Healthy vines, happy fruit

Posted Thu, July 17, 2014 in All Posts, Winery Update

The vines are off to a healthy start this vintage, with healthy fruit set and ample sun to keep things progressing on schedule. The vineyard crew has finished leaf pulling at all 130 acres of Ponzi vineyards and has begun hedging. By lopping off the tops of the canes, the vine’s energy is focused into the grape clusters. All vineyard maintenance this time of year is done by hand, ensuring minimal impact on our beautiful landscape.

Beautiful day for Pinot Noir

Posted Wed, July 09, 2014 in All Posts, Winery Update

Baby grapes loving all the sun this week at Wahle Vineyards and Cellars, one of Ponzi's Pinot Noir growers in the Eola-Amity Hills AVA. We're looking forward to a great harvest this fall!

2012 Ponzi Chardonnay Reserve Video featuring Winemaker Luisa Ponzi and President Maria Ponzi

Posted Tue, July 01, 2014 in All Posts, Videos, Winery Update

We release the 2012 Ponzi Chardonnay Reserve this month. Hear from Winemaker Luisa Ponzi and President Maria Ponzi about this beautiful Dijon Clone Chardonnay.

Staff Vineyard Tour 2014

Posted Mon, June 02, 2014 in All Posts, Winery Update

What a gorgeous morning for our 2014 Staff Vineyard Tour 2014! We visited our Aurora & Avellana Vineyards, along with The Dundee Bistro and Ponzi Wine Bar crew, to learn all about our sustainable farming practices. "We're looking at the whole picture," Winemaker Luisa Ponzi said as she described the vineyards. Luisa and Maria Ponzi explained that because Ponzi Vineyards is LIVE Certified, we are able to create a sustainable balance in all of our vineyards. Almost everything is done by hand in the vineyard, from planting to picking the vines. "We are farming in a responsible way,"...

Healthy, Happy Vines!

Posted Tue, May 06, 2014 in All Posts, Winery Update

We couldn’t have asked for a more perfect spring. Sporadic showers and lots of sun, the ideal conditions for our vines to get a great head start on the season.