US-CRI-43-19

Pinot Noir 'Marjorie', Cristom

Pinot Noir 'Marjorie', Cristom

Certified LIVE Sustainable
• 100% Pinot Noir
• Marjorie Vineyard (Eola-Amity Hills AVA)
• Named after founder Paul Gerrie’s mother
• Marjorie Vineyard was the only existing vineyard on the property when Cristom was established
• 495-620 ft. elevation
• Planted in 1982, replantings in 2004
• East-southeastern aspect
• Columbia River basalts including Yamhill, Saum and Witzel soil series
• 50% 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
• 48% new French oak
• Traditional fining and unfiltered
• 519 cases produced
• 13.9% abv

Producer:
Vintage:
2019
Country:
United States
Region:
Oregon
Appellation:
Eola-Amity Hills
Variety:
Pinot Noir
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Press & Reviews

Wine Advocate

Score:
96
Date:
2021-12-16

James Suckling

Score:
95

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