Thursday, June 1, 2023

The Eyrie Vineyards

2019 The Eyrie Vineyards Pinot Noir "The Eyrie," Dundee Hills...$87.99
The 2019 Pinot Noir The Eyrie, which includes fruit from 54-year-old vines, has alluring aromas of cranberries, blackberries, orange peel, mushroom powder and pipe tobacco with streaks of flint. The medium-bodied palate is soft and juicy yet loaded with detailed, concentrated fruit, and it finishes with a flourish of earthy, spicy accents.
Rated 98/100 The Wine Advocate

2018 The Eyrie Vineyards Pinot Noir Sisters Vineyard, Dundee Hills... $49.99
Medium ruby, the 2018 Pinot Noir Sisters has an extraordinary perfume of raspberry preserves, blood orange, exotic spices and dried flowers. The light-bodied palate is elegant and seamless, with concentrated, fragrant fruit and a long, layered finish.
Rated 97/100 The Wine Advocate

2019 The Eyrie Vineyards Pinot Meunier, Dundee Hills...$47.99
The 2019 Pinot Meunier is expressive and detailed. It has a medium ruby color and aromas of wild red and black berries, orange peel, pipe tobacco, iodine and leather. The medium-bodied palate features restrained, mineral-driven fruit, chalky tannins, mouthwatering acidity and a long, spicy finish that calls you in for another sip.
Rated 96/100 The Wine Advocate

2019 The Eyrie Vineyards Chardonnay "The Eyrie," Dundee Hills....$87.99
The 2019 Chardonnay The Eyrie, matured in just 11.5% new oak, is expressive and singular, offering an alluring dynamic of ripe, spicy fruit and savory bass tones. A core of baked apple fruit is accented by scents of mushroom powder, flint, fallen leaves and cinnamon on the nose, shifting continually as it spends time in the glass. The medium-bodied palate is incredibly concentrated yet boasts focused acidity that drives its generous flavors into a long, flinty finish.
Rated 98/100 The Wine Advocate

2021 The Eyrie Vineyards Chardonnay Estate, Dundee Hills...$43.99
The 2021 Chardonnay Estate offers exotic aromas of ripe peaches, honey, pie crust, tangerine oil and musky floral perfume. The medium-bodied palate is satiny and expansive with an impressively concentrated core of spicy fruit. Its broad, mouth-coating texture is balanced by fireworks of fresh acidity, and it has a long, spicy finish with flavor that goes on and on.
Rated 96/100 The Wine Advocate

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