Find the Perfect New Year’s Eve Wine
Posted Thu, December 29, 2011 in All Posts
We'll be open until 3pm on Saturday. Heading to a party? Let us help you pick out sometihng special for your celebration. Closed New Years Day. Open regular hours January 2nd.
Pinot Gris Today’s Daily Wine Pick
Posted Wed, December 28, 2011 in All Posts
Today's $15 to $30 Daily Wine Pick on winespectator.com features 2010 Ponzi Pinot Gris. "Light and silky, with pretty pear and tart tangerine flavors, finishing dry. Drink now. 11,500 cases made." —Harvey Steiman
From the PinotFile: 2011 Pinot Noir All-Americans
Posted Tue, December 27, 2011 in All Posts
2011 Oregon Pinot Noir All-Americans Second Team
2008 Ponzi Vineyards Aurora Vineyard Willamette Valley Pinot Noir 13.5% alc., 50 cases, $100. Moderately dark garnet color in the glass. Demure scents of dark red fruits, polished woods and brioche. Intense and mouth coating flavors of dark red cherries and raspberries, with a citrus note in the background. The massive fruit is largely buried in substantial tannins and the wine is not offering the whole package at this time. Much better two days later from a previously opened and re-corked bottle. A little more showy than the companion...
A Stunning December Morning
Posted Thu, December 22, 2011 in All Posts
Tasting room manager Jeff Mathews took this beautiful shot on his way in this morning. What a gorgeous, though chilly, day!
‘08 Ponzi Reserve a Top 100 Wine
Posted Sat, December 17, 2011 in All Posts