16250 S.W. Oldsville RD.
Mcminnville, OR 97128

Now Open Daily

11am - 5pm

Last Call: 4:45pm

 

(503) 843-3100
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The Estate

Yamhill Valley Vineyards is the oldest winery in the McMinnville AVA.  We grow, produce and bottle all of our own grapes right here at the vineyard.  Yamhill Valley Vineyards is located on a 150 acre estate in the rolling foothills of Oregon's Coast Range Mountains, one hour southwest of Portland in the Willamette Valley. The heart of our wine making is dedicated to Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, Pinot Blanc, Chardonnay and Riesling. 

Since our first vintage in 1983 our wines have consistently won top honors in tastings and judgings across the nation. Our 1983 Pinot Noir was the first place preference in the famous Wine Center in New York City. From our beginning we have been stubbornly dedicated to the pursuit of a character that is distinctively Oregon and distinctively Yamhill Valley. Our goal is to bring forth from this unusual and exciting property the finest possible expression of its intensity, charm and uniqueness.

 

Soils:

Primarily Sedimentary clays with basalt intrusions with a complex array of Yamhill, Carlton, Chehalem, Panther Creek and Willakenzie soil types.

Varieties:

Pinot Noir, Pinot Blanc, PInot Gris, Chardonnay, and Riesling.

Typical Harvest:

Beginning October 1st and lasting 3 weeks.

Climate:

Cool climate; 2300 to 2500 degree days on average.  35 inches annual rainfall.  Protected weather-shadow of the marine-influenced climate.

Capacity:

15,000 cases.

Our People:

Denis Burger, President and Founder

Elaine McCall, Owner and Founder

David Hinrichs, Owner and Founder

Stephen Cary, Winemaker Emeritus

Greg Burger, National Sales Representative

Carlos Escobar, Vineyard Manager

Monica Macais, Cellar Master

Ariel Eberle, Winemaker

Linda Arnold, Tasting Room Manager / Events Coordinator

Jenny Burger, Office Manager / Cellar Assistant

Lisa Springer, Tasting Room Associate / Events / Graphics

Lynn Griswold, Assistant Winemaker

 

   
   
   
   
   
   

Upcoming Events

Willamette Cares Food Share

Nov 1, 2017 - Dec 22, 2017

The Willamette Valley has the complex soils and unique climate to produce some of the finest Pinot noir in the world. But day after day, vintage after vintage, we’re reminded that our people make ... read  more

The Willamette Valley has the complex soils and unique climate to produce some of the finest Pinot noir in the world. But day after day, vintage after vintage, we’re reminded that our people make this region special. Ours is a community of collaboration, generosity and idealism. We’ve learned that we’re stronger working together than working apart. And we believe no one should be hungry. November 1st through December 31st, Willamette Valley wineries and partners are teaming up to provide emergency food for our neighbors in need and support for fresh food programs through the Oregon Food Bank Network. It’s our opportunity to share our bounty during the holiday season and to give back to the people of our community. Won’t you join us? Visit any of the participants listed below with food or funds to contribute. Many wineries are offering discounts, tastings, or sweepstakes drawings to support the Food Share. Visit and donate during Wine Country Thanksgiving, one of our biggest events of the year. Note: winery hours vary. Please consult individual wineries before visiting.

At Yamhill Valley Vineyards we will be collecting both food and cash donations for the Yamhill County Action Partnership (YCAP).

--- Each can of food you bring in earns you one complimentary taste of wine; 5 cans earns you a complimentary flight (5 tastes)!

--- Tall Poppy Sweepstakes: A suggested donation of $10 gets you one ticket in the drawing of a bottle of 2012 Tall Poppy; $20 gets you THREE tickets...you do the math :)

So load up your car with cans of food (or some spare Hamiltons!) and make the most out of your wine tasting experience!

Cheers!

Yamhill Valley Vineyards
Yamhill Valley Vineyards 16250 16250 SW Oldsville Rd.

Thanksgiving Weekend Wine & Food Pairings

Nov 24, 2017 - Nov 26, 2017

In its 35th year, the wineries of Willamette Valley Wine Country open their cellars and tasting rooms for special events each year during the Thanksgiving Weekend to celebrate friends, family and the completion ... read  more

In its 35th year, the wineries of Willamette Valley Wine Country open their cellars and tasting rooms for special events each year during the Thanksgiving Weekend to celebrate friends, family and the completion of harvest. Join us for this unique Oregon tradition! Come on out for Wine Country Thanksgiving Friday, November 24th - Sunday, November 26th throughout the Willamette Valley to kick off the holiday season!

We'll be serving up at flight of 5 wines with accompanying food pairings for $15/person! Join us all weekend long for wonderful wines, tasty treats, and festive fun!

Yamhill Valley Vineyards
Yamhill Valley Vineyards 16250 16250 SW Oldsville Rd

Charcuterie Happy Hour at YVV

Nov 28, 2017 - Dec 21, 2017

Wine, dine & enjoy the vines! Join us for a weekday happy hour, every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, for half-off all charcuterie selections. Pick and choose what you'd like on your own ... read  more

 
Wine, dine & enjoy the vines!

Join us for a weekday happy hour, every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, for half-off all charcuterie selections.

Pick and choose what you'd like on your own personalized charcuterie board, and enjoy with a glass or a flight of wine! Cheers!

Guest Winery at Hotel Vintage Portland

Dec 4, 2017

We will be pouring for the guests of the Hotel Vintage to show our appreciation!  Come by and grab a sip in their chic, yet cozy lobby. read  more

We will be pouring for the guests of the Hotel Vintage to show our appreciation!  Come by and grab a sip in their chic, yet cozy lobby.

Hotel Vintage
Hotel Vintage 422 SW Broadway

Closed for Winter Break

Dec 24, 2017 - Jan 5, 2018

We will be closed from December 24th - January 5th.  Please make sure to order all of your Christmas presents for your favorite wine lovers before then!  Happy Holidays from all of us at YVV! read  more

We will be closed from December 24th - January 5th.  Please make sure to order all of your Christmas presents for your favorite wine lovers before then! 

Happy Holidays from all of us at YVV!

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