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

Wine writer Paul Gregutt ranks the 2008 Ponzi Pinot Noir Reserve at #19 out of 100 of his favorite wines Oregon and Washington wines of 2011. Read article and see the full list. We still have a few cases of the 2008 available through the holidays.

LAST MINUTE GIFT IDEAS

Posted Fri, December 16, 2011 in All Posts

It's the last weekend to shop! Stuck on what to get some of those "hard to buy for" relatives? We have plenty of ideas! Visit our tasting rooms in Beaverton or Dundee for recommendations from our knowledgeable staff. As always you can give us a call too, or shop online. The last day to ship Christmas gifts is Monday, December 19th.

Here are a few of our favorite gift ideas:

The Ponzi Vineyards Cookbook gift box set- Starting at $60
Presented in a custom wooden box are your choice of wine and a first edition copy of Founder Nancy Ponzi’s guide to entertaining and cooking. A limited...

The Ponzi and Dundee Bistro Staff Celebrate the Holidays

Posted Fri, December 09, 2011 in All Posts

It's hard to believe another year is nearly over. The Ponzi Vineyards, Ponzi Wine Bar and Dundee Bistro teams gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of 2011 and the holiday season on a chilly Friday evening this month. The Italian-inspired party was complete with wine from Vietti, dinner catered by Mingo and a mouth-watering assortment of Italian desserts- from Tiramisu to Cannoli.