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Date Printed: 8/1/2014
Cristom Pinot Gris 2011
Cristom Pinot Gris 2011
(search item no. 124312)
Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 8/1/2014: $17.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2004 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
1998 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points

Winemaker's Notes:

white flower, orange blossom, Bartlett Pear, and melon aromas. Taste fruit is framed, and balanced by, a very refreshing acidity, coconut creaminess on the finish, semi-serious Pinot Gris.
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About Cristom Vineyards:

Utilizing Old World winemaking techniques - whole clusters, native yeast fermentation, and gentle and minimal handling - Cristom handcrafts wines that are smooth, elegant and subtle.

These characteristics have earned Cristom distinction among wine enthusiasts and industry leaders alike, including being named 'Best New World Red' by Decanter magazine.

Our 65-acre estate in the Eola Hills of Oregon's Willamette Valley offers a long growing season, mild climate, warm winds and ancient volcanic soils that make it ideally suited to grow Pinot Noir and other traditional French varietals.