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Date Printed: 8/22/2014
Ken Wright Cellars Canary Hill Vineyard Pinot Noir 2010
Ken Wright Cellars Canary Hill Vineyard Pinot Noir 2010
(search item no. 117506)
boutique wine

Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 8/22/2014: $58.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2009 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2009 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2008 Wine Enthusiast rating: 94 points
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 92 points
2008 International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points
2007 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
2006 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
2005 Wine Enthusiast rating: 93 points
2004 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Canary Hill Vineyard Pinot Noir is fruit focused, with a modest structure, light tannins and bright acidity. Red and blue fruits, such as blueberry and cherry shine through.
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.