Conserving Oak Habitat in Oregon Winecountry

Development in the Willamette Valley has taken a toll on Native Oak Savannah habitat.  Some of that habitat has been lost as vineyards expand.  At Winter's Hill we are proud of the efforts we have made to conserve and protect our native oaks.  Devan … [Continue reading]

Thank you for a wonderful 2013!

Thank you to our friends, customers, and dedicated employees who made 2013 such a great year.  We were blessed with good health and great weather, and we feel fortunate to have a business that allows us to share the fruits of our labors with so many … [Continue reading]

Brrr! It’s cold, but the vines can take it. (fingers crossed)

Temperatures in the Willamette Valley have dropped to 10 degrees F (-12 degrees C) for the past two nights.  That is right at the danger point where Vinifera grapes like Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris can suffer cold damage.  We are relieved that … [Continue reading]

Deck The Hills

The Holidays are here, and we are celebrating in true wine-country style. The tasting menu includes some great wines from older vintages such as 2006 and 2008, (check our mobile site for the current flight, and check-in on Facebook or your … [Continue reading]

Small Business Saturday November 30

Support Small Business and receive a $10 credit from American Express. Visit Winter's Hill Vineyard on Nov. 30  and spend at least $10 with your American Express card to receive the credit. November 30 is the perfect time to visit, as we are … [Continue reading]

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 … [Continue reading]

Give!Guide Partnership with 1000 Friends of Oregon

The  Give!Guide sponsored by Willamette Week    is one of our regions most powerful engines for strengthening our community and  raising funds for local organizations.  Last year they helped raise almost $2 million, and this year the goal is even … [Continue reading]

Buy a Book, Support a Cowgirl!

Did you discover Winter's Hill Vineyard from horseback with Equestrian Wine Tours?  If you did, there is a good chance that you have met SarahAnn Hahn.  Well, in addition to being an expert horsewoman and tour guide extraordinaire, SarahAnn is also … [Continue reading]

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, … [Continue reading]

Pinot Gris from Field to Glass

Follow the Pinot Gris as it makes its way from grapes on the vine to juice ready to ferment into wine. Many people are surprised at the relative dark, bronze color of the Pinot Gris grape.  It needs to be handled gently to avoid extracting the … [Continue reading]