Winemakers Tasting with CWES

Russell Gladhart is hosting a tasting with the Columbia-Willametter Enological Society on December 9, 2015 in Vancouver, WA. Food prepared by Chef JD Thomas and his colleagues at Northwest Culinary Academy will accompany the wine. For more details, or to make a reservation please contact maddix@comcast.net Website with information and events for CWES CWES is […]

Is the harvest over because the grapes are harvested? Part 5

The concerns about the weather are but the excitement in the winery evolves as do the wines themselves.

Bounty of Yamhill County

Voted #2 Best General Food Festival As chosen by readers of USA TODAY and 10Best Event Website and Tickets Yamhill County, nestled in the heart of Oregon’s Willamette Valley, enjoys rich soils, a mild climate and some of the most spectacular scenery anywhere. This abundance of natural resources – and a strong pioneer spirit – […]

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 […]

Bottling at Winter’s Hill Estate

     

Closed Memorial Day

  It was wonderful to see so many old friends and new faces at the winery this weekend. We will be closed on Monday to celebrate Memorial Day. We plan to spend it doing yard work, having a picnic by the river, and enjoying a glass (or two) of Rosé of Pinot Noir. We hope […]

Birding at Winter’s Hill

   

May 2 Wildflowers

The woods and prairie are different every day! Wonderful time of year!

Spring Wildflowers at Winter’s Hill

Monarch Butterflies at Winter’s Hill