Happy Friday from Marcus at Avalon Wine – For several weeks, I’ve been a little quiet on the new Pinot front. Turns out getting hit by a motorcycle slows you down…a lot. As I heal and reflect on the last 6 weeks, I’m filled with good fortune and optimism. I’m so lucky to be healthy [...]
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Hello from Jean at Northwest Wine, I love these wines and the brothers who made them. Jared and Mikey Etzel grew up at Beaux Freres among Oregon’s wine pioneers, learning from their Dad Mike and their uncle, famous wine critic Robert Parker. The 2011 vintage of Jared and Mikey Etzel’s Horsetail Pinot noir ($27.95/$25.15) is [...]
Read more about Ebony Wines and Chris Mazepink Read about the Oregonian’s recognition of the 2010 Ebony “The Quarry” Pinot noir on May 22, 2012. Tasted with Chris Mazepink yesterday – such a generous man, he spent quite a bit of time with me and my sister, who is visiting on vacation, and he [...]
Oregon Pinot noir has both its rising stars and its pioneering winemakers. here are four you want to know.