Elk Cove Pinot Gris Willamette Valley
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115 Ratings
Elk Cove Pinot Gris Willamette Valley

Wine Details

Varietal

Pinot Gris

Style

White

Wine Description

(From 2008 Vintage) This straightforward, fruit effort is bright, tart, and full of lemon and melon flavors, with a touch of spice for added interest.

Winemaker's Notes

Awesome stuff. The Wine Advocate says about this Pinot Gris: "One of the finest Oregon Pinot Gris I have ever tasted is Elk Cove’s 2002. Melon balls, spices, white peaches, and honey can be found in its extravagant aromas. Medium-bodied and well-balanced, it slathers the palate with creamed apples and currants. This is a rich, lush, medium-bodied wine with excellent grip and depth." The Pinot Gris has intense aromas of a tropical nature (lychee, kiwi, passionfruit), with hints of melon. On the ...

Varietal

Pinot Gris

Style

White

Awesome stuff. The Wine Advocate says about this Pinot Gris: "One of the finest Oregon Pinot Gris I have ever tasted is Elk Cove’s 2002. Melon balls, spices, white peaches, and honey can be found in its extravagant aromas. Medium-bodied and well-balanced, it slathers the palate with creamed apples and currants. This is a rich, lush, medium-bodied wine with excellent grip and depth." The Pinot Gris has intense aromas of a tropical nature (lychee, kiwi, passionfruit), with hints of melon. On the ...

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