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 […]

Snooth likes our Pinot Gris and Pinot Blanc

With harvest coming to an end, we have more time to send our wines out for reviews by folks like the editors at Snooth.com.  If you are planning to enjoy some shellfish over the holidays, these two wines are a great place to start. 2013 Winter’s Hill Estate Dundee Hills Pinot Gris “Vanilla, green apple […]

1st Reviews for 2014 Dry Rosé Are In!

Our 2014 Dry Rosé of Pinot Noir is picking up some press. It was just featured by The Real Wine Julia, and Zagat in Chicago! The Real Wine Julia In the Glass: Winter’s Hill Dry Rosé of Pinot Noir 2014, May 2015 “super refreshing on a warm afternoon with intense aromas and flavors of strawberries, […]

“Winter is Water Where I live.”

In Oregon’s wine-country, winter means rain.  Pour yourself a glass of Pinot noir and savor these images and descriptions of the winter landscape from Amalia Gladhart. http://www.amaliagladhart.com  

American Winery Guide Review

“Visitors and personal guests often ask me for winery recommendations here in the Willamette Valley. I try to determine what is most important to them. Is it a chic tasting room, educational tours, location? Winter’s Hill Vineyard is on my short list for people looking for two things – really delicious, well-made wine and the […]

Rosé of Pinot Noir is “delightful and refreshing.”

As we savor the last few weeks of Summer, we are finding that our Rosé pairs well with just about everything. Apparently, Great Northwest Wine agrees, rating our 2013 Dry Rosé of Pinot Noir Outstanding. “The spirit of Burgundy shows with this delightful and refreshing pink from an estate block designated for rosé. Fruity aromas […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]