Warm weather hurries along grapes, leading to early harvest
Warm weather is hurrying things along in the vineyard and Harvest is just around the corner. We’re looking at picking 2-3 weeks early this year, with the first fruit expected to come in mid-September. Overall the fruit is looking very healthy and exhibiting some very pretty flavors. The cool nights we’ve had and will continue to see help maintain a balanced acidity. An early harvest typically means we avoid the threat of picking into the rainy season which is ideal for Oregon Harvest. With a healthy yield this vintage, we have the advantage of being able to drop fruit while maintaining...
Luisa Ponzi celebrates her 20th vintage
The 2013 Harvest marked Luisa Ponzi's 20th vintage as winemaker at Ponzi Vineyards.
2013 Ponzi Harvest
Experienced winemaking decisions and solid vineyard management, assured truly beautiful wines that showcase the 2013 vintage. Hear from the Ponzi family on what makes Ponzi wines distinctive each year and consistent from vintage to vintage.
Video: 2012 Ponzi Harvest
A beautiful Oregon Harvest comes to a close. Enjoy a vintage summary from owners Maria and Luisa Ponzi.
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