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Oregon Pinot Gris: Always Reliable
In the Old World, we seek tradition and stability. In the New World, creativity and freshness. Perhaps...
The Scrapper: Most Aptly Named Wine of the Year
Something strange has happened: I’ve found myself advocating for certain grape varieties as though they were an...
Klinker Brick Zinfandel: This One Goes up to 11
A Brash, 15.8% Alcohol Zin
Winemaker to Look For: Coelho Winery
Sousão. Alvarelhão. Tinta Roriz. Touriga Nacional. Touriga Francesa. Tinta Cão. I didn’t recognize any of these names. They may...
Three Wines from WillaKenzie Estate, Oregon
A Gorgeous Place for Wine to Grow
Elk Cove Riesling Late-Harvest from Oregon
Finally: An American Riesling Home Run
2010 Alexana Pinot Noir – Revana Vineyard
The Beauty of Pinot Amplified
Oregon Does Austria: Raptor Ridge’s Grüner Veltliner
I just returned last night from a family vacation to Oregon, where I snuck in a handful...
Canyon Wind’s Hot Little Red Blend
Any rule of thumb has its exceptions, but one that seems to hold true this time of...
Eroica Riesling: A Symphony of Two Notes
Well, That Didn't Live Up to the Hype
American Wines for the Fourth of July
Freedom on the nose! Liberty on the palate!
Beets & Maysara Jamsheed Pinot Noir
A Toast to the Flavor of Earth on Father's Day