Helvetia Vineyards Report 9/20/17

Helvetia Vineyards Report 9/20/17

    This summer’s growing season ranked among the warmest during the last decade, exceeded only by 2015’s bounty of fruit-forward wines.  This week’s rains, though predicted to be around 3 inches, were less than expected, diminishing the chances for botrytis...
2017 Harvest/Crush Update

2017 Harvest/Crush Update

It’s hard to imagine any vineyard or winery manager in Oregon coming up with a song like that unless they had an excellent memory of their childhood or just weren’t in the business very long. September is a kind of hurry-up-and-wait month. Hurry up to prepare and then...
An Evening in España

An Evening in España

Helvetia Winery and Jimmy Carrasquer join to create a winemaker dinner unlike any Helvetia has seen before . . . An Evening in España.  Paella, the signature dish of Spain, has been a tradition in Jimmy’s family for generations. Family gatherings have long...
Humpday Bouteille “Kickoff to Summer”

Humpday Bouteille “Kickoff to Summer”

For the lat two years, we’ve celebrated summer evenings with music and fine tapas-style cuisine lovingly prepared by Chef Dave Clark. On Wednesday May 31st from 5pm-8:30pm,  Galynne Davis opens our summer season with her vibrant voice and guitar.  Come fill your...
Rose en Bouteille

Rose en Bouteille

May is Oregon Wine Month. More to the point, May is Oregon Rose’ month and this year Helvetia Winery has a special Rose to fill your boutielle (it’s not a growler). Releasing this weekend May 5th-7th 12pm-5pm. Come fill your bouteille and enjoy this...
Sixth Annual Memorial Day Salmon Bake

Sixth Annual Memorial Day Salmon Bake

  Join us on Sunday, May 28th for music with Lynn conover and friends. Join us Monday, May 30th as we welcome back Lynn Conover and friends to accompany the Wilbur Slockish family as they prepare a traditional salmon bake. The Wilbur Slockish family, tribal...