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Bottle Service: What to Drink Now

July 23, 2020

As the country’s leading lifestyle culinary publication, Food & Wine knows that readers are constantly seeking exciting, refreshing ways to enjoy fresh summer produce this season and tips on wines […]

The Best Pinot Noirs Willamette Valley Has to Offer

July 17, 2020

Forbes Magazine highlights Ponzi Vineyards as one of the top Pinot Noir producers of Oregon’s Willamette Valley. Contributor Michelle Williams spent the past year researching the valley’s top producers to […]

Ponzi Vineyards, Fifty Years Of Passion

June 26, 2020

Santé, a magazine dedicated to all things food, wine and spirits, spotlights Ponzi Vineyards for their 50th anniversary in Oregon’s Willamette Valley. In 1970 Dick and Nancy Ponzi purchases 20 […]

Oregon Gains Two Wine Appellations

June 25, 2020

Wine Spectator reports that Oregon has gained two new wine appellations: Laurelwood District and Tualatin Hills. Both AVAs are located in the northwest corner of the Willamette Valley, with Laurelwood […]

Vineyard Manager Wine Career Tips

June 25, 2020

Wine Enthusiast interviewed Miguel Ortiz, Vineyard Manager of Ponzi Vineyards, about his role at the winery and how others can follow in his footsteps of becoming a vineyard manager. He […]

Ponzi Vineyards Celebrates 50 Years of Innovative Winemaking in Oregon

June 16, 2020

Anna Maria Ponzi, second generation vintner for Ponzi Vineyards, chatted with blogger Wine with Wanda about Ponzi’s 50th anniversary in her latest Instagram Live Session. The two cover a lot: […]

Tualatin Hills And The Laurelwood District Are Oregon’s Newest American Viticultural Areas

June 12, 2020

Forbes Magazine reports on Oregon’s newest AVAs, Tualtin Hills and The Laurelwood District, which both contain the highest concentrations of Laurelwood soils in Oregon. This soil, which is essentially windblown […]

Oregon’s Willamette Valley Gains Two New AVAs

June 5, 2020

The Drinks Business, the global leading drinks trade publication, reports that Oregon’s Willamette Valley officially gains two new AVAs: Laurelwood and Tualatin Hills. Laurelwood District gained approval after Luisa Ponzi, […]

Oregon’s Willamette Valley Designates Two New Wine-Growing Regions

June 5, 2020

Food & Wine Magazine reports that Oregon’s Willamette Valley officially has two new AVAs: Laurelwood District and Tualtin Hills. This monumental feat is the result of Ponzi Vineyards decade-long efforts […]

A Virtual Trip to Ponzi Vineyards

June 1, 2020

The WineKnitter, a a wine, spirits food and travel blog, takers readers on a virtual trip to Ponzi Vineyards in her latest post. After providing an overview of the Willammette […]

Legacy of Family

June 1, 2020

Oregon Wine Press reports that although it might not be the 50th birthday party bash that Ponzi Vineyards had originally planed for, the pioneering Oregon label is celebrating nonetheless. In […]

15 Virtual Wine Tastings Hosted by Vineyards, Experts, and Winemakers from Around the World

May 21, 2020

Business Insider featured Ponzi Vineyards’ Social Sip package in an article about the best virtual wine country experiences. Booking for virtual groups ranging from four to 13 people, this is […]

From Boots, Buckets, & Brawn to Today – Ponzi Vineyards Turns 50

May 15, 2020

Katrina René of The Corkscrew Concierge published an extremely detailed, and beautiful story illustrating Ponzi Vineyards’ incredible 50 year journey. This past February, René had the privilege to sit down with Founder […]

Ponzi Vineyards at 50

May 8, 2020

Maria and Luisa Ponzi were guests on this past week’s episode of The Connected Table Live. They discussed the 50 year history of Ponzi Vineyards, founded by their parents Dick […]

Million-dollar Convoy of Oregon Wine Delivers Smiles to Coronavirus Caregivers

May 8, 2020

In early May, the Willamette Valley wine industry came together and loaded their vans with an astonishing 1,500 cases of wine and non-alcoholic sparkling wine grape juice. The caravan headed […]

LIVE with Luisa Ponzi

May 8, 2020

VINTUS Brand Manager Katie Shrout discusses Chardonnay with Luisa Ponzi.  Often brushed off as the “other” grape of the Willamette Valley, Chardonnay continues to yield wines of outstanding quality at […]

10 California Pinot Noirs to Drink Right Now

May 7, 2020

Writer Jonathan Cristaldi adds a surprising twist in his latest Liquor.com roundup focused on California Pinot Noirs with the inclusion of Ponzi Vineyards Reserve Pinot Noir 2016! His reasoning is […]

Check, Please! Bay Area Reviews: Ponzi Vineyards

April 17, 2020

KQED’s Leslie Sbrocco, award-winning host of “Check, Please! Bay Area Reviews”,  shares her tasting notes on the 2017 Ponzi Vineyards Aurora Vineyard Chardonnay and 2017 Ponzi Vineyards Avellana Vineyard Pinot Noir. To Sbrocco, Ponzi “is […]

50 Years of Family Winemaking at Ponzi Vineyards

April 16, 2020

Travel Oregon published a comprehensive history of Ponzi Vineyards, in honor of the winery’s milestone 50 year anniversary. The piece chronicles how Dick and Nancy Ponzi founded the winery in […]

5 Notable Women in American Wine

March 30, 2020

The Manual published an article highlighting prominent women in the wine industry, including Maria and Luisa Ponzi of family owned winery Ponzi Vineyards. Founded in 1970, the Willamette Valley, Oregon […]