2014 Late Harvest Pinot Gris Release Party

Join us to celebrate the release of our 2014 Late harvest Pinot Gris. It has been 3 years since we released our last dessert wine.   Saturday, May 2, 2015 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

2014 Pinot Blanc Paired with Grilled Oysters

Rich and Intense, we are thrilled with the structure of this vintage of Pinot Blanc. Bright citrus fruit and aromas of kiwi and flint fill the palate. The hint of grapefruit zest on the finish has become a marker of our Pinot Blanc, and the terroir of our Dundee Hills vineyard. Enjoy it chilled on […]

2012 Pinot Noir Block 10 & Block 9-115 Wine & Spirits Year’s Best Pinot Noir

We are excited to announce that our 2012 Pinot Noir Block 10 & Block 9-115 were selected for Wine & Spirits Magazine Year’s Best US Pinot Noir.   94 points & Best Buy “Grown at a Pommard-clone block in the estate’s highest elevation vineyards, this wine feels autumnal and warm, slightly rustic, and above all, […]

“Delicate, Floral” Pinot Gris selected by Oregon Wine Press

2013 Winter’s Hill Pinot Gris was one of 11 selected by the Oregon Wine Press  in their April issue. “Light and bright upfront, delicate, floral aromas lead to an appealing melange of mango, banana and apple that intermingle with pleasing piquancy on the palate.” Special pricing during April: 6 bottles for $149 shipping included.

Spring Release Party & Cellar Door Wine Club Pick Up

Saturday, April 18, 2015 50 years ago the Willamette Valley witnessed the beginning of the modern day wine industry. The early pioneers put their heart and soul into this area because they saw Oregon as a truly remarkable wine growing region. We are happy to carry on this wonderful tradition, and invite you to join […]

Dundee Hills Passport Weekend

The 10th anniversary of Passport Weekend is just around the corner! Saturday, April 18th & Sunday, April 19th come sip, dine, shop and stay in the Dundee Hills as we celebrate the 50 year anniversary of Pinot noir in the Willamette Valley.  Visit 50 participating locations to: -Enjoy exclusive anniversary wine flights, featuring favorite wines […]

2014 Rosé Paired with Deviled Eggs

The 2014 Rosé is out just in time for Easter, and this wine pairs great with classic deviled eggs. This simple recipe is sure to please everyone. Need to order Rosé? Purchase at our online wine shop here. Free shipping on case orders! Ingredients 6 large eggs 2 tablespoons mayonnaise 1 1/2 tablespoons sweet pickle […]

Butterfly Gardening at Winter’s Hill Estate

Butterfly Gardening at Winter’s Hill Vineyard Winter’s Hill Estate is in the Willamette Valley near Dundee. Most info about butterfly gardens is geared towards the eastern or southern US. I’ve checked locally about which butterflies we can attract in Oregon. Listed here are the host plants for those butterflies. Xerces has observed that one needs […]

New Tasting Flight!

We’ve got a new tasting flight ready for this weekend! Stop by the winery this weekend to enjoy wines from 5 different vintages dating back to 2006. Make sure to bring a picnic so you can take advantage of our patio overlooking the Coastal Mountains while soaking in the sunshine. 2013 Pinot Blanc-“Use of stainless […]

Pruning Workshop Success

Lots of good hands-on learning to prune grapes this morning under Russell’s tutelage. The weather was perfect. Lunch afterwards on the patio was enjoyed by all.