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Category: Willamette Valley

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November 14, 2023

Wine Enthusiast BEST of Year Buying Guide

Wine Enthusiast highlights Old Bridge Cellars’ wines in their Best of Year 2023 Buying Guide

August 23, 2023

Maison L’Envoyé – Outstanding Willamette Pinot Noir

Tim Fish of Wine Spectator highlights only eight of Oregon’s Pinot Noirs in his recent coverage of the region, and includes Maison L’Envoyé’s Two Messengers Pinot Noir, scoring it at 92 points.

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May 27, 2023

Quick Pick: Light Wines for Summer

Selections of a Finer Kind Summer wines reflect a life more fun – grilling, get togethers, picnics, road trips, outdoor concerts, bonfires, lake time. Time to stock up and ready…

November 25, 2020

10 Vibrant Oregon Pinot Noirs at 90+ Points

WINE SPECTATOR TASTING HIGHLIGHTS 10 Vibrant Oregon Pinot Noirs at 90+ Points New reviews of outstanding 2018 and 2017 Pinot Noirs from top wineries in Willamette Valley By: Tim Fish…

July 3, 2019

Making Waves

Australian vintners navigate a changing marketplace with a wide range of distinctive wines Wine SpectatorAugust 31, 2019By MaryAnn Worobiec Quality, consistency, value and diversity continue to be the hallmarks of…

November 30, 2017

Chapter 24 Features in Oregon’s Burgundian Links

Oregon: The Burgundy Connection Decanter December 2017 by William Kelley With its Pinot Noir vines and marginal climate, Oregon has much in common with Burgundy. William Kelley explores the links…

January 25, 2017

The Rise of Soil: How to Shop for the New Dirty Trend

Soil, Not Grapes is the Latest Must Know When Picking a Wine Bloomberg January 25, 2017 by Elin McCoy OK, you know the names of dozens of grape varietals and…

November 1, 2016

Chapter 24 Deepens Its Willamette Roots

Chapter 24 Wines Purchases Witness Tree and Five Other Vineyards in Oregon’s Willamette Valley Wine Spectator November 1, 2016 by Harvey Steiman The Pinot Noir partnership involving Mark Tarlov and…

June 17, 2015

Wine and Artists at Chapter 24 Vineyards

Your Wine and Fine Art Fixes Wine Enthusiast July 17, 2015 by Christina Pellegrini Portland-based street artist Ashley Montague recently painted a must-see mural at this Willamette Valley winery, and…

March 3, 2015

Margaret River: One of the Most Underrated Wine Regions

The World’s Most-Overlooked Fine-Wine Regions? Wine Spectator March 3, 2015 by Matt Kramer MARGARET RIVER, Australia—I’m sure that you, every bit as well as I, can compile a list of…

February 2, 2015

Chapter 24 and Mason L’Envoye: Rethinking Oregon

A Place in the Sun: Oregon Succeeds in 2012 Wine Spectator February 2015 by Harvey Steiman There’s something for everyone among the wines arriving from Oregon through the coming year, with…

December 17, 2014

Great Scores for Western Australia and Oregon

Wine Spectator December Wine Reviews Wine Spectator Insider December 17, 2014 93 pts    Chapter 24 Pinot Noir Willamette Valley  2012 Taut and tangy, with sharp acidity set against ripe cherry,…

November 12, 2014

Splurge on a Pinot Noir for Thanksgiving

STL Today: Mason L’Envoyé A Pinot Noir for Thanksgiving November 12, 2014 by Gail Appleseed Thanksgiving is a time when a lot of people spend a bit more on a…

November 11, 2014

More Gold Medals For Dobbes Pinot Noir

The ‘Fifty Best’  Takes a Blind Look at Willamette Pinot Noir The November 2014 The Willamette Valley is Oregon’s leading wine region, with two-thirds of the state’s wineries and vineyards. It is…