Luisa in Houston September 18th-20th

Posted Tue, September 13, 2011 in All Posts

Winemaker Luisa Ponzi to attend the 1st annual The Wine Invitational. She features Ponzi Chardonnay and Pinot Noir Reserves, along with Ponzi Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir. A few more tickets were just made available. See our calendar of events for more details.

‘09 Pinot Blanc in Oregon Wine Press

Posted Wed, September 07, 2011 in All Posts

Visit the Estate Winery Tasting Room or Ponzi Wine Bar to taste this refreshing beauty.


“This fresh, supple variety can take on many different attributes as evidenced in this nicely balanced wine. Grape leaves, cucumber and bread and butter pickles play nicely on the palate, then finish with a sweet note that’s long and lingering.” – Oregon Wine Press, September 2011


Read more at their website here.

Dick & Nancy Head to New York

Posted Wed, September 07, 2011 in All Posts

Ponzi founders to attend Martin Scott Wines Grand Portfolio Tasting in New York. They attend this highly anticipated annual tasting during Fashion Week September 12th. Martin Scott Wines is one of the premier distributors of fine wines from around the world with a diverse portfolio of quality products from the world's most prestigious regions.

Just for Fun Awards from the Prince of Pinot

Posted Tue, September 06, 2011 in All Posts

American Pinot Noir Awards for 2010

“I don’t deserve this award, but I have arthritis and
I don’t deserve that either”
Jack Benny

Jack LaLanne Award (Legends that are still in top shape): Calera, Dehlinger, Gary Farrell Vineyards & Winery, Hanzell, J. Rochioli, Joseph Swan Vineyards, Ponzi Vineyards, The Eyrie Vineyards, Williams Selyem

Heidi Montag Award (Biggest transformation): Carneros (Buena Vista Carneros, Donum Estate, Mahoney Vineyards and others); Foppiano Vineyards; Thomas George Estate (formerly Davis Bynum); J Vineyards & Winery

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September Sunset Features Ponzi Gris!

Posted Mon, August 29, 2011 in All Posts

Sunset Magazine features "5 perfect wines to pair with seafood" in the September 2011 issue on newstands now.

"Our picks: Morgan 2010 R&D Franscioni Vineyard Pinot Gris (Santa Lucia Highlands; $18). Pithy stone fruit and bright green apple softened by creamy pink grapefruit. Ponzi 2010 Pinot Gris (Willamette Valley; $15). Notes of melon and Asian pear rounded off by delicate peach and an edge of minerality.

Great matches: Oysters—grilled, baked, or on the half-shell—and whatever you can slather tartar sauce on: grilled halibut or seabass; deep-fried shrimp, calamari, or clams; fish and...