Shafer Vineyard Cellars Estate Reserve Pinot Noir 1996

Pinot Noir from Willamette Valley, Oregon

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Item No. 1203

Winemaker's Notes

The top-of-the-line Pinot Noir from this winery.

Learn About Shafer Vineyard Cellars

At Shafer Vineyard Cellars the rolling hillsides of lush vineyards were established in 1973 and the first wines in 1978 with the emphasis always being on, "attention to detail." In the cellar, traditional methods and state-of-the-art equipment are used to produce sparkling wine "methode champenoise," Pinot noir, Chardonnay, Sauvignon blanc, White Riesling, Muller-Thurgau, and two dessert wines.

Learn About Willamette Valley

(will-AAM-it) 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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