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Date Printed: 7/24/2014
Joe Dobbes Pinot Gris 2006
Joe Dobbes Pinot Gris 2006
(search item no. 95056)
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International Wine Cellar rating: 87 points
PRICE ON 7/24/2014: $14.79

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2012 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2008 Wine & Spirits rating: 91 points
2005 Wine & Spirits rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Jumping into your nasal cavities with sweet aromas of fresh cut pears, green apples and hints of vanilla and cream, this Pinot Gris will not disappoint you. The light clean flavors in the mouth encompass citrus and green apple well-balanced by refreshing and flinty acidity for a perfect and lively finish with lingering hints of citrus rind. You will be delighted with this classic Oregon Pinot Gris!
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About Joe Dobbes:

Yes, there really is a Joe! Joe Dobbes is the man behind your bottle of Wine By Joe. As the sole owner and winemaker of Wine By Joe, Dobbes is a busy guy. As he says, "Passion fuels endless energy." Joe has been making wine in Oregon for over twenty years and his passion increases with each vintage.

Driven to excellence in his art, Joe Dobbes is the consummate winemaker. Raised in a small town in the north Willamette Valley and educated in Ashland, Joe is a true Oregonian and is dedicated to Oregon wines. Yet his calling began outside Oregon, in Germany and France, where Joe spent years learning the art and science of winemaking. He apprenticed at Wiengut Erbhof Tesch, in the German Nahe region and at Domaine G. Roumier and Domaine Comtes Lafon in the Burgundy region, France, with winemasters Christophe Roumier and Dominque Lafon.