New Tasting Room Takes Shape

Posted Fri, March 08, 2013 in All Posts

Opening this summer, the new tasting room at the Ponzi Vineyards Winery nears completion, while the surrounding vineyard comes back to life.

The Brilliant Salud Program and the Faces Behind It

Posted Mon, March 04, 2013 in All Posts profiles the key figures who keep the impressive ¡Salud! healthcare program for seasonal vineyard workers alive. Ponzin Vineyards founder Nancy Ponzi is acknowledged as program's "soul". Read: Oregon’s ¡Salud! Program: The Power of Passion, Pinot, and People

Maria Ponzi Visits Sunny Florida!

Posted Wed, February 27, 2013 in All Posts

This week Maria Ponzi is in Southwest Florida this week to meet accounts and customers.

Left: Maria with Ponzi fan Jerry Janus of La Playa with Premiere Beverage sales reps in Naples.

Right: Maria Ponzi (in green) and major supporter Suki Hunicutt of Ridgway Bar and Grill and Tony's on Third.

Ponzi Wine Events Happening in Florida

Posted Mon, February 18, 2013 in All Posts

Winery principal Maria Ponzi heads to sunny South Florida to introduce new releases from the 2012 vintage, and showcase the critically-acclaimed Chardonnay and Pinot noir single vineyards.


Tuesday, February 26th | 5-6:30 PM

Naples | $20 per person
A tasting of 9 Ponzi wines, including 4 single vineyards. Receive $10 off the purchase of any featured wines at the event.


The Ritz-Carlton

Wednesday, February 27th | 6 PM

Palm Beach | $125 per person
Enjoy a five-course dinner exquisitely paired with Ponzi...

Praise for Ponzi Single Vineyards

Posted Fri, February 15, 2013 in All Posts

The March Wine Enthusiast unveils top scores for Ponzi Single Vineyards and a nod to Luisa Ponzi's winemaking excellence.

2010 Ponzi Aurora Chardonnay
94 points
Editor’s Choice
“A wine of surpassing vitality and complexity, it mixes notes of melon, jicama and citrus in a fine-tuned flavor explosion. Long and lively with bracing minerality, it finishes with a fresh lick of sweet herb.”

2010 Ponzi Aurora Pinot Noir
94 points
Cellar Selection
“The Aurora has just a bit more texture and density than its superb companion wine, the Avellana Pinot Noir. Black cherry, cola and baking...