Dion 2015 Pinot Noir
Featured in our Pinot Noir Wine of the Month Club
- Old Vines
- Willamette Valley AVA
- 94 Points — Wine Enthusiast magazine
- 93 Points — Prince of Pinot
- Chehalem Mountains, Willamette Valley AVA, Oregon
- 100% Pinot Noir
- 14 months in oak
- Cases Produced
The Dion 2015 'Old Vines' Pinot Noir has a light, bright ruby color that is very typical for Pinots from the Chehalem Mountains' Laurelwood soils. On the palate, this wine offers a nice tart structure with red fruit flavors of tart cherries and ripe strawberries with hints of pomegranate, dried herb, cloves, graham crackers and cinnamon. It finishes with soft, lightly grained tannins.
For over forty years, three generations of the Johnson family have farmed premium wine grapes in Oregon's Chehalem Mountains, where they now produce tiny amounts of distinctive, terroir-driven wines.
Located just outside of greater Portland, Oregon, nestled in the Cheha ...Read more...