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Oregon's Pinot Eloquence

The state’s Pinot Noirs speak of site and season with diverse styles from recent vintages
Harvey Steiman
Issue: February 29, 2012

Oregon Pinot Noirs from the latest vintages range in style from ultradelicate to thick and rich. For Pinot Noir lovers, the grape's ability to express not only the specifics of a site but also the character of a vintage is part of its magic. And Oregon's top vintners seem to have found a way to keep quality consistent even as the styles vary. Wine Spectator's Harvey Steiman reports.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands January 31, 2012.

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