Portland Monthly names 2012 Ponzi Chardonnay Reserve 6th best wine in Oregon

Posted Tue, September 16, 2014 in All Posts, Recent Press

The 2012 Ponzi Chardonnay Reserved was deemed the sixth best wine in Oregon in Portland Monthly's latest issue. Known for having white peach and rose petal notes with flavors of shortbread, candied tangerine and warm spices, Portland Monthly referred to this bright wine as a "new-wave chardonnay." Best paired with salmon or roasted chicken, this is one wine you won't want to miss tasting.

Travel Oregon Mentions Ponzi as “state-of-the-art winery”

Posted Tue, September 09, 2014 in All Posts, Recent Press

Ponzi Vineyards and Winery’s new state-of-the-art winery and tasting room in Sherwood sits on the north-facing slope of the Chehalem Mountains. Recently highlighted by the Wall Street Journal, the Ponzi family has been producing fine wines since 1970. A readers’ poll in Wine & Spirits magazine named the 2011 Ponzi Tavola Pinot Noir as a top pinot noir in U.S. restaurants. Open daily...

Ontario Wine Reviewer finds 2007 Ponzi Chardonnay Reserve Ages Beautifully

Posted Tue, September 09, 2014 in All Posts, Recent Press

“Next up was one of the older foreign Chardonnays in my cellar, a Ponzi Vineyards 2007 Chardonnay Reserve from Oregon. It had aged beautifully with butterscotch and rusty apple aromas along with hints of lemon curd in the background. Highlights of the palate was the big mineral-acid core followed by toasted oak, burnt toffee, and grilled peach pit. Not sure how I got my hands on this one but everyone wished I'd had more on hand. Especially after I served the train wreck that was the next wine ...”

Great Northwest Wines mentions Maria Ponzi as being the new President of Ponzi Vineyards

Posted Tue, August 26, 2014 in All Posts, Recent Press

“Growing up in the Oregon wine industry has instilled in me a drive to promote this unique region’s beautiful bounty,” Maria [said]. “We have something very special here. My intention is to maintain and mirror my parents founding principles, namely product integrity and sustainability. I have tremendous respect for what they have accomplished together......"

Ponzi Chardonnay One of the Highlights of Flat Rock Tasting in Canada

Posted Tue, August 26, 2014 in All Posts, Recent Press

One of the highlights of the Flat Rock tasting was the Ponzi Vineyards Reserve, a tasty little number that displayed a Burgundian flare...Ponzi Vineyards Reserve Chardonnay 2011, Willamette Valley, Oregon (92 points) — This is a gorgeously balanced Chardy with pear and other tree fruit aromas to go with a subtle mineral note. Such purity of fruit on the palate that builds in intensity with each sip, adding integrated oak spices through the long finish...