The Perfect Valentines Day Wine Selection Guide

Día del Amor y la Amistad. It’s the Day of Love and Friendship. I just did some research on Valentine’s Day and was surprised to learn it’s not as much of a Hallmark holiday as I had thought. It turns out Saint Valentine was persecuted for conducting weddings for soldiers who were forbidden from marrying. […]

The Perfect Thanksgiving Wine Pairing Guide

Today’s blog post is written by Jon Harding.  It’s next week! Have you decided what you’ll be pouring with your Thanksgiving feast? We put just as much, if not more effort into choosing the wine for the holidays as we put into the actual menu planning. Some of you might concentrate on the turkey and […]

Small House Winery Will Start Bottling Soon

We’ve been working for three years, crushing and de-stemming grapes, fermenting and aging in barrels. Hard to believe that in December, we’ll begin bottling our first vintage; the 2008 Willamette Valley Pinot Noir  and our 2010 Washington Viognier (from 35-year old vines). We would have bottled sooner but we just got settled into our new, […]