A Tale of Two Vineyards

Elise Stimac2017, Articles, Blog article, Our Wines, People, Storytelling, Travel Stories, Wine Tasting

A bottle of Three Feathers Estate Pinot Noir perched on a vineyard wall with the town Saint-Emilion in the background, Bordeaux region, Gironde, France.

A Tale of Two Vineyards | Three Feathers Estate visits Château Pavie Macquin By Elise Prudhomme The adventure started with a neighborly “getting to know you” over coffee in our Normand vacation home, English Channel in the distance.  A dear girlfriend wished to introduce me to two childhood friends of hers, sisters, living in Normandy and vacationing in Bordeaux: “They … Read More

Find Our Wines

Events Calendar Taste & Buy our Wines by Appointment If you are visiting Oregon or live in our area, you can taste and purchase our wines by private tasting appointment. Please contact Sandra or Christine to schedule a visit. Our regular tasting fee is $15 per flight and is refundable with your purchase, or by joining our wine club : … Read More

Three Feathers Cuvée Virginia Pinot Noir 2018

Three Feathers Cuvée Virginia Pinot Noir 2018$32.00 – $336.00 Cuvée Virginia is named in honor of our Mother and Grandmother, Dorothea Virginia Roosevelt, whose generosity during her lifetime and after has made these vineyards possible.  The Cuvée is a blend of 100% Pinot Noir grapes from our two vineyards, Torio Vineyard and Three Feathers Vineyard, located two miles apart and … Read More

Three Feathers Blanc de Noirs 2018

Three Feathers Blanc de Noirs 2018$28.00 – $294.00 Blanc de Noirs, literally White from Black, is a French term for white wine made from red or purple grapes. Our Blanc de Noirs is a still white wine that furthers our exploration of wines made from Pinot Noir. Pale pink in color with amber highlights, this wine’s fruity nose reveals a … Read More

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow

Elise StimacVineyard

Overview of snow-covered Torio Vineyard on Chehalem Mountain, Willamette Valley, Oregon.

Winter arrives, finally We’ve been experiencing a mild winter this year with temperatures rarely below freezing and despite the weather reports, rainfall seemed pretty normal. We were all beginning to think that we would not be getting any cold weather and many vineyards, including ours, chose to prune vines a little earlier than normal. Last week, however, temperatures took a … Read More

Our Vines

A Tale of Two Vineyards As we all know Terroir, or the combination of soil, location and climate, are what give the distinct flavor to the grape. Three Feathers wines are sourced from two vineyard sites on Chehalem Mountain, both located off of Finnigan Hill Road. At this elevation there are challenges but also advantages. Temperatures are 7-10 degrees cooler … Read More

Three Feathers Cuvée Virginia Pinot Noir 2017

Three Feathers Cuvée Virginia Pinot Noir 2017$32.00 – $336.00 Cuvée Virginia is named in honor of our Mother and Grandmother, Dorothea Virginia Roosevelt, whose generosity during her lifetime and after has made these vineyards possible.  The Cuvée is a blend of 100% Pinot Noir grapes from our two vineyards, Torio Vineyard and Three Feathers Vineyard, located two miles apart and … Read More

Three Feathers Pinot Noir 2016

Three Feathers Pinot Noir 2016$32.00 – $336.00 Three Feathers Estate & Vineyard is pleased to present our 2016 Chehalem Mountains Pinot Noir, our first vintage featuring the Dijon clone 667. This wine presents an intense, clear garnet color with a touch of brick.  The distinctive nose is very aromatic and fruity with a hint of earthiness.  Light, supple and long … Read More