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Oregon wine country | Youngberg Hill

Oregon wine country | Youngberg Hill | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
While Pinot Noir makes up almost 75% of wine production in Oregon, Pinot Noir consumption in the US is currently only 5% of total wine consumption. But market research indicates that Pinot Noir is the fastest growing wine ...
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2012 California Pinot Noir: A Year of Plenty

2012 California Pinot Noir: A Year of Plenty | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
California’s 2012 vintage was almost too easy. Our West Coast editors weigh in on the best Pinot Noirs of the year.
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WineDiva, Professional Wine Reviews without Pretention - Oak Bay Gamay Noir, Okanagan Valley BC

WineDiva, Professional Wine Reviews without Pretention - Oak Bay Gamay Noir, Okanagan Valley BC | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
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Richebourg '85 Leads at Acker With 1960s Burgundy, Rhone - Bloomberg

An original wooden case of 1985 Domaine de la Romanee Conti Richebourg Burgundy led bids at an Acker Merral & Condit auction in New York, fetching $34,580 in a sale also featuring wines from the Rhone valley and Champagne.
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South Okanagan winery redefines winemaking excellence

South Okanagan winery redefines winemaking excellence | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
They've accomplished their goal to produce Canada's finest wine. Solid gold: elegant, great finesse, depth of colour & character. -Harry McWatters. Three-bottle box $495.
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Pinot noir wins top wine award

Pinot noir wins top wine award | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
A Marlborough pinot noir has won the O-I New Zealand Reserve Wine of the Show trophy at this year's Air New Zealand Wine Awards.
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Villa Maria was awarded the trophy for its Villa Maria Single Vineyard Southern Clays Marlborough Pinot Noir 2012 at an awards dinner last night at the Pettigrew Green Arena in Hawke's Bay.

The wine also won JF Hillebrand New Zealand Ltd Champion Pinot Noir.

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Stefani Estate The View 2007 pinot noir (Yarra Valley, Victoria, Australia)

Stefani Estate The View 2007 pinot noir (Yarra Valley, Victoria, Australia) | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
Stefani Estate The View 2007 pinot noir (Yarra Valley, Victoria, Australia)
This Yarra Valley vineyard at Long Gully Rd was established in 1997 and planted shortly after.
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Burgundy split over new Cote d'Or appellation plan

Burgundy split over new Cote d'Or appellation plan | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
Plans for a new Cote d'Or appellation that would have stricter production rules than the basic Burgundy AOC is threatening to cause a rift between winemakers and negociants.
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Burgundy producers ponder foreign investments - The Drinks Business

Burgundy producers ponder foreign investments - The Drinks Business | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
The Drinks Business Burgundy producers ponder foreign investments The Drinks Business Burgundy vineyards Speaking to the drinks business, Meursault-based winemakers François Mikulski and Guillaume Lavollée commented on the difficulties of the last...
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Oregon's Ponzi Vineyards - A Family Success - Wine-Searcher

Oregon's Ponzi Vineyards - A Family Success - Wine-Searcher | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
Oregon's Ponzi Vineyards - A Family Success. One of Willamette Valley's founding wineries is admired for its authentic and sincere wines.
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Global warming creates ripe conditions for pinot noir in Hokkaido, Nth Japan

Global warming creates ripe conditions for pinot noir in Hokkaido, Nth Japan | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
IWAMIZAWA, Hokkaido--Cafe owner Nobuo Takizawa was so impressed by a Pinot Noir wine in the early 2000s that he opened a vineyard in a Hokkaido area that everyone had thought was too cold to grow that particular grape.
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Oakridge Over the Shoulder Pinot Noir 2012

Oakridge Over the Shoulder Pinot Noir 2012 | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
This is Oakridge's entry level range, and it's pretty damn fine particularly as it is hand picked and sourced from five vineyards.
A word I'd use to describe this wine is fleshy. The fruit delivered is just that.
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Montalto 2013 Single Vineyard Pinot (Mornington Peninsula)

Montalto Single Vineyard Pinot Noir Wine from the Mornington Peninsula.
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Small harvests hit Burgundy exports - The Drinks Business

Small harvests hit Burgundy exports - The Drinks Business | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
Small harvests hit Burgundy exports
The Drinks Business
The small Burgundy harvests in 2012 and 2013 have contributed to a slump in the region's Asian markets but the appetite remains undimmed according to the BIVB's export director.
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Great wine drive: Adelaide Hills - Australian Gourmet Traveller

Great wine drive: Adelaide Hills - Australian Gourmet Traveller | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
Gourmet Traveller WINE feature on a great wine drive itinerary through the Adelaide Hills region of South Australia.
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Giving thanks for Anderson Valley — a Pinot Noir sweet spot

Giving thanks for Anderson Valley — a Pinot Noir sweet spot | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
Even today, with a boomlet of tasting rooms and a handful of ambitious new restaurants like Stone and Embers along Highway 128, this remote slice of western Mendocino remains a simulacrum of California wine in the pre-pretense days.
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Vine to Vintage: Wineries of the Okanagan Valley - Part 4

Vine to Vintage: Wineries of the Okanagan Valley - Part 4 | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
Naramata has been 1 of my favourite destinations in the #Okanagan to enjoy #BCWine & stunning vistas. Thx to... http://t.co/C3G7Nv7K4V
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Pinot noir is the people's choice on Thanksgiving - Philly.com

Pinot noir is the people's choice on Thanksgiving - Philly.com | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
According to a recent poll by Food & Wine magazine, 58 percent of Americans who drink wine on Thanksgiving (and that's 86 percent of drinkers) go for pinot noir.
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Silvan Ridge Winery 2011 Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley, $24

This Eugene-area winery celebrated its 35th anniversary in 2014, and here’s its everyday Pinot Noir that’s loaded with food-friendly acidity.
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Giving thanks for Anderson Valley — a Pinot Noir sweet spot - San Francisco Chronicle

Giving thanks for Anderson Valley — a Pinot Noir sweet spot - San Francisco Chronicle | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
Even today, with a boomlet of tasting rooms and a handful of ambitious new restaurants like Stone and Embers along Highway 128, this remote slice of western Mendocino remains a simulacrum of California wine in the pre-pretense days.
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Martinborough Vineyards Barrel Race 2014

On the eve of Toast Martinborough, a select few compete for the prestige of becoming the vineyard barrel rolling champions of Martinborough. Will reigning ch...
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How Climate Change Will End Wine As We Know It - BuzzFeed News

How Climate Change Will End Wine As We Know It - BuzzFeed News | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
Hotter and less predictable temperatures mean that much of the world’s premium wine regions are now under threat and new ones are emerging. How the wine industry is — and isn't &mda...
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18,000 bottles of wine poured down the drain

18,000 bottles of wine poured down the drain | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
18,000 bottles of wine seized in raids will be poured down the drain after judge ruled there was a suspicion excise duty had not been paid
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Willamette Valley Auction Raises a Whopping $722000 - Wine Enthusiast Magazine

Wine Enthusiast Magazine Willamette Valley Auction Raises a Whopping $722000 Wine Enthusiast Magazine The Premier Oregon Pinot Noir Auction—a two-day event in which winemakers from the state's foremost wineries auction off their latest vintage to...
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Winsor's Choice: Paper Road 2013 Pinot Noir

Winsor's Choice: Paper Road 2013 Pinot Noir | Pinot Post | Scoop.it
RT @winsordobbin: A really terrific bargain NZ pinot noir: http://t.co/ZevOQDVav1 pings @Singlevineyards @MattTanner7 #wine
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