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Date Printed: 12/21/2014
Ken Wright Cellars Shea Vineyard Pinot Noir (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2003
Ken Wright Cellars Shea Vineyard Pinot Noir (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2003
(search item no. 125794)
The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 12/21/2014: $100.00

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2009 International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points
2005 The Wine Advocate rating: 94 points
2005 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
2004 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2004 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2002 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2002 International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Floral and spice focused. Seamless palate weight with red and blue fruits, including anise, cola, raspberry and black cherry.

Artwork shows the practice of shoot-positioning.

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.