Gold Medal and Best of Class

The Los Angeles International Wine Competition awarded our 2012 Dundee Hills Pinot Gris a Gold Medal and selected it as the best overall Pinot Gris in the competition.  Celebrating their 75th anniversary this year, the Los Angeles International Wine Competition is one of the most prestigious in the United States. We are also proud to […]

Scallops, all day long!

Taste through the newest releases from Winter’s Hill with Shall We Wine from Chicago. Host Regine Rousseau was joined by her guests; Michael Cannon, GM of 710 in Hyde Park, Lauren Rivera, of Northwestern University, and Josh Parkinson, owner of Blind Taney, our Illinois Distributor. Together they tasted the Pinot Blanc, Dry Rosé of Pinot […]

Pinot Gris rated Excellent by WinePressNW

Wine Press Northwest has just completed a comprehensive tasting of Pinot Gris from 81 wineries in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho.  The Winter’s Hill Estate 2012 Pinot Gris received a rating of “Excellent”. “Winter’s Hill is in the heart of the northern Willamette Valley, and winemaker Delphine Gladhart has put together a luscious Pinot Gris using […]

Pinot Blanc rated “Outstanding”

We are gratified by the attention that our 2013 wines are receiving.  Great Northwest Wines described our Pinot Blanc as “Outstanding” enjoying the “amazing brightness, an entry of Granny Smith apple, tangerine and lime that continues to push in delicious fashion.” Read the full review here. Purchase the 2013 Pinot Blanc here.  $17 per bottle, […]

Sit Back, Relax & Enjoy…2012 Watershed Pinot Noir

The 2012 vintage is showing ripe, fruit forward, and full bodied characteristics.  Similar to the 2008 vintage these wines are drinking great right from the start.  You will want to make sure you get plenty of the 2012 vintage because they will sell fast!  We suggest not drinking them all right away though.   Hide […]

Slurping allowed, 2013 Rosé of Pinot Noir

What to serve with Easter Dinner?  Katherine Cole of the Oregonian suggests starting with Winter’s Hill Dry Rosé of Pinot Noir. “While there’s a hint of candied cherries and raspberries on the nose, the zesty palate has a satisfying saline quality that makes you just want to slurp this stuff down.” Read the full review […]

Willamette Valley Winery Reviews

“What a delight to stop in and taste some amazing Pinot noir at Winter’s Hill Vineyard.” You can read the rest of this review of Winter’s Hill on the Willamette Valley Winery Reviews blog.  Written by Kristin and Linda from The Dreamgivers Inn in nearby Newberg, their blog is a great resource to plan your […]

Burghound Reviews for Winter’s Hill Pinot noir

We are pleased to share our most recent reviews from Burghound.com, as well as an older review for the 2005 Reserve. Winter’s Hill Vineyard 2009 Pinot Noir – Willamette Valley “A perfumed nose of pure red pinot fruit leads to rich, round and delicious middle weight flavors that possess good verve and delineation on the […]

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 […]

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 […]