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2005 Ken Wright Pinot Noir Shea Vineyard

UNITED STATES / OREGON / YAMHILL-CARLTON
  • 94 WA
  • 91 IWC
  • Variety
    Pinot Noir

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SKU: 61394-2005-750

This item is available by the case only

Total:
$52.95

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  • International Wine Cellar | Rating: 91

    ($45) Dark red. Spicy raspberry and kirsch aromas are lifted by vibrant floral notes of fresh violet and rose. Elegant, fine-grained and pure, with lively red fruit flavors and an exotic Asian spice element that mounts with aeration. There's a light touch here but also impressive concentration and a building floral quality on the long, sappy finish. I suspect that this would reward a few years of cellaring.
    Author: Josh Raynolds
    Issue: May/June 2007
  • Wine Advocate | Rating: 94

    The 2005 Pinot Noir |Shea Vineyard| is purple-colored with a superb aromatic array of pain grille, earth, spice box, black cherry, blueberry, and black raspberry. The wine is medium- to full-bodied with unusual depth for the vintage. There are layers of flavor, great integration, and a very long finish.
    Author: Jay Miller
  • Self | Rating: 92

    Author: DrinkBeHappy
  • Self | Rating: 86

    second try and still disappointing. Grapey and not really very good.
    Author: Jeffrey M989
Located in rural Carlton, Oregon, Ken Wright Cellars is devoted to showcasing the inherent quality of selected vineyard sites. With a clarity and breadth that is unequaled by other varieties, they believe Pinot noir best expresses the character of these sites. Rather than stamping wine with a varietal trademark, they see Pinot noir as a vehicle for conveying the aroma, flavor and texture of the location in which it is grown.

Collector Data For This Wine

  • 115 bottles owned
  • 29 collectors
  • Average collector rating: 89
    (Out of 29 collectors)