Sweet, juicy, full-bodied flavors of dark cherry and currant makes this a crowd pleaser going in, or down, as the case may be. Oak vanillin and tobacco bring additionally attractive elements to the flavor profile. Primary juiciness- dominated by flavors of dried cherry and cranberry. Hints of sealing wax introduce a fascinating, penetrating, and rather mature note. Only 300 cases produced.
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Wine displays lightly-configured cherry and red raspberry tinged with licorice, black tea, nutmeg, and hints of bittersweet floral perfume, all of which carry into a sappy and satisfyingly persistent finish. With excellent integration of fine tannins and completely benign alcohol, this should keep well for at least half a dozen years. WA 90 pts.
Bittersweet inner-mouth floral suggestions add allure and this finishes with satisfying juiciness . Features dried cherry and cranberry in a tart-edged; noticeably if finely tannic; and relatively delicate performance. WA 89pts.
Candied cherry, herbal essences and sassafras root are the key notes. Crunch of berry seed, piquancy of fruit pit, herbal pungency, and a lick of salt all serve for invigoration in the finish of a, for its vintage, surprisingly lean and vivacious Pinot. The tannins here are well-sublimated and a suggestion of veal stock adds mouthwatering and welcome enrichment as this opens to the air. WA 90 pts.
Ripe cherry and raspberry mingle with scents of game, dried herbs, and rose hip in the nose. Surprisingly lean and bright for its vintage, this finishes with tenacious, sappy persistence and plenty of interest. WA 90 pts.
Winemaker notes: this wine has one of the prettiest noses of all of the 2009’s. Beginning with ripe strawberry and evolving to elegant raspberry notes with spice components.
Berries and balance, featuring baked cherry pie overlaid with aromas of lavender and rose. An elegant wine exuding youthful enticements that say you can drink me now or you can spirit me away to the cellar. WA 90 pts. Grenadine and sour cherry scent and concentrated flavor. Displays vivacious juiciness and surprising cut for its vintage, while betraying no heat or roughness.
114 cases bottled IWC 90 pts. 12/12/2008. Deep -Dark red. Complex aromatics. Spicy red fruits, cedar and hint of pepper lead to a structured wine with plenty of layers. Red currant and cherry aromas are complicated by suggestion of spicecake, anise and white pepper. Juicy and focused, offering zesty red fruit flavors that take a turn to deeper cherry with air. . A firm spine of acidy adds cut to a persistent and subtly sweet finish. Our first bottling designated from the family vineyard at the winery, and in the Yamhill-Carlton AVA. The wine from past vintages has been included in the Reserve and Deano’s barrel selections since 1995.
115 cases bottled 12/11/2008. IWC 89 pts. Vivid red. Spicy red currant and strawberry aromas are complemented by notes of baking spices and dried rose. Lively and precise on the palate, offering gently sweet red fruit flavors and a hint of rooty sassafras. Finishes with good clarity and spicy length. This would pair well with lighter poultry dishes, or grilled salmon or tuna.
114 cases bottled 12/12/2008. WA 90 pts IWC 88 pts. Garnet color. Spicy-sweet tobacco with lavender and sweet basil. Hint of dusty black berries. Light and lively on the palate, offering tangy red fruit flavors and a kiss of white pepper. Lingering with good balance and structure. Quite grown up in style, with no excess fat.
Bright Bing Cherry with hints of spice box and smoky raspberries. Lush tannins, good acidic structure and lingering finish make this pretty little blend sparkle! Easy on the palate and pocket! The gourmet selection for this bottling is from the Hawks View Vineyard, Momtazi Vineyard, Cherry Grove and Durant Vineyard; of which we make single vineyard designates. Highly recommended for chicken, turkey, duck, even fish and the perfect companion to any veggie sides at a price that won’t break the bank. This comes in handy if you plan to cook for a large group of particularly thirsty guests!.
From one of the Willamette Valley’s oldest vineyard sites in the Dundee Hills. It is loaded with luscious fresh pear and melon; silken in texture; and while not enormously complex, nevertheless subtly enhanced by leesy notes and impressively lingering. WA 89 pts.
The light red color of this complex Rose’ catches glints of the summer sun and holds them just for you. Signature Pinot Noir flavors of strawberry, cranberry with a bit of earthiness and even a bit of spice on the long, dry finish. The wine is perfectly balanced with a very playful acids and a nice viscosity that’s creamy without being heavy in the mouth. A rose of this sort is only undertaken in certain vintages.
Fruity and balanced with sweetness and acidity. Cool and refreshing to begin or end most any gathering.
Only 80 cases produced. Quite similar to the 2009 rendition. Balanced with sweetness and acidity. Refreshing and fruity. Enjoy on that relaxing summer evening.
Bright red. Toasty, seductive aromas of oak-spiced black raspberry and cherry. Lush and velvety, with sweet red and dark berry flavors, gentle tannins and no rough edges. A suave, fruit-driven midweight that finishes with very good cling and vivid berry flavors. Delicious.
Vivid red. Dark cherry, anise and mocha on the nose. Lush and creamy, with dusty tannins adding grip to the deep dark fruit flavors. Picks up dark chocolate and musky herb character with air but maintains its sweet fruit character, finishing on a note of cherry-cola. A deep, rich rendition of pinot, with the strength to pair with grilled red meats.
Spicy red and dark berry aromas are complicated by cola and rose, with a sexy note of Asian Spices gaining power in your glass. Licorice, tobacco, sweet black cherries, and spices are found in this medium-bodied, firm effort’s core. An absolute must have for any cellar (if it makes it further than your glass).
Release May, 2010. Light red with some amber at the rim. Spicy red berries and flowers on the nose, with a touch of heat coming up with aeration. A juicy, gently sweet and light bodied wine that shows an appealingly delicate quality and no rough edges. Shows good clarity and lingering spiciness.
140 cases bottled 12/12/2008. IWC 91 pts. Limpid red. Sexy, precise aromas of redcurrant, cherry, anise and rose with subtle spiciness coming up with air. Bright, lithe, gently sweet red fruit are enlivened by peppery spice and gain depth in the mid-palate. A blend of Pommard and Wadensvil clones.
Light to medium ruby red with an attractive perfume of smoke, cinnamon, clove, rose petal and cherry. Medium-bodied with a smooth texture and savory red fruits. Spice and pepper tones give way to a warm vanilla brown sugar tones with air. Lively long and energetic finish with nice back end cut.
A chunky offering with a straightforward nose of spice box and red fruits. On the palate this wine displays ample tasty fruit, nice structure and moderate length.
Reveals aromatic complexity and juicy dark fruits. This ripe, balanced effort with sexy berry and floral dominated bouquet shows a spicy quality and a hint of wood smoke. Supple, juicy, nicely focused dark berry essence are given a firm edge by a touch of chocolate and repeats the smoky note on the back half. Finishes refreshingly brisk with the cherry note lingering with good authority.
This refreshing wine is made for your enjoyment. A beautiful rhubarb color with floral notes. Elegant, made with 100% Pinot Noir. Matches well with cold cuts and vegetable preparations. Delightful for sipping on a warm summer evening.
Bottled December 2009. Barrel fermented and stirred frequently to extract the essence of the fruit. Rich and toasty. Aromas of Asian Pear and apple, with hints of lemon, oak and pineapple. Open the bottle and let it evolve. You will be pleased.
You get the best of both worlds with this wine! We aged this wine partially in stainless steel and the other half in oak barrels. The crisp green apple and citrus tones from the stainless and the buttery caramel tones from the French and Oregon Oak. Delightful and not overpowering. Reveals spicy butterscotch aromas as well as flavors. Medium-bodied and satin textured. Structured enough to stand alone or enjoy with your favorite plate.
Release April 2010. Limited Inventory :Tropical essence on the nose. Light bodied with gentle sweetness and just enough crisp green apple to balance. Displays hints of honey and caramel. Lovely dry finish. Refreshing! Very easy to enjoy with appetizers or save for dessert.
Medium red. Cherry-cola, sassafras and spicy herbs on the nose. Medium-bodied. Cherry/berry flavors are refreshingly tangy and focused, with dusty tannins adding support. Well balanced and pleasing. Dean’s signature blend of the Laurel Vineyard, Coleman Vineyard, Fisher Family Estate Vineyard, Hawks View Vineyard, Durant Vineyard and the Momtazi Vineyard.
Deep garnet red. Rich scent of chocolate covered pomegranate laced with smoky aromas of spice and herbal tones. Black fruits and exotic spices on the palate. Truly delightful in the mouth. Explosive juicy fruit and complex layers give this wine a solid punch softened with velvety tannins. Finishes with lingering sweetness and very good persistence. Fruit sourced from the Durant Vineyard, Hawks View Vineyard, Cherry Grove and Fisher Family Vineyards.
Medium ruby red with an enticing nose of smoke, Asian spices, incense, cherry blossom and black raspberry. This is followed by a medium bodied wine with layered, spicy fruit, excellent volume, good balance and enough structure to evolve for years to come.
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