Pinot Blanc Celebration

Note: Unfortunately we will not be able to offer tractor rides down to the vineyard this weekend, because the 2014 Harvest is beginning Friday. The winery will be in full harvest mode so there will be lots of action to witness this weekend. Join … [Continue reading]

Shrimp Salad with Hominy, Arugula, and Lime

The last thing we want on a hot summer day is to feel weighed down by the food we eat. Well, we've got the perfect salad just for the occasion. This brightly colored and flavorful shrimp salad is perfect for the hot summer days. It is light and … [Continue reading]

Summer Festival, August 9 & 10

Saturday, August 9, 201411:00-5:00pmSummer is the most beautiful time in the Willamette Valley, and we invite you to celebrate with us. Join us Saturday and Sunday, August 9 & 10 for our annual Summer Festival. Equestrian Wine Tours will be … [Continue reading]

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 … [Continue reading]

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 … [Continue reading]

Gorgonzola, Fig & Pancetta Pizza

It's time to rev up those taste buds with this delicious pizza recipe. We believe this pizza pairs beautifully with all our Winter's Hill wines, so we implore you to pick your favorite. Enjoy!   We love pairing this pizza with our Rosé of … [Continue reading]

Traffic Alert! Alternate Routes to Winter’s Hill Estate

Construction work is planned this summer on Hwy 99W between Newberg and the Hwy 18 junction near Dayton.  Most of the work is scheduled to take place during the night, but some daytime work is scheduled, including this Saturday, July 12.  The road … [Continue reading]

90 points, & Top 5 Rosés for Summer 2014 for our 2013 Rosé of Pinot Noir

Editor-in-Chief of Snooth Gregory Dal Piaz recently reviewed our 2013 Rosé of Pinot Noir, giving it 90 points. "Spicy on the nose with lightly candied suggestions of red cherry and strawberry fruit that show excellent intensity and purity. Nice … [Continue reading]

We are OPEN on 4th of July

We are open on 4th of July for all your wine related celebrations! Bring the family and a picnic to enjoy the breathtaking views while relaxing with a glass of wine. The weather looks to be perfect on Friday with a high of 79 … [Continue reading]

Time for a trim

The vines grow fast in early summer, with leaves and tendrils reaching for the sky.  If the vines grow too far above the top wire of the trellis, they droop down and can shade the developing fruit below.   We take a little off the top and the … [Continue reading]