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No strangers to the art of winemaking, the Wetzel family’s roots run deep into the vineyards that surround their winery. For four generations, they have crafted award-winning wines in Germany, and for the last 35, they have called Oregon home. Chateau Bianca Winery peeks out from the Willamette Valley, where pinot noir grapes flourish across the estate vineyards. These carefully cultivated grapes eventually fill bottles with varietals such as the 2009 Chateau Bianca Estate pinot blanc, a dry, clean-finishing wine that makes a refreshing apertif.

Guests visit the tasting room to sample some of Chateau Bianca’s wines, where each day a rotating selection of six bottles are uncorked for swirling and sipping. On days when the summer sun dapples the fields and shimmers playfully off Bacchus’s lampshade hat, sippers relax on the outdoor patio to enjoy a glass or share a bottle while looking out across rows of vines.

60675 NW Sunset Hwy
Timber,
OR
US

Cuisine Type: Wine
Established: 2007
Reservations: Recommended
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Number of Tables: 11–25
Parking: Parking lot
Most popular offering: White wines
Kid-friendly: Yes
Alcohol: Wine only
Outdoor Seating: Yes
Pro Tip: Please plan on spending some time enjoying the view, perhaps with a picnic.

Q&A with Juanita Lint, Owner

What is one of your most popular offerings? How is it prepared?
Guests seem to love the fact we have several white wines to choose from.

In your own words, how would you describe your menu?
We have a flight of around 10 wines, half reds and half whites. We also have snack food available.

6505 SW Old Hwy. 47
Gaston,
OR
US