2015 3-Clones Pinot Noir
$45 (Best 2015 – 2024)
Scores: 92 Wine Spectator
Elegant and structured with savory cherry and black tea aromas that lead to refined raspberry, orange zest and smoky spice flavors. Drink now through 2024.
2013 3-Clones Pinot Noir
$30 (Best 2015 – 2024)
Vanilla, srawberries and white pepper on the nose. Bright fruit on the palate with a hint of toasted wood. Will do well with time in the bottle.
2014 Brigita Clone 777 Pinot Noir
$55 (Best 2017 – 2021)
These 15-year-old vines deliver additional complexity, further enhanced by native yeast fermentation. This is a delicate wine, but not a wimpy one. Tart berry and cranberry fruit carries a taste of toasted grain as it does a graceful fade through the finish. Give it plenty of air and it really opens up! Drink now through 2022.
Scores: 92 Wine Enthusiast
2014 Mirabelle Clone 115 Pinot Noir
$55 (Best 2017 – 2022)
This single-clone cuvée really shines in 2014, with concentrated berry and cherry fruit, accented with toasty oak. The persistence and follow-through takes you down a lush flavor trail, with touches of caramel, sassafras and cola along the way. Drink now through 2022.
Scores: 91 Vinous
2014 Hans Clone Pommard Pinot Noir
$55 (Best 2017 – 2024)
All Pommard clone, this is loaded with juicy mixed fruits, principally plum, cherry and raspberry. It fills the palate, with lemony acids underpinning, and does a smooth fade-out with a touch of gun metal. Drink now through 2024.
Scores: 92 Wine Enthusiast
2015 Melange Pinot Noir
$30 (Best 2017 – 2024)
This juicy four clone blend bursts with tart raspberry and strawberry fruit. Excellent concentration, a lively mouthfeel and textural details all contribute to its fine value. It spent 11 months in 30% new French oak; hints of pepper dot the finish. Drink now through 2024.
Scores: 91 Wine Enthusiast
2015 Explorer Tempranillo
The 1st vintage from this block planted in 2012. Located in the Chehalem Mountains AVA between 450 and 500 feet of elevation, 3 miles north of the Dundee Hills. The 0.8 acre block is southeast facing and quite rocky with a vine density of 1,244 per acre.
2015 Saturn Syrah
Made from 100% Willamette Valley estate grown fruit, the 2015 Saturn Syrah immediately makes a statement in the glass. A deep, garnet-colored wine is met with beautiful aromas of black pepper and purple jam on the nose. Black cherry, black pepper and cassis explode on the palate with subtle meaty under- tones. A structured wine softened with oak and lingering fruit flavors makes the 2015 Saturn Syrah enjoyable now to infinity and beyond.
2014 3-Clones Pinot Noir Magnum
$150 (Best 2015 – 2024)
Sleek and harmonious, open-textured and transparent. Raspberry, pomegranate, rose petal and spice flavors dance through the long, inviting finish.
Scores: 94 pts. Wine Spectator
2013 Brigita Clone 777 Pinot Noir Magnum
$100 (Best 2016 – 2024)
2 bottles remaining!
Rich, ripe fruit of blackberry with jammy plum. Warm and spicy with a hint of herbal on the nose. Easy drinking.