WINE & SPIRITS, APRIL 2016

WINE & SPIRITS, APRIL 2016

Bethel Heights 2013 Eola-Amity Hills Aeolian Pinot Noir – 92The initial impression this dark pinot makes is that of a savory depth, all spice and leather. With air, black cherry and a glint of raspberry emerge, framed by mineral tannins. It needs time to work […]

WINE & SPIRITS, APRIL 2016 2017-07-12T04:09:58+00:00

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, OCTOBER 2014

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, OCTOBER 2014

Bethel Heights Vineyard 2012 Estate Chardonnay – 90The aroma on this wine brings to mind warm apples in the sun, the fragrance touched by oak and finely integrated on the palate.  The salinity of its texture gives it energy, grip and precision, with […]

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, OCTOBER 2014 2017-07-12T04:12:47+00:00

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, JUNE 2014

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, JUNE 2014

Bethel Heights 2011 Eola-Amity Hills Estate Justice Vineyard Pinot Noir – 92

Vinous and concentrated, this has a tannic undergirding that seems a hallmark of the 2011 vintage. There’s nice polish to the texture, a vinous core supporting dried plum and black cherry scents, and a subtle earthiness […]

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, JUNE 2014 2017-07-12T03:41:01+00:00

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, APRIL 2013

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, APRIL 2013

Bethel Heights 2010 Eola-Amity Hills Casteel Reserve Pinot Noir – 94The wine marries place and vintage with effortless grace. Its generous dark cherry and plum scents flow into a seamless, to-the-rim fullness of flavor, grounded by a dark basalt minerality, which seems to give the wine energy […]

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, APRIL 2013 2017-07-11T04:31:07+00:00

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, OCTOBER 2011

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, OCTOBER 2011

2009 Bethel Heights Estate Chardonnay – 94 (Best Buy)

Clean, mineral and savory, this pleasingly green-tinged white has just a hint of celery leaf that lends complexity to a dark lees note.  The flavors remain on the savory side, the tone bright, lean and pure, with both the […]

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, OCTOBER 2011 2017-07-11T04:25:52+00:00

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, APRIL 2008

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, APRIL 2008

2006 Bethel Heights Pinot Noir Estate Grown – 92

A wine that glows blue, offering aromas of wild berries and plums. Its flavors are dark and generous, a black cherry tartness that starts out lithe and silky and gathers intensity through a long, complex finish. A fresh and stylish […]

WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE, APRIL 2008 2017-07-11T04:14:35+00:00