May is Oregon Wine Month, start planning now!

Winter’s Hill Estate has lots of events planned, including our 2016 Pinot Noir Futures Tastings.  Visit our event page for details. Enter here to win a 4 day Oregon Food & Wine Getaway.

Wine & Spirits “Year’s Best US Pinot Noir” List paired with Halibut & Mango Salsa

We are thrilled to be featured in the latest issue of Wine & Spirits Magazine in the Year’s Best US Pinot Noir section! Our 2014 Pinot Noir Block 8 is part of our limited batch Single Block Single Clone Pinot Noir series. Each vintage we choose between 2-5 different Single Block wines to feature. We […]

Dundee Hills – Worldwide Reputation for Greatness

“Wine, especially Pinot noir wine, is all about place. Plant a pinot vine here and it will taste one way, plant it over there and it will taste a different way. Plant it in the Dundee Hills of Oregon’s Willamette Valley, and it will likely taste of silky red cherries or raspberries with a touch of autumn-dewed forest floor and […]

Willamette Valley – Wine Region of the Year!

We are thrilled to announce Wine Enthusiast Magazine has awarded Oregon’s Willamette Valley as its 2016 Wine Region of the Year for the annual Wine Star Awards. Other 2016 nominees included Champagne, Crete, Sonoma County, and Provence. The Wine Star Awards are viewed as some of the most influential in the wine industry, and we […]

2014 Pinot Noir Dundee Hills Awarded 92 Points

We are excited to announce that our 2014 Pinot Noir Dundee Hills was awarded 92 points from Wine Spectator. This wine was also featured in Wine Enthusiast Magazine last month with a 90 point score. “Sleek and focused, with fine tannins around a spicy core of red berry, white pepper and violet flavors, gliding easily […]

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 […]

90 Point Scores from Wine Enthusiast

We are excited to announce that three of our Pinot Noirs were featured in the December issue of Wine Enthusiast Magazine that just hit shelves. 2014 Pinot Noir Block 10 – 91 Points “Vinified with 50% whole clusters, this pure Pommard selection is from the highest portion of the vineyard. This seems to bring slightly […]

2014 Pinot Blanc Reserve Sip Northwest Best of the Northwest 2016

We are excited to announce our 2014 Pinot Blanc Reserve was selected as a Panel Pick in the 2016 edition of Sip Northwest Magazine’s Best of the Northwest. This is the 2nd year in a row our wine has been featured in Sip Northwest’s Best of the Northwest. Last year our 2014 Pinot Blanc was […]

Portland Monthly: Oregon’s 50 Best Wines 2016

We are thrilled to appear in Portland Monthly’s annual wine edition for the 3rd year in a row. This year our 2013 Pinot Noir Block 10 was featured as #35 of Oregon’s 50 Best Wines of 2016. We only made one barrel of this wine which was sold as part of our Futures sale, and […]

Rosé Vertical Tasting

We barrel ferment our Rosé of Pinot Noir in neutral French oak  because it gives the Rosé a bit more body, and more complexity.  The oak also allows the Rosé to develop more as it ages. You are invited to join us for a one day only Rosé Vertical Tasting. We are pulling out five […]