Give!Guide Partnership with 1000 Friends of Oregon

The  Give!Guide sponsored by Willamette Week    is one of our regions most powerful engines for strengthening our community and  raising funds for local organizations.  Last year they helped raise almost $2 million, and this year the goal is even higher. Winter’s Hill is proud to be partnering with 1000 Friends of  Oregon in this campaign.  […]

Buy a Book, Support a Cowgirl!

Did you discover Winter’s Hill Vineyard from horseback with Equestrian Wine Tours?  If you did, there is a good chance that you have met SarahAnn Hahn.  Well, in addition to being an expert horsewoman and tour guide extraordinaire, SarahAnn is also The Gluten Free Cowgirl, almost ready to publish her first cookbook.  She just needs […]

Reviews from Great Northwest Wine

Great reviews from Great Northwest Wine for three of our current releases: 2010 Pinot Noir Dundee Hills  “Quite a neighborhood has sprung up around the Gladhart farm in Dayton, Ore., which the family started in 1961. Their 35-acre estate vineyard, certified as sustainable in 1999, is bordered by Domaine Serene, Stoller and Vista Hills, and […]

Pinot Gris from Field to Glass

Follow the Pinot Gris as it makes its way from grapes on the vine to juice ready to ferment into wine. Many people are surprised at the relative dark, bronze color of the Pinot Gris grape.  It needs to be handled gently to avoid extracting the color from the skins. All of our vineyard is […]

Toast for a Cure Raises more than $7000 for Huntingtons’s Disease research

Thank you to everyone who joined us on September 8 for Toast for a Cure! The event was a great success thanks to your generosity and the generosity of the many sponsors who contributed food, services, and items for the auction. Mother Nature smiled on us with warm sunshine throughout the day, and participants enjoyed […]

New reviews in the PinotFile

Great reviews of our wines in the latest PinotFile from Rusty Gaffney  “The Prince Of Pinot” 2009 Winter’s Hill Vineyard Reserve Estate Bottled Dundee Hills Pinot Noir“”A fruit-driven nose that has staying power in the glass over time. Enticing aromas of ripe cherries and raspberries with a hint of spice, briar and forest floor. Fullflavored […]

Winter’s Hill Supports Yamhelas Rails to Trails

Winter’s Hill is excited to be working with members of the Oregon Wine-country Communiity to create an 18 mile biking and hiking trail on the right-of-way of the old Union Pacific Railroad.  This intact right-of-way represents an extraordinary resource for both visitors and locals alike. As soon as we learned about this project, we knew […]

Northwest Wines To You is no more. (And that’s OK!)

Over the past several years, we have partnered with Northwest Wines To You to provide our shopping cart and other compliance services. They have been a good partner, but we decided that we could better serve our customers on our own site, http://www.shopwintershill.com . As it happens, just when we were about to roll out […]

2009 Pinot noir Willamette Valley

Our current tasting flight features our 2009 Pinot noir Willamette Valley. It has only gotten better since it was reviewed in 2011. 90 points. “Vivid red. An intensely perfumed bouquet displays scents of raspberry preserves, potpourri and incense, with an exotic spicy overlay. Silky and sweet, offering spicy red berry flavors and a palate-numbing lashing […]

Can you spare a tractor?

Harvest is coming, and Winter’s Hill is looking for a tractor. During the off season, we purchased a specialized trailer to pull the loaded bins of fruit up from the vineyard to the winery.  We are looking forward to bringing the fruit in much more quickly and efficiently, but there is one catch.  We need […]