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 color from the skins. All of our vineyard is […]

Can you spare a tractor?

Harvest is coming, and Winter’s Hill is looking for a tractor. During the off season, we purchased a specialized trailer to pull the loaded bins of fruit up from the vineyard to the winery.  We are looking forward to bringing the fruit in much more quickly and efficiently, but there is one catch.  We need […]

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.

Summer Celebration August 17

August 17 Summer Celebration Celebrate the golden days of summer with Winter’s Hill Vineyard.  Enjoy a vineyard tour by wagon (horse and tractor drawn), or stay cool in the cellar while barrel-tasting the 2012 Pinot noir. (Or do both! Why choose just one?) Special Case Sale of our 2009 Willamette Valley Pinot noir. Not regularly […]