Summer Festival, August 9 & 10

Saturday, August 9, 2014 11:00-5:00pm Summer is the most beautiful time in the Willamette Valley, and we invite you to celebrate with us. Join us Saturday and Sunday, August 9 & 10 for our annual Summer Festival. Equestrian Wine Tours will be here offering carriage rides through our vineyards. Grab a glass of wine and […]

Reviews from the PinotFile

The PinotFile is written and published by Rusty Gaffney, aka The Prince of Pinot.   The 26 issues a year include reviews of more than 1500 wines each year, as well as longer articles about Pinot Noir producers and events in wine-country. 91 pts 2012 Winter’s Hill Estate Pinot Noir Watershed  “Moderately light reddish purple color […]

91-93pts! Tanzer reviews for 2012 Pinot Noir

Each year Josh Raynolds, of the Tanzer International Wine Cellar, produces one of the most extensive and thorough tastings of Oregon Pinot Noir.  We are very pleased with the scores that our 2012 Pinot Noir received. 91 pts 2012 Winter’s Hill Estate Pinot Noir Watershed   “Lurid red.  Sexy, high-pitched aromas of fresh raspberry and candied […]

Gorgonzola, Fig & Pancetta Pizza

It’s time to rev up those taste buds with this delicious pizza recipe. We believe this pizza pairs beautifully with all our Winter’s Hill wines, so we implore you to pick your favorite. Enjoy!   Need more wine? You can purchase at our online wine shop, or visit the tasting room.       Dough […]

Traffic Alert! Alternate Routes to Winter’s Hill Estate

Construction work is planned this summer on Hwy 99W between Newberg and the Hwy 18 junction near Dayton.  Most of the work is scheduled to take place during the night, but some daytime work is scheduled, including this Saturday, July 12.  The road will remain open, but it will be limited to one lane in […]

90 points, & Top 5 Rosés for Summer 2014 for our 2013 Rosé of Pinot Noir

Editor-in-Chief of Snooth Gregory Dal Piaz recently reviewed our 2013 Rosé of Pinot Noir, giving it 90 points. “Spicy on the nose with lightly candied suggestions of red cherry and strawberry fruit that show excellent intensity and purity. Nice acids open on the palate, which shows a hint of richness and lovely, pure, and slightly […]

We are OPEN on 4th of July

We are open on 4th of July for all your wine related celebrations! Bring the family and a picnic to enjoy the breathtaking views while relaxing with a glass of wine. The weather looks to be perfect on Friday with a high of 79 degrees.     Tasting Flight 2012 Pinot Gris 2012 Dry Rosé […]

Time for a trim

The vines grow fast in early summer, with leaves and tendrils reaching for the sky.  If the vines grow too far above the top wire of the trellis, they droop down and can shade the developing fruit below.   We take a little off the top and the sides to keep the vines pointed up, […]

Pizza Making Class Featured at WeekendsInDundee.com

On Saturday, June 21, we kicked off summer by bringing the Red Hills Market’s wood-fired oven up to the winery so that our guests could make their very own pizza with the helping hands of Chef Sam. We also had The Beautiful Pig out to the winery so folks could choose from several of their […]

Fueled By Fine Wine After Party Featuring Farmers’ Plate & Pantry Food Truck

Sunday, July 13, 2014 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Now that you feel the burn, come join us and Farmers’ Plate & Pantry as we serve up delicious Runner Friendly food all afternoon to nourish you back to health after tackling the hills of Dundee! We will also be pouring a refreshing flight of Winter’s Hill wines for you […]