10 Vibrant Oregon Pinot Noirs at 90+ Points

New reviews of outstanding 2018 and 2017 Pinot Noirs from top wineries in Willamette Valley

10 Vibrant Oregon Pinot Noirs at 90+ Points
Following a longtime dream, Eric Lemelson planted his first vineyard in 1995, and today his family owns and farms 120 acres of organic vineyards. (Courtesy of Andrea Johnson)
Nov 23, 2020

Willamette Valley is Oregon's Pinot Noir heartland, producing distinctive styles from the classic Burgundy grape. The best versions offer rich fruit laced with bright acidity and savory accents. This week, we've selected 10 newly released reds that display this lively character, each earning an outstanding rating on Wine Spectator's 100-point scale.

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