Testing the winds of change.

5:23 AM Friday, July 30th, 2010 Dear Friends of Shinn, We are having one of the coolest mornings of the summer. The temperature has dipped down to 60 degrees and there is no humidity in the air. [...]

Quiet morning…

5:43 AM Friday, July 23rd, 2010 Dear Friends of Shinn, The eastern sky is bright orange this morning as the sun begins to rise over the vineyard. The air is completely still and not a single bird [...]

Shinn Digs cow horns!

Early this morning Barbara vanished from the Farmhouse just after 7:00 AM and headed into the vineyard to dig up the cow horns she buried last fall after filling them with manure from Mecox Dairy [...]

Boy can’t find girl!

5:32 AM Friday, July 16th, 2010 Dear Friends of Shinn, After a two month long drought we finally had some needed rain this week. We picked up just over an inch of rain earlier this week and you [...]

Drip, Drip, Drip!

5:18 AM Friday, July 9th, 2010 Dear Friends of Shinn, The sweltering, hazy, hot and humid heat that has been upon us for the last week has eased up a little this morning. However, we are still [...]

The Stuff Of Dreams By Barbara Shinn – Jul 1, 2010 Features This post was first published in the Organic Wine Journal. Shinn Estate is in the first year of their organic certification [...]

Hedge Fun!

5:23 AM Friday, July 2nd, 2010 Dear Friends of Shinn, We have a bright blue sky, breezy, cool and dry morning up here on Oregon Road. The sun is up and from all the forcasts that I have been [...]