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Date Printed: 11/23/2014
Ponzi Willamette Valley Pinot Noir 2010
Ponzi Willamette Valley Pinot Noir 2010
(search item no. 120393)
screw cap wine
has fluid
has fluid 360

The Wine Advocate rating: 89 points
PRICE ON 11/23/2014: $34.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 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
2006 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2004 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2002 Wine Spectator rating: 94 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Aromas of cinnamon bark, cardamom, cranberry and tobacco notes lead to a mouth of bright cherry, silky mid-palate and good length. Notes of licorice and plum linger.
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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.