JAMESSUCKLING.COM, NOVEMBER 30th 2018

JAMESSUCKLING.COM NOVEMBER 30th 2018, OREGON DISPLAYS COLLECTIVE GREATNESS

Chardonnay Casteel 2016- 96

Very complex and sophisticated, flinty, reductive notes that play into fresh and vibrant, yellow citrus fruit. The palate has a very assertive, long and detailed core of fresh citrus flavors and a wealth of mouthwatering acidity driving the long finish. Exciting chardonnay. Drink now

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JAMESSUCKLING.COM, NOVEMBER 30th 20182021-05-20T11:25:56-07:00

THE WINE SPECTATOR INSIDER, NOVEMBER 2018

THE WINE SPECTATOR INSIDER, NOVEMBER 2018

Pinot Noir Eola-Amity Hills AEOLIAN 2016 – 94

Expressive and powerfully built, with vibrant black raspberry and orange peel aromas that open to a vibrant core of tannins and acidity, wrapped in dynamic cherry and spice flavors. Best from 2020 through 2025.—T.F.

THE WINE SPECTATOR INSIDER, NOVEMBER 20182020-03-25T07:17:16-07:00

THE WINE SPECTATOR INSIDER, OCTOBER 2018

THE WINE SPECTATOR INSIDER, OCTOBER 2018

Pinot Noir Eola-Amity Hills Flat Block 2016- 95

Deeply structured, yet seamlessly rich and polished, with spirited cherry blossom and raspberry aromas that open to fervent rhubarb, savory tea and cardamom flavors, building toward refined tannins. Drink now through 2025. From Oregon.—T.F.

Pinot Noir Eola-Amity Hills West Block 2016 – 93

Structured and […]

THE WINE SPECTATOR INSIDER, OCTOBER 20182018-11-14T21:05:33-08:00

WINE ADVOCATE AUGUST 31 2018

WINE ADVOCATE, AUGUST 31 2018 – ERIN BROOKS

2017 Pinot Noir Rosé – 90
Made from Pinot Noir vines planted in 1977, the 2017 Pinot Noir Rosé is pale to medium salmon-pink in color with a nose of ripe red berries, strawberry and peach with touches of wet rock and spice. Light-bodied with lovely berries […]

WINE ADVOCATE AUGUST 31 20182018-10-16T11:31:31-07:00

WINE SPECTATOR, MAY 2018

WINE SPECTATOR, MAY 2018

2015 Pinot Noir Aeolian – 92

Well-knit and refined, with floral raspberry, crushed rock and spice flavors that build presence and richness on the finish. Drink now through 2023.—T.F.

 2015 Pinot Noir West Block – 92
Subtly brooding but polished and complex, with expressive black cherry, jasmine tea […]
WINE SPECTATOR, MAY 20182018-05-25T11:46:31-07:00

THE WINE SPECTATOR, SEPTEMBER 30, 2007

THE WINE SPECTATOR, SEPTEMBER 30, 2007

2005 Bethel Heights Pinot Noir Flat Block Reserve – 91

Supple and graceful. Shows real presence, with creamy cherry and huckleberry flavors, finishing on a creamy note. Lingers artfully against refreshing acidity.

 

2005 Bethel Heights Pinot Noir West Block Reserve – 91

Smooth, velvety and graceful, artfully layering the cherry, plum, toast […]

THE WINE SPECTATOR, SEPTEMBER 30, 20072017-11-13T17:29:07-08:00

EROBERTPARKER.COM #173, JAY MILLER, OCTOBER 2007

EROBERTPARKER.COM #173, JAY MILLER, OCTOBER 2007

2005 Bethel Heights Pinot Noir Casteel Reserve – 92

My favorite of the Bethel Heights Pinots is the 2005 Pinot Noir Estate Casteel Reserve (named after the founder of the winery). It is a blend of the estate s old vines and is the most perfumed and complex aromatically. […]

EROBERTPARKER.COM #173, JAY MILLER, OCTOBER 20072017-07-12T04:18:57-07:00

VINTRUST’S SOMM SELECTIONS, SPRING 2008

VINTRUST’S SOMM SELECTIONS, SPRING 2008

2004 Bethel Heights Vineyard Chardonnay Estate Grown – 94

  • 15 Aroma: pear, green apple, lime
  • 
13 Flavor: ripe pear, lime, lemon, vanilla spice
  • 14 Structure: lovely round texture, very bright acid
  • 14 Length: long finish of pear skin, mineral
  • 38 Balance: rich and refreshing

The [Chardonnay] wines using the Dijon clones […]

VINTRUST’S SOMM SELECTIONS, SPRING 20082017-07-11T04:14:16-07:00

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 20082017-07-11T04:14:35-07:00

INTERNATIONAL WINE CELLAR, STEPHEN TANZER, APRIL 2008

INTERNATIONAL WINE CELLAR, STEPHEN TANZER, APRIL 2008

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2005 Bethel Heights Estate Chardonnay – 90 


Light gold color. Leesy pear, melon and peach aromas are complicated by smoky oak spices and anise. Rich and supple, offedring powerful orchard fruit flavors and suave spiciness. This complex wine gains weight on the finish but […]

INTERNATIONAL WINE CELLAR, STEPHEN TANZER, APRIL 20082017-07-11T04:17:06-07:00
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