Racking 2017 Pinot noir

    We are busy in the winery this week as we prepare our 2017 wines for bottling at the end of August.   Today Jason is racking barrels of 2017 Pinot noir.  Racking is the process of gently removing the wine from the barrel while leaving the sediment behind.     We use a […]

“In a word, lovely.” Burghound reviews our 2015 Pinot noir

For in-depth understanding and reviews of Pinot noir, you can’t get much better than Allen Meadows and his quarterly journal, Burghound.  He tastes the best Pinot noir from around the world, and he doesn’t give out high scores too freely.  That’s why we were pleased and honored to receive these reviews. 92 points  2015 Dundee […]

A Love Letter to Pinot Blanc

“Pinot Blanc is maybe the best wine you’ve never tasted. Especially the beauties from Oregon, which come on all bright and fruity and then stop just at the brink of going sweet. The varietal’s acidic edge wakes up your tongue, causes eyes to widen and a thought bubble to form: “Hello, gorgeous! Where have you […]

Drunken Oranges Paired with Hans & Lena Pinot Gris

This Memorial Weekend we are offering a sneak peek of our 2017 Hans & Lena Pinot Gris. For 2 days only you’ll get to sample the 2015 & 2017 Late Harvest style Pinot Gris. Make sure to check out the video above of our bottling of the 2017 vintage. This past weekend I made drunken […]

2017 Rosé voted Top 25 Rosés of 2018 By Vinepair.com

We are excited to announce our 2017 Rosé was featured in VinePair.com The Best 25 Rosé Wines of 2018! We were one of only 3 Oregon Rosés to make the list. Selection Process: “To determine our list of the 25 best rosés of 2018, we released an open call for submissions, scoured wine shops, and gathered […]

2016 Pinot Gris Featured in Wine Enthusiast Article

Crisp White Wines from Places You’d Never Expect We are thrilled to see our 2016 Pinot Gris featured in a Wine Enthusiast Article! “Wine drinkers are familiar with famous powerhouse regions that produce crisp white wines, like New Zealand’s Sauvignon Blanc, or Chablis. But equally refreshing whites are also produced in unlikely places. From Napa […]

Polenta & Meatballs paired with 2015 Pinot Noir Dundee Hills

I hope you’ll enjoy this delicious recipe with our 2015 Pinot Noir Dundee Hills. Our flagship Pinot Noir selection brings you the quintessential wine from Winter’s Hill Estate: Red fruit and berry flavors and aromas supported by smooth, rounded tannins. The warm days and cool, breezy nights help the fruit ripen slowly, with freshness and […]

2015 Pinot Gris Reserve

This weekend is your first chance to enjoy our 2015 Pinot Gris Reserve. “Vivid straw-yellow. Pungent citrus and orchard fruit aromas are complemented by suggestions of chamomile and succulent herbs. Fleshy and dry on the palate, offering bitter pear skin, Meyer lemon and peach pit flavors that unfurl slowly on the back half. Rich yet […]

Spring Release Party

Saturday, April 14, 2018 You are invited to join us for our semiannual Cellar Door Wine Club Pick-Up Party. This is your opportunity to sample the current wines in the club shipment, and meet with the Gladharts to learn more about the estate property, the winery and the wines. Spring 2018 Allocation: 2015 Pinot Gris […]

2017 Rosé of Pinot Noir Now Available!

It’s time to stock up on Rosé for the spring and summer! The 2017 Rosé is tasting delicious and it’s ready to go home with you. This bright zesty rosé is highlighted on the nose with grapefruit, tangerine, candied strawberry, rose petal and toast. The palate opens on the front with watermelon, cherry and wet […]