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Date Printed: 11/28/2014
Ponzi Willamette Valley Pinot Noir 2006
Ponzi Willamette Valley Pinot Noir 2006
(search item no. 94091)
green wine

Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 11/28/2014: $31.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2010 The Wine Advocate rating: 89 points
2009 Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points
2009 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2007 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2004 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2002 Wine Spectator rating: 94 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Chai tea, rose and black currant aromas lead to a mouth of classic Pinot Noir flavors; spiced cherries, coffee, chocolate and grenadine. The finish is firm and bright with good length.
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About Ponzi:

Ponzi Vineyards was founded in 1970 by Dick and Nancy Ponzi in Beaverton, Oregon. Ponzi is truly a family winery; daughter Louisa is the winemaker, daughter Anna-Maria is marketing director and son Michel is winery controller. The small winery and vineyards are situated 15 miles south of Portland. Ponzi produces limited quantity Pinot Noir, Pinot Noir Reserve, Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, Arneis and Vino Gelato, Ponzi's Italian version of a Riesling ice wine.