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Sineann Resonance Vineyard Reserve Pinot noir 2012

Sineann Last Vintage Resonance Vyd Pinot noir

Big things are afoot in the Willamette Valley. We’re already seeing increased attention for our 2012 vintage, which will be loved by critics and wine drinkers. Adding to the hype surrounding our 2012s, the newest “big thing” is Maison Louis Jadot, the large Burgundy house, who just purchased Resonance Vineyard. That signals the end of [...]

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Westrey Justice Vineyard Pinot noir 2010

Farewell to Favorite Oregon Pinots (For Now)

Three of our favorite Oregon wines of the 2010 vintage are nearly gone. Just a handful of cases left: Westrey Justice and Abbey Ridge, and Thomas Gerrie – LAST CALL. They’re some of Oregon’s best Pinot, regardless of price. And that’s why all three are resting in our cellars.! Westrey Justice Vineyard Pinot noir 2010 [...]

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Alloro Riservata Pinot noir 2010

Alloro Riservata and Et Fille 2010 Pinot noirs

Wine Spectator loves Oregon Pinot noir! First, Alloro’s Riservata 2010.  It’s #11 in Wine Spectator’s annual Oregon issue (1/31/2013) and 93 points. And from our friends Howard and Jessica at Et Fille comes their new Kalita Vineyard 2010. It received 92 points from Wine Spectator last week (5/31/2013). Wine Spectator 93 Points & #11 Top [...]

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It’s A Boy!

Hello from Andy at Northwest Wine, It’s a boy! My son Everett William was born two weeks ago on Mother’s Day.  This holiday weekend I’m sharing some favorites with friends and my newly expanded family.  Celebrate with us and take 15% off these 4 wines I’ve been pouring at my house before, during, and after [...]

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Patricia Green

Patricia Green Cellars 2012 Pinot noir Futures

I’m putting my money on the Patty Green 2012 Pinots, buying a serious cellarful. I invite you to join me. The offer ends June 2 and the wines are available at release prices afterwards (15-20% higher.) Patty’s 2012′s are a must-try. They exceed  expectations – tasting them in barrel last month was a revelation. This [...]

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Evesham Wood Eola Amity Hills Pinot noir 2011

Five New Oregon Pinots from Evesham Wood

Five New Oregon Pinots from Evesham Wood & Haden Fig Every year Evesham Wood and its co-winery Haden Fig produce unbeatable values in small production Oregon Pinot noir. The wines are always Avalon bestsellers and favorites. Winemaker Erin Nuccio has a string of new releases including five cellar-worthy Pinots under $30, plus the fantastic summer [...]

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