Shea Wine Cellars 2008 Estate Chardonnay

Oregon Wine Review Anyone who doesn’t  like chardonnay on principle should feel compelled to drink this wine. A study in  elegance and sex appeal,  this Shea  is an excellent example of how incredible Oregon Chardonnay can be. Toasted almond and Asian pear on...

Riesling Review: Argyle 2007 Riesling, Willamette

A Riesling review from Epikur Magazine. The Argyle Riesling is a fun bottle of wine with just enough juicy white fruit to balance out the racy elements. A bit of ozone and salinity come into play in the midpalate. The floral and mineral components are mostly in the long and pleasant. finish. .A very nice bottle of wine, especially for the summertime.

Elk Cove 2009 “Five Mountain Vineyard” Pinot Noir

Here is one for the Pinot geeks of the world.    Located in the Chehalem Mountains AVA, Five Mountain is one of the original Willamette Valley vineyards, dating back to 1978 and planted to early Pommard clones. Dark cherry, cola, and tar notes on the nose and palate....