Portlandia Pinot & Taylor Shellfish Winemaker Dinner

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Come join us on February 10, 2018 at Taylor’s Shellfish Farm in Bow, WA on Samish Bay.

We’ll be pairing several wine offerings from Portlandia Pinot with simple offerings from the Puget Sound – oysters, pink sea scallops, geoduck and Dungeness crab. You might not think so, but February is the beginning of Rosé season. We will have plenty! Come for the wines, stay for the sunset and shellfish. Tickets are $75 per person (includes food, wine, and service.) Get tickets here: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3210685

 

Winemaker Dinner

Portlandia Scores In Wine Enthusiast Buying Guide February 2018

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90 points – our 2015 Pinot Noir (Oregon). “complexity is rare in a budget priced Oregon Pinot.”

92 points – our 2016 Pinot Gris (Oregon). “You’ll want a case of this one. Editors’ Choice.”

90 points – our 2016 Rosé of Pinot Noir (Willamette Valley). “It’s tight and focused, with lovely citrus blossom and rose petal scents.”

92 points – our 2015 Momtazi Vineyard Pinot Noir (McMinnville). “The fruit from this biodynamic vineyard has a grippy, earthy character that underscores the complexity in this wine. …highlights that persist through its long, captivating finish.”

Wine Enthusiast Buying Guide for February 2018

http://www.winemag.com/buying-guide/portlandia-2016-pinot-gris-oregon/

http://www.winemag.com/buying-guide/portlandia-2014-momtazi-vineyard-pinot-noir-mcminnville/

http://www.winemag.com/buying-guide/portlandia-2015-pinot-noir-oregon/

http://www.winemag.com/buying-guide/portlandia-2016-rose-of-pinot-noir-willamette-valley/

2014 Momtazi Pinot Noir – 90 Points (Wine Enthusiast)

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If you’ve ever had a Momtazi wine, you know that there is a strong earthy aspect to the flavors that sets the vineyard apart from most others. In the scents and tastes here you’ll find composted earth, chalk, dried leaves and black tea ahead of black cherry fruit, but those funk-soaked flavors add up to a complex and intriguing wine. – Wine Enthusiast

Vintages Magazine – Pacific NorthBEST Wine

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Our 2013 Pinot Noir made Vintages magazine’s Pacific NorthBEST Wine of the Month list. “A zesty, nicely smoky and mouthwatering pinot that will shine at the table. Exceptional.”

Vintages Magazine

Rating: 90 Points!

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Our 2013 Pinot Noir received 90 points from the Beverage Testing Institute.

91 Points!

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91 points (Gold Medal) from the Beverage Testing Institute for our 2012 Portlandia Pinot Noir.

90 Points!

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90 points from Wine Enthusiast and 90 points from the Beverage Testing Institute for our 2013 Portlandia Pinot Gris!