Northwest Travel: Washington County Rocks

Posted Mon, March 16, 2015 in All Posts, Recent Press

We are excited to share this great article, "Northwest Travel: Washington County rocks" which was published in The Bend Bulletin. From stunning sights to favorite sushi spots, writer John Gottberg Anderson highlights some of the best that Washington County has to offer.

Of course, this story wouldn't be complete without a piece on Oregon Pinot noir culture. Anderson states that there are "many dozens of vineyards and wineries" but confidently declares that "Probably no winery here deserves more acclaim than Ponzi Vineyards." Recalling that Ponzi wines have "earned national recognition" and...

Pie Day Recipes

Posted Fri, March 13, 2015 in All Posts

It’s Pie Day! We can’t think of a better way to celebrate than with Co-Founder Nancy Ponzi’s original recipes. Find these and other favorites in The Ponzi Vineyards Cookbook.

Spotlight on Nancy Ponzi

Posted Wed, March 11, 2015 in All Posts

Nancy remembers, “It had been a miserable, cold day. The pruning, in the early years, my responsibility, and on this occasion I was way behind; dinner needed to be prepared, kids to be ferried and husband was cheerfully away teaching. I had cramps and was hating the vineyard. Shirley Coury called, comforted and appeared the next morning with boots, pruning tool and food in hand. The sun came out…we were in this adventure together.”

Maria Ponzi in Texas

Posted Mon, March 09, 2015 in All Posts

Maria Ponzi just wrapped up a busy week in Texas! From attending a Women in Wine lunch to visiting buyers, merchants, restaurants and more, Maria is committed to ensuring that the Lone Star state has a chance to enjoy Ponzi wines. This trip wasn’t just for trade though, Maria had a chance to share current releases and the Ponzi story with consumers at tasting events and dinners.

Women’s History Month

Posted Tue, March 03, 2015 in All Posts

March is Women’s History Month and people all over are paying tribute to generations of women whose contributions have led to societal, political, social and industrial innovations. Ponzi Vineyards, a second-generation, sister-run winery, is committed to creating ongoing awareness of the women whose contributions have made a difference in our culture, specifically in the wine industry. Below is a speech from the winery’s President Maria Ponzi (outside of Women’s History Month) recognizing the pioneering women who have made the Oregon wine industry what it is today.