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2010 Soter Vineyards Pinot Noir North Valley Willamette Valley
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About Soter Vineyards

Tony Soter made his name with Cabernet Sauvignon in California at Spottswoode, as well as with his own Etude label. But to show he was serious about Oregon Pinot Noir, he relocated to the Willamette Valley. The time and energy he's devoted to the vineyard is evident in his intensely fruity, layered Pinots that do not sacrifice balance or focus for power.

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2010 Soter Vineyards Pinot Noir North Valley Willamette Valley

Producer: Soter Vineyards
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Pinot Noir
Origin: Oregon
Region: Willamette Valley

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90 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - July/August 2012

Dark red.  Fresh cherry and black raspberry aromas are complicated by Indian spices, fresh lavender and cola.  Fleshy and appealingly sweet on the palate, with cherry and dark berry flavors enlivened by slow-building florality.  Finishes smooth and long, with lingering spiciness and very good breadth.

90 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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Pinot Noir

Adored by critics, prized by collectors, Pinot Noir is one of most tantalizing yet temperamental varietals in the world. For many wine enthusiasts, this is part of the appeal of Pinot -- it doesn't reveal its charms easily. Pinot Noir's virtue also stems from the unique characteristics of the grape. The skins are especially delicate, which accounts for the lighter color and body of finished wine. But, despite the delicacy, the best wines have excellent backbone and...
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