Learn About Panther Creek Map It
Panther Creek Cellars has been producing top quality wines (primarily Pinot Noir) since 1986. Panther Creek"s winemaker is Michael Stevenson; our consulting winemaker is Mark Vlossak.Normal production is 7,000-7,500 cases, although the spectacular 1998 vintage came in closer to 5,000 cases. We returned to normal production with the 1999 harvest, which came in at 7,200 cases, and...
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Learn About Willamette Valley
Named for the river that runs through the valley from Portland to Eugene, Willamette Valley is home to some of the best Pinot Noir vineyards in the Northwest. While along the same north/south line as Seattle, the Willamette Valley is protected from Pacific rains by the Coast Range on the western border and the Cascade Ranges to the east. Though sunshine is...
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Learn About Pinot Noir
Pinot Noir(PEE-noh nwahr)
Pinot Noir is a finicky grape. It only grows in
the right climate, with the right soils and the right care. Perhaps because
it is so difficult is why it is so loved. Pinot Noir hails from Burgundy, a region known for crafting the most collectible and sought-after wines from this varietal.
Not only does Pinot reign in Burgundy, it is also...
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