Sweet Potato Risotto with Pecans Paired with Pinot Noir

Now that the temperatures are beginning to cool it’s time to enjoy all the delicious fall flavors. This month we are highlighting a wonderful southern dish to pair with our Pinot noir.  I especially like our 2010 Pinot noir Dundee Hills with this risotto. Hope you enjoy! Sweet Potato Risotto with Pecans Ingrediants: 4 tablespoons […]

Wine Press Northwest Blind Tasting Results

Wine Press Northwest recently conducted a blind tasting of Pinot noir from Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. Our 2012 Pinot noirs received some great reviews. Outstanding! Winter’s Hill Estate 2012 Watershed Pinot Noir, Dundee Hills, $25: Longtime Dundee Hills winery Winter’s Hill created this wine, which pays tribute to the fact that its vineyard borders the […]

Reviews from the PinotFile

The PinotFile is written and published by Rusty Gaffney, aka The Prince of Pinot.   The 26 issues a year include reviews of more than 1500 wines each year, as well as longer articles about Pinot Noir producers and events in wine-country. 91 pts 2012 Winter’s Hill Estate Pinot Noir Watershed  “Moderately light reddish purple color […]

91-93pts! Tanzer reviews for 2012 Pinot Noir

Each year Josh Raynolds, of the Tanzer International Wine Cellar, produces one of the most extensive and thorough tastings of Oregon Pinot Noir.  We are very pleased with the scores that our 2012 Pinot Noir received. 91 pts 2012 Winter’s Hill Estate Pinot Noir Watershed   “Lurid red.  Sexy, high-pitched aromas of fresh raspberry and candied […]

2009 Pinot Noir Dundee Hills paired with Bucantini all’Amatriciana

This classic and simple Italian recipe pairs beautifully with our 2009 Pinot Noir Dundee Hills. This dish originated in the town of Amatrice, which is located in the mountainous region of Lazio. Lazio region is located on the central peninsular section of Italy. We hope you enjoy! Need more 2009 Pinot Noir? Purchase here. Remember […]

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 […]

2013 Pinot Noir Barrel Tastings & Futures

This weekend is your first chance to sample and purchase 2013 Pinot Noir. The barrels for the 2013 Futures tasting have been selected, and you are in for quite a treat this weekend! In 2013 we had an early spring and long mild summer that had us on track for an easy and early harvest. […]

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 […]

Best of The Dundee Hills April 26-27

Join Winter’s Hill and 29 Wineries, Inns, and Restaurants to celebrate the best we have to offer.  Discover exquisite food and wine pairings created for this weekend.  At Winter’s Hill we will be serving French Gougéres  with Black Truffle Copa from the Beautiful Pig. $40 tickets include admission to all participating locations and souvenir glass.Purchase […]