2019 Basalte Pinot Noir
A finely structured, sustainably grown Pinot Noir that reflects the rocky basalt subsoils of the Northern Willamette Valley.
Wine & Spirits
93 | J. Christopher 2017 Chehalem Mountains Basalte Pinot Noir (Best Buy) ^ From a selection of basaltrich vineyards, including estate sources, this wine recalls pine-top mountain ridges in its haunting scent of pine tips and cedar. The black cherry flavors are forward and lush, then gathered by fruit-skin tannins as the wine finishes in an elegant mode. —P.J.C. (2,400 cases)