25th Anniversary IPNC this Weekend!
Pinot Noir producers from around the world gather for the annual 3-day celebration in McMinnville, OR. Media and well-known members of the wine and food industries participate in this 25 year tradition celebrating everything Pinot Noir. The weekend includes wine seminars, dinners and tastings, offering a rare opportunity to taste the Pinots of the New World right alongside those of the Old World.
Recent IPNC Press:
Ponzi Celebrates Chardonnay
This past weekend was the 1st Annual International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration in Niagra, Canada. Luisa Ponzi showcased the gorgeous 2007 Ponzi Chardonnay Reserve during the weekend events. Pictured are Luisa and an old schoolmate from Burgundy, Thomas Bachelder from Bachelder.
Oregon Wine Cruise featured in Portland Food and Drink
The Oregon Pinot Noir focused cruise set for Summer 2012 boasts a spectacular line up of wines and activities, not to mention the rare chance to sail with Dick & Nancy Ponzi and Rollin and Corby Soles of Argyle and Roco wineries. A fun and exciting opportunity to learn about the Oregon wine industry, the history and it's wines from the region's trailblazers.
Vineyard Crew Tends to Happy Vines
The thriving vines at the Estate Vineyard were pruned and trained today. The 12 acre vineyard is planted to the original Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Riesling, established in 1970, as well as some of the United State's first Pinot Gris planted in 1978.