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Date Printed: 9/16/2014
King Estate Signature Pinot Noir 2008
King Estate Signature Pinot Noir 2008
(search item no. 104343)
green wine

PinotReport rating: 91 points
Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 9/16/2014: $27.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 89 points
2010 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2009 Wine Spectator rating: 87 points
2006 Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points
2003 The Wine News rating: 88 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Appearance: Bright ruby, clarity and brilliance.

Aroma: Earth, mushroom, cedar, raspberry, spice, dark cherry, leather.

Flavor: Cherry, strawberry, caramel, tobacco, vanilla Mouthfeel: Soft entry, velvety tannins, sweet smoky finish.

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About King Estate:

King Estate is a sustainably-farmed 1033-acre certified organic vineyard complex and state of the art winery situated atop the rolling slopes in the Coast Range foothills, near the southern end of Oregon's Willamette Valley. In addition to world-class vineyards, their estate is home to organic orchards, vegetable gardens, and a host of native wildlife; including cougar and black bear. Organically-farmed and managed as a fully-integrated ecosystem, King Estate is also home to an innovative culinary program whose focus is the synergy of local, organically produced food and wine created just outside the winery doors. King Estate's critically-acclaimed Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir are available through fine restaurants and retailers around the world.