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

Tasting Room Open
Thursday - Monday
11 am to 4 pm, last call 3:45

 

 

(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 Burgundy Challenge held at The 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 5 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

Greg Burger, National Sales Representative

Carlos Escobar, Vineyard Manager

Monica Macias, Tasting Room Associate

Ariel Eberle, Winemaker

Linda Arnold, Tasting Room Manager / Events Coordinator

Jenny Burger, General Manager

Lisa Springer, Tasting Room Associate / Events / Graphics

 

 

Upcoming Events

Steamboat Inn Winemaker Dinner

May 8, 2020

For more than 25 years the best chefs and winemakers from around Oregon have joined forces at Steamboat Inn to create a special night of food, drink, and friendship. Reserve your place at the table and ... read  more

For more than 25 years the best chefs and winemakers from around Oregon have joined forces at Steamboat Inn to create a special night of food, drink, and friendship. Reserve your place at the table and join the tradition. thesteamboatinn.com 541-498-2230Friday, May 8th: Yamhill Valley Vineyards + Nick's Italian CafeThe evening starts at 7pm in the Library with appetizers and moves to the dining room ...

Mother's Market Pop Up

May 10, 2020

Hey Mom, wanna get out of town and do something fun for Mother's Day? Join us up at Yamhill Valley Vineyards for a special Mother's Market Pop Up event. Live music, vendors, massage chair, and of course, ... read  more

Hey Mom, wanna get out of town and do something fun for Mother's Day? Join us up at Yamhill Valley Vineyards for a special Mother's Market Pop Up event. Live music, vendors, massage chair, and of course, wine. Better yet, if you're a mom, you get a glass on us!

Shop from these pop-up shops in our Tasting Room:


Sugar Bling Sisters
Zyia Active with Brittney
Go Crafty Cards & Gifts
Sunshine and Savasana
Chocolate Makers Studio
Carol Jean Jewelry

Live music by Petra Bolton Music

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