Soter Vineyards, Mineral Springs Ranch Pinot Noir

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Soter Vineyards, Mineral Springs Ranch Pinot Noir

Oregon's Most Elusive Pinot Noir!
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Every December - like clockwork - we receive a minuscule amount of Oregon's most coveted Pinot Noir, Soter Vineyards Mineral Springs Ranch.

Get ahead of the stampede!

We've had a waiting list for each of the past four vintages. Among those vintages, the prior two received a well-deserved 98 points, each from James Suckling.

Before that press comes out for the newly released 2016 vintage, get ahead of the curve. 2016 was another fantastic release!

Don't hesitate... jump on this offer!

Why is the Mineral Springs Ranch regarded as THE Grand Cru of the Willamette Valley?

Soter's Mineral Springs Ranch is an exclusive Pinot Noir vineyard operated as a sustainable farm. Superb exposure, elevation, drainage and the cool North-western Oregon climate create consistently great wines. Natural springs, sandstone and siltstone provide minerality and nuance only found in the finest of Grand Cru red Burgundies.

Blueberries, cherry, violets, dried herbs, plum, and cedar will intoxicate you on entry. A signature of this wine is its palate that is perfectly balanced by velvety tannins, silky fruit, and a dash of spice on the finish. A real beauty today, the 2016 Mineral Springs Ranch has fantastic tension that will allow it to lay down for a decade.... if you can wait that long!

Few if any Pinots match the depth, elegance and nuance of Soter's Mineral Springs.

Order yours before it is gone!

$69.95 per bottle / $839.40 per case

Summary


THE MERCHANT'S MARK

96+ / 100

Blueberries, cherry, violets, dried herbs, plum, and cedar will intoxicate you on entry. A signature of this wine is its palate that is perfectly balanced by velvety tannins, silky fruit, and a dash of spice on the finish. A real beauty today, the 2016 Mineral Springs Ranch has fantastic tension that will allow it to lay down for a decade.... if you can wait that long!

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Soter's Mineral Spring Ranch Pinot Noir is regarded as the Grand Cru of the Willamette Valley. High on the hill, sandstone and minerality offer a complex nose of cherry and boysenberry followed by captivating notes of spice, cola and lavender. year after year, the palate is seamless with a bright and silky entry that transitions to an ample core of dark cherry and wild blackberry.


Product Details


Producer: Soter Vineyards

Country: United States

Region: Oregon

Sub Region: Willamette Valley

Varietal: Pinot Noir

Vintage: 2016

Size: 750ml

Code: W01605-1-1-1