it will taste one way, plant it over there and it will taste a different way. Plant it in the Dundee Hills of Oregon’s Willamette Valley, and it will likely taste of silky red cherries or raspberries with a touch of autumn-dewed forest floor and […]

Willamette Valley – Wine Region of the Year!

We are thrilled to announce Wine Enthusiast Magazine has awarded Oregon’s Willamette Valley as its 2016 Wine Region of the Year for the annual Wine Star Awards. Other 2016 nominees included Champagne, Crete, Sonoma County, and Provence. The Wine Star Awards are viewed as some of the most influential in the wine industry, and we […]

Valentine’s Fondue

Saturday, February 11, 2017 Tired of chocolate for Valentine’s Day? Join us to celebrate Valentine’s weekend with wine and fondue. We will have cheese fondue going all day to pair with your flight of wine. The Beautiful Pig will be here sampling their locally sourced and made charcuterie. $15 covers tasting fee and fondue. 11:00 […]

Vineyard Pruning Workshop Postponed

Due to the chance of snow up here on the hill tomorrow we have decided to postpone our Vineyard Pruning Workshop to Sunday, February 12 11:00-1:30. We are sorry for the inconvenience, but we don’t want to take any chances with the way this winter has gone. We do hope you can make it next […]

Halibut Fish Skillet paired with 2014 Pinot Noir Block 10

I just cooked up this easy recipe this past weekend for some friends we had over for dinner, and I’m happy to say it was a huge hit. So much so that we actually ended up with no left overs. I do hope you will give it a try. For dinner we paired this dish […]

Happy Holidays from Winter’s Hill Estate!

Thank you to all of our friends, colleagues, members and guests for making 2016 such a great year. We hope that this season gives all of you the opportunity to spend precious time with family and friends.  As we look back on 2016, and look forward to the New Year, we hope you will raise a […]

2014 Pinot Noir Dundee Hills Awarded 92 Points

We are excited to announce that our 2014 Pinot Noir Dundee Hills was awarded 92 points from Wine Spectator. This wine was also featured in Wine Enthusiast Magazine last month with a 90 point score. “Sleek and focused, with fine tannins around a spicy core of red berry, white pepper and violet flavors, gliding easily […]

Join us for our Winter’s Bazaar

You are invited to join us for our Winter Bazaar featuring local wine, chocolates, charcuterie, cheese and a local woodworker featuring wine stoppers. This is a great opportunity to pick up gifts for friends, family, or just to spoil yourself. You will get to sample Cottonwood, Guillén Family, and Winter’s Hill wines. The Beautiful Pig […]

Vino Ventures Holiday Wine Pairing

Vino Ventures Wine Tours featured our 2014 Pinot Noir Dundee Hills in their Holiday Wine Pairing. “here at Vino Ventures we are firm believers that great wine breeds great conversation, and nothing is better than that around your holiday dinner table. The trick is in finding the perfect pairing. We are lucky enough to live […]

90 Point Scores from Wine Enthusiast

We are excited to announce that three of our Pinot Noirs were featured in the December issue of Wine Enthusiast Magazine that just hit shelves. 2014 Pinot Noir Block 10 – 91 Points “Vinified with 50% whole clusters, this pure Pommard selection is from the highest portion of the vineyard. This seems to bring slightly […]