8 Alluring Oregon Pinot Noirs Rated 90+ Points

New reviews of outstanding reds from Oregon's Willamette Valley

8 Alluring Oregon Pinot Noirs Rated 90+ Points
The Bethel Heights estate was founded in 1909 as a walnut grove; the Casteel family started planting vineyards here in 1977.
Jun 22, 2020

Oregon's Willamette Valley is on a hot streak, with consecutive outstanding vintages going back to 2012. This week’s selection of Pinot Noirs are all rated 90 points and higher on Wine Spectator’s 100-point scale, Most are 2018s, which are just starting to hit shelves, and early indicators show that the vintage is primed to continue the Willamette's streak.

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