Cristom Vineyards

Pinot Noir 'Eileen'

Pinot Noir 'Eileen'

Pinot Noir Eileen Cristom

Certified LIVE Sustainable
• 100% Pinot Noir
• Eileen Vineyard (Eola-Amity Hills AVA)
• Named after co-founder of Cristom Vineyards: Eileen Gerrie
• 545-737 ft. elevation
• Planted in 1997
• South, southeast, and eastern aspect
• Columbia River basalts including Jory, Saum, Nekia, RItner, Witzel, and Yamhill soil series
• 46% whole cluster
• 100% native yeast fermentation
• 1-3-punchdowns daily in 1.5-5 ton open-top fermenters
• Gently pressed in a pneumatic bladder press and moved to barrel by gravity
• 34% new French oak
• unfined and unfiltered
• 792 cases produced
• 13.5% abv

Info

Vintage:
2021
Country:
United States
Region:
Oregon
Appellation:
Eola-Amity Hills
Variety:
Pinot Noir
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Biodynamic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle US-CRI-40-21 6/750ml
Half Bottle US-CRI-40-21H 12/375ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

Vinous Media
Score
96
Date
2024-01-18
Decanter
Score
95
Date
2023-08-30
Jancis Robinson
Score
16.5+
Date
2024-02-22

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