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Date Printed: 9/21/2014
Ken Wright Cellars Abbott Claim Vineyard Pinot Noir 2009
Ken Wright Cellars Abbott Claim Vineyard Pinot Noir 2009
(search item no. 108287)
boutique wine

Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
PRICE ON 9/21/2014: $49.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 94 points
2008 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Floral and spiced focused with a darker fruit profile than our other sedimentary sites. Lush in the mouth. Displays flavors of cassis, clove, anise and plum.

The artwork depicts the harvest.

My Notes:

About Ken Wright Cellars:

Located in rural Carlton, Oregon, Ken Wright Cellars is devoted to showcasing the inherent quality of selected vineyard sites. With a clarity and breadth that is unequaled by other varieties, we believe Pinot noir best expresses the character of these sites. Rather than stamping wine with a varietal trademark, Pinot noir is the ultimate vehicle for conveying the aroma, flavor and texture of the location in which it is grown.

We also have a place in our hearts for the limited production of two white wines, Chardonnay from Celilo Vineyard near White Salmon, Washington, and Pinot Blanc from Freedom Hill Vineyard and Meredith Mitchell Vineyard.