Hamacher Wines moves to the Ponzi Historic Estate
Hamacher Wines moves its operation to the Ponzi Historic Estate. Beginning February, visitors to the property will be able to taste and purchase Hamacher wines alongside wines from Ponzi Vineyards at the tasting room. Founded in 1995 by veteran winemaker Eric Hamacher, Hamacher Wines crafts limited production Chardonnay and Pinot noir. Most recently, Hamacher Wines resided at the Carlton Winemakers Studio. The multiple winery facility was established in 2002 by Hamacher, his wife Luisa Ponzi and partners Ned and Kirsten Lumpkin. It was the first of its kind in Oregon. With abundant vintages...
Maria & Luisa Ponzi’s “Purse-o-nalities”
Posted Thu, January 21, 2016 in All Posts
Maria and Luisa Ponzi will be showing their “purse-o-nalities” at the Power of the Purse gala and fundraiser on March 4th, 2016. The Ponzi's have been paired up with local designer extraordinaire, Mia Scofield from Mo & Co Bags, to design a purse that will be auctioned off to benefit Girls Inc. of the Pacific Northwest.
A Facelift for the Old Press
Posted Thu, January 14, 2016 in All Posts
Despite the winery's increased production, for the past 25 years Winemaker Luisa Ponzi continues to entrust her finest cuvees to the "The Old Press". This being its silver anniversary, our valued press is ready for a deep clean and small facelift.
Help us decide what color to paint it to give it a more modern look...
Willamette Valley Pinot Noir: Blend vs. Single Vineyard with Ponzi
What aromas and textures can you expect from Oregon's Willamette Valley Pinots? And how do wines blended from many vineyards differ from single-vineyard Pinots? Join Wine Spectators, Gloria Maroti Frazee, and Luisa Ponzi as they taste—and talk—Pinot.
Exploring Ponzi White Wines with Wine Spectator
Luisa Ponzi sits down with Gloria Maroti Frazee from Wine Spectator to explore characteristics you can expect to fine in Oregon’s key white wines.