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Pike Road Wines is in the press! Below you'll find all press and reviews for our wines in the media.

 

Anna Campbell
 
March 16, 2020 | Anna Campbell

Hooray for Chardonnay! A Global Guide to the World's Best Chardonnays

Hooray for Chardonnay: A Global Guide to the World’s Best Bottles

Wine Enthusiast Magazine has "highlighted the best Chardonnay-producing regions and top pours across a scale of stylistic preferences and site expressions to help you home in on the ones you’ll enjoy most. So, what are you waiting for? Forget the days of the ABC (anything but Chardonnay) and embrace your next glass of liquid gold."

What do they say about Oregon's place in the world of Chard? "...as a much-lauded producer of world-class Pinot Noir, why can’t Burgundy’s iconic white wine grape also thrive in Oregon? In fact, it does"

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Among the best bottles of white Burgundy, Napa Chard and Australian favorites, there is a lovely selection of Oregon Chardonnays, including our own $18/bottle Pike Road Chardonnay, an absolute steal for a wine awarded 91 points & Editors' Choice and among the world's best chardonnays!

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This is a richly fruity wine, with apple, pear and kiwi flavors in abundance. It softens up on the midpalate, with a spicy cinnamon kick through the finish. The length, balance and big fruit flavors are impressive. PAUL GREGUTT

 

Anna Campbell
 
February 19, 2020 | Anna Campbell

2018 Xander Taryn - 92 Points

Our 2018 Xander Taryn Pinot Noir was awarded 92 points by James Suckling:

"Earthy aromas here with a savory layer of dry stones and wood, cast across fine, red-fruit aromas. The palate has impressive purity and the fine-grained tannins really appeal. Long and balanced. Drink or hold." - James Suckling

JamesSuckling.com uses a 100-point scale, with 90 points or more being outstanding. "It’s a wine I want to drink a glass of and is an outstanding purchase." - James Suckling 

This review was published 01/30/2020 at www.jamessuckling.com

Time Posted: Feb 19, 2020 at 2:20 PM
Anna Campbell
 
February 11, 2020 | Anna Campbell

2018 Temperance Hill Pinot Noir - 92 Points

Our 2018 Temperance Hill Pinot Noir was awarded 92 points by James Suckling:

"Impressive depth to the nose with ripe red cherries and mixed berries, as well as fine, spicy complexity. The palate has ample fruit flesh and a very focused delivery of red cherries, wrapped in fine tannins. Elegant and long. Drink or hold." - James Suckling

JamesSuckling.com uses a 100-point scale, with 90 points or more being outstanding. "It’s a wine I want to drink a glass of and is an outstanding purchase." - James Suckling 

This review was published 01/30/2020 at www.jamessuckling.com

Time Posted: Feb 11, 2020 at 2:06 PM
Anna Campbell
 
February 4, 2020 | Anna Campbell

2018 Shea Pinot Noir - 92 Points

Our 2018 Shea Pinot Noir was awarded 92 points by James Suckling:

"Very seductive aromas of rose-like red flowers lead the nose. Wet stones and red fruits, too. The palate has a very plush and attractively ripe core of fleshy cherries and a smoothly cast finish that holds really fresh. Drink or hold." - James Suckling

JamesSuckling.com uses a 100-point scale, with 90 points or more being outstanding. "It’s a wine I want to drink a glass of and is an outstanding purchase." - James Suckling 

This review was published 01/30/2020 at www.jamessuckling.com

Time Posted: Feb 4, 2020 at 1:58 PM
Anna Campbell
 
February 4, 2020 | Anna Campbell

91 Points - 2018 Meyer Pinot Noir

Our 2018 Meyer Pinot Noir was awarded 91 points by James Suckling:

"Some earthy and undergrowth aromas here with a thread of cedary oak. The palate is very juicy with pronounced acidity driving keenly articulated fruit flesh. Drink or hold." - James Suckling

JamesSuckling.com uses a 100-point scale, with 90 points or more being outstanding. "It’s a wine I want to drink a glass of and is an outstanding purchase." - James Suckling 

This review was published 01/30/2020 at www.jamessuckling.com

Anna Campbell
 
February 4, 2020 | Anna Campbell

91 Points - 2018 Zenith Pinot Noir

2018 Zenith Shelf Talker

Our 2018 Zenith Pinot Noir was awarded 91 points by James Suckling:

"Attractive aromas of red-cherry pastry and orange peel with spicy notes, too. The palate has a handsomely juicy and gently grainy feel with plenty of ripe red-fruit flavor on offer. Drink or hold." - James Suckling

JamesSuckling.com uses a 100-point scale, with 90 points or more being outstanding. "It’s a wine I want to drink a glass of and is an outstanding purchase." - James Suckling 

This review was published 01/30/2020 at www.jamessuckling.com

Time Posted: Feb 4, 2020 at 1:45 PM
Anna Campbell
 
February 1, 2020 | Anna Campbell

90 Points for our 2018 Chardonnay

Our 2018 Chardonnay was awarded 90 points by James Suckling:

"This chardonnay offers fresh, ripe-pear and pastry aromas, as well as buttery notes. The palate has a rich, honey and buttery style, too. Certainly a riper edition of this wine. Drink now." - James Suckling

JamesSuckling.com uses a 100-point scale, with 90 points or more being outstanding. "It’s a wine I want to drink a glass of and is an outstanding purchase." - James Suckling 

This review was published 01/30/2020 at www.jamessuckling.com

Time Posted: Feb 1, 2020 at 1:38 PM
Anna Campbell
 
October 2, 2019 | Anna Campbell

Holiday Catalog

Pike Road is here to help you prepare for the holiday season!

Whether you’re stocking your cellar in anticipation of company and holiday meals or sending someone a special gift, we’d be honored to be part of your holiday celebrations. You can view our holiday offerings in our catalog and in our online shop. Thanks to some great reviews, this year we've included our 90+ Point Trio of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir & Pinot Gris.

We offer volume and club discounts for half-case and mixed-case purchases and we’re happy to help you with a custom gift for someone special in your life. Cheers!

We also offer:

Custom Gift Packages
Corporate Gifts
Electronic Gift Certificates
(One Year) Gift Wine Club Memberships

Contact us to arrange:

dane@pikeroadwines.com

(503)852-3185

Time Posted: Oct 2, 2019 at 3:56 PM
Anna Campbell
 
July 19, 2019 | Anna Campbell

93 Points for our 2017 Zenith Vineyard Pinot Noir in James Suckling

Our 2017 Zenith Vineyard Pinot Noir received a fantastic 93 points from James Suckling. Here's what they had to say:

"Rich dark plums and some foresty and earthy notes abound with a wealth of flesh and smooth-grained tannins on the palate. Rich finish. Holds well. Good potential here. Drink or hold." - James Suckling

JamesSuckling.com uses a 100-point scale, with 90 points or more being outstanding. "It’s a wine I want to drink a glass of and is an outstanding purchase." - James Suckling 

This review was published 05/14/2019 at www.jamessuckling.com

Time Posted: Jul 19, 2019 at 1:16 PM
Anna Campbell
 
July 19, 2019 | Anna Campbell

94 Points for our 2017 Meyer Vineyard Pinot Noir in James Suckling

Our 2017 Meyer Vineyard Pinot Noir received a fantastic 94 points from James Suckling. Here's what they had to say:

"This has an earthy and alluring nose with a wealth of bright red cherries and blueberries that carry abundant complexity with ease. The palate is smoothly arranged and delivered as layers of pastry-like tannins that carry red cherries long and fresh. Immaculate pinot. Drink or hold." - James Suckling

JamesSuckling.com uses a 100-point scale, with 90 points or more being outstanding. "It’s a wine I want to drink a glass of and is an outstanding purchase." - James Suckling 

This review was published 05/14/2019 at www.jamessuckling.com