Lemon & Herb Grilled Chicken with 2014 Dry Rosé

Chilled Rosé is the perfect wine for a warm and sunny afternoon on the patio. Warm and sunny days also happen to be perfect days to fire up the grill! We love pairing our Rosé with grilled lemon and herb chicken. Ingredients Juice and zest of 4 lemons, plus 2 whole lemons 5 sprigs fresh […]

Recent Monarch Activity at Winter’s Hill

I monitor activity almost daily. Have found at least 2 doz. larva since June 26 but only 1 chrysalis! Today July 19 I saw 1 instar; yesterday I saw 2 on different plants in about the 4 or 5 instar stage.. Have posted questions about several pictures and would greatly appreciate info on them. I’m […]

2012 Pinot Noir Reserve Rated Outstanding!

Second-generation winemaker Delphine Gladhart has helped elevate this family operation in Oregon’s Dundee Hills, and this small-production Pinot Noir from estate grapes further exemplifies her winemaking prowess. It is a powerfully elegant wine with aromas of watermelon, ripe strawberry, clove, cinnamon powder and cocoa powder. The luscious pour produces flavors of supple fresh strawberry and […]

Beat The Heat with Rosé

Summer is here, and there is nothing better than sitting outside with a bottle of chilled, crisp and fruity rosé to quench your thirst. Grab a bottle or two sit back and relax the summer away with great friends. Josh Raynolds, Vinousmedia.com, May 2015. “Light, bright orange. Musky aromas of orange pith, redcurrant and dried […]

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, […]

Great Northwest Wine Loves Our 2012 Pinot Noirs

2012 Pinot Noir wins Double Gold at Great Northwest Wine Competition “It is a powerfully elegant wine with aromas of rhubarb, ripe strawberry and clove, followed by flavors of supple red fruit backed by just the faintest hint of moist earthiness. An absolutely luscious effort.” Great Northwest Wine Competition, April 2015 Purchase Here     […]

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.

2012 Pinot Noir Block 10 rated OUTSTANDING

Great Northwest Wines just rated our 2012 Pinot Noir Block 10 OUTSTANDING, their highest score. “Dark and ripe aromas of blackberry, plum and raspberry truffle include clove, black pepper and vanilla. The drink is youthful and expressive, bringing flavors of ripe strawberry, raspberry compote and toast. Its round and delicious finish shows pomegranate, tobacco leaf […]

2013 Pinot Gris 90pts Wine Enthusiast

Our 2013 Dundee Hills Pinot Gris earned a score of 90 points from the Wine Enthusiast.  Look for it in the February issue. “Good grip and focus are the hallmarks here, showcasing pinpoint fruit flavors of orange, apple and pear. Precision crafting and immaculate acidity contribute to a lingering, refreshing finish, with a gently-rendered phenolic […]