2010 Winderlea Pinot Noir Shea Vineyard Yamhill-Carlton
Producer's Note: 230 cases produced 2010 launches our first bottling of the Shea Vineyard located in the Yamhill-Carlton AVA. Displaying the characteristics typical of this Willamette Valley vineyard, the Shea is deeply concentrated for a cool growing...
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Benton Lane
2014 Benton Lane Pinot Noir Willamette Valley
When California natives Steve and Carol Girard sold their successful winery estate in Oakville (now Rudd), they began a world-wide search for a new site to indulge their love affair for the one grape they couldn’t successfully make in the Napa...
Ponzi Vineyards
2014 Ponzi Vineyards Chardonnay Reserve Willamette Valley
Winemaker's Note:An effusive nose of orange zest, jasmine, figs, flan, quince and maple. A silky textured mouth is laced with white chocolate, flan and a vein of acidity that radiates through the finish.Wine Enthusiast: 93 Points This stellar...
Ponzi Vineyards
2014 Ponzi Vineyards Pinot Noir Abetina Vineyard Willamette
Wine Enthusiast: 94 PointsFocused and dense, this intense wine captures the essence of ripe raspberries. Aged in 50% new French oak, it's got a strong vein of coffee and mocha. The flavors broaden out and penetrate, finishing with highlights of cedar,...
2015 Brick House Les Dijonnais Pinot Noir Ribbon Ridge
After tasting through winemaker Doug Tunnell’s stellar lineup of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay from his Ribbon Ridge estate the other day, it was very tough indeed to choose just one for Vini and the restaurant. While there are many great wines being...
Ponzi Vineyards
2015 Ponzi Vineyards Arneis Willamette Valley
Winemaker's Note:The intriguing aromatics of this wine have notes of gardenia, lemon verbena, white nectarine, roasted hazelnut and green pea shoot. The equally exciting palate shows a focused acidity tinged with lime zest and minerality...
Teutonic Wine Company
2015 Teutonic Wine Company Pig & Swords 1.5L
Producer's Note:This white wine is a blend of 60% Pinot Noir, 35% Muller Thurgau and 5% Chasselas. It's ever-so-slightly pink in color with beautiful aromatics from the Muller and Chassealas- candied fruit, lemon/lime zest and bright citrus notes. Then,...
Elk Cove
2016 Elk Cove Pinot Noir Clay Court Vineyard Chehalem Mounta
Back in the early 1970s, Pat and Joe Campbell moved their young children to an abandoned barn in Chehalem Mountains with an old trailer and a barren plot of land waiting to be tilled. Such were the choices they made back in those days!  Once there,...
Leah Jørgensen
2016 Leah Jørgensen Le Coeur du Tour Rain Gamay Willamette Valley
Producer's Note:This Gamay Noir is not just for Thanksgiving. Oh, but it will rock your Thanksgiving dinner table. It is no Nouveau. But, wait - there's more! This wine has incredible texture and complexity. It has a gorgeous magenta jewel tone in the...
Ken Wright
#7) 2016 Ken Wright Shea Pinot Noir Vineyard Yamhill-Carlton
In the early 1980’s, Dick Shea decided it was time to leave his big city job as an economist and investor so he and his wife got away from it all and purchased a piece of land in then pretty desolate Yamhill-Carlton district of the Willamette...
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Antica Terra
2015 Antica Terra Coriolis Pinot Noir Willamette Valley
Much of what I find so compelling about winemaking is that it is wholly and purely aesthetic: beauty for the sake of beauty. While many of us may feel differently about the role wine plays in our lives, I am not actually making anything of real concrete...