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 […]

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 acids open on the palate, which shows a hint of richness and lovely, pure, and slightly […]

Pizza Making Class Featured at WeekendsInDundee.com

On Saturday, June 21, we kicked off summer by bringing the Red Hills Market’s wood-fired oven up to the winery so that our guests could make their very own pizza with the helping hands of Chef Sam. We also had The Beautiful Pig out to the winery so folks could choose from several of their […]

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 […]

Willamette Valley Winery Reviews

“What a delight to stop in and taste some amazing Pinot noir at Winter’s Hill Vineyard.” You can read the rest of this review of Winter’s Hill on the Willamette Valley Winery Reviews blog.  Written by Kristin and Linda from The Dreamgivers Inn in nearby Newberg, their blog is a great resource to plan your […]

Wine & Word Celebration February 15 at Winter’s Hill Vineyard

Pairing fine wine and the written word is becoming a tradition at Winter’s Hill.  Winter does seem to be loosening it’s grip here in the Northwest, but we still have plenty of rainy nights ahead.  Stock up on some new books, a bottle of wine, and look forward to an evening in your favorite chair. […]

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, certified as sustainable in 1999, is bordered by Domaine Serene, Stoller and Vista Hills, and […]

New reviews in the PinotFile

Great reviews of our wines in the latest PinotFile from Rusty Gaffney  “The Prince Of Pinot” 2009 Winter’s Hill Vineyard Reserve Estate Bottled Dundee Hills Pinot Noir“”A fruit-driven nose that has staying power in the glass over time. Enticing aromas of ripe cherries and raspberries with a hint of spice, briar and forest floor. Fullflavored […]

Too soon to tell

We are getting excited about the coming 2013 vintage, and visitors to the winery are eager to know “Will this be a good vintage?” Our neighbors at Lenné Estate have a great blog post on the dangers of making predictions in Oregon. You can read it here.