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Date Printed: 12/26/2014
Solena Estate Pinot Gris 2012
Solena Estate Pinot Gris 2012
(search item no. 124002)
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PRICE ON 12/26/2014: $19.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine & Spirits rating: 93 points
2010 Wine Spectator rating: 89 points
2009 Wine Enthusiast rating: 88 points
2008 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2006 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Very brilliant color with a perfumey and giving nose of banana, honeysuckle, peach, white pear, and jasmine. Flavors burst on the palate with luscious, complex and long lasting fruity components with a nice fringe of acidity. To sip on a sunny afternoon or to pair with any spicy cuisine.

Blend: 98% Pinot Gris, 2% Gewurztraminer

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About Solena Estate:

After successful careers in the Oregon wine industry, the husband and wife team of Laurent Montalieu and Danielle Andrus Montalieu has created an exciting new family operated winery, Soléna Cellars. Soléna is the combination of the Spanish and French words "Solana" and "Solene" celebrating the sun and the moon, and the name that Laurent and Danielle, gave to their daughter.

Soléna Cellars began as a way to explore winemaking with other varietals grown in neighboring appellations while the family's young Domaine Danielle Laurent vineyard matured. Today Laurent and Danielle are producing Pinot Noir from their exciting estate vineyard in Oregon's Yamhill-Carlton appellation as well as Pinot Gris, Merlot, Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah from select sites throughout Oregon and Washington.