Harvest is Nearly Over!

Posted Thu, November 10, 2011 in All Posts

Wine is going to barrel everyday now and the soon the bustle of Harvest will become less and less. It was a whirlwind of a Harvest, but very sucessful nonetheless. Thank you to the amazing 2011 Ponzi Harvest crew!

Harvest 2011 Video, Part Three: Into the Cellar

Posted Tue, November 08, 2011 in All Posts, Harvest, Videos

The Vineyard Home- Ponzi Vineyards Private Events

Posted Tue, November 08, 2011 in All Posts

Welcome to The Vineyard Home blog. Visit often for photos from recent events, party planning tips and more.

2011 Oregon Harvest Update on OPB

Posted Tue, November 08, 2011 in All Posts

Wine Industry Predicting 'Miracle' Harvest

Rob Manning | November 7, 2011 | Portland, OR

Oregon's wine industry is using words like "miracle" to describe this year's grape harvest. That's quite a change from a month ago, when experts worried that the wet, chilly summer could spell trouble for Oregon's two and a $500 million wine industry.

A spell of mild and sunny weather and some smart farming are credited with turning the harvest around. Growers say the cool summer made the grapes develop much more slowly than usual, and caused a really late harvest that's just now finishing. But...

Ponzi Dolcetto featured on oregonwinegeeks.com

Posted Tue, November 08, 2011 in All Posts

Oregon Wine Geeks
Friday, November 04, 2011

2008 Ponzi Vineyards Dolcetto

The Ponzi Dolcetto comes from the Aurora Vineyard in the Chehalem Mountains AVA it’s a lovely ruby to garnet translucent wine. The nose reveals black fruit, vanilla wafers, graphite, cracked black pepper and licorice. The palate shows full body, semi-sweet fruit, firm middle palate and very tannic acid finish with great length and even body. Great with food it mellows and expands the finish, complex and fun to drink.

Score: 89
Cost: $ 25
Wine Type: Dolcetto, Oregon, Willamette Valley, Chehalem Mountains