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Mt. Jefferson Cuvée Willamette Valley Pinot Noir

9.0803 ratings
9.0135 pro ratings
Willamette Valley, Oregon, USA
Pinot Noir
Turkey, Game, Exotic Spices, Soft Cheese, Duck, Goose, Salads & Greens, Potato, Quinoa, Farro, Brown Rice, White Rice, Pasta, Herbs, Nuts & Seeds, Mushrooms, Chicken, Meaty & Oily Fish, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Stew, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Salami & Prosciutto, Salmon, Quinoa, Shellfish
Top Notes For
John Willison

Light burgundy color. Crushed raspberry, cherry, and a bit of mushroom and damp earth. Lingering finish. Opens over time.

Light burgundy color. Crushed raspberry, cherry, and a bit of mushroom and damp earth. Lingering finish. Opens over time.

Oct 17th, 2018
Cathy Corison

Owner/Winemaker Corison Winery

9.2

Earth and fruit. Aromatic. From half bottle.

Earth and fruit. Aromatic. From half bottle.

Aug 7th, 2018
MaJ CappS

Smells of berry, cinnamon, Coffee.

Light to medium, with twigs and branches, christmas pepper berries, tip of the tongue acidity. The balance will certainly be better in a few years, I am totally drinking this way too young. Long day of flying, I do not recommend the hot read chile sauce I picked up this am with this wine. That’s for breakfast.

Smells of berry, cinnamon, Coffee.

Light to medium, with twigs and branches, christmas pepper berries, tip of the tongue acidity. The balance will certainly be better in a few years, I am totally drinking this way too young. Long day of flying, I do not recommend the hot read chile sauce I picked up this am with this wine. That’s for breakfast.

Jul 16th, 2018
John Howard

Harvest production at Hirsch and Cobb Wineries

9.3

Cherry, red plum, bazooka wrapper, rose petal, stems, thyme, iron, earth. Delicious!

Cherry, red plum, bazooka wrapper, rose petal, stems, thyme, iron, earth. Delicious!

Mar 27th, 2018
Jörgen Lindström Carlvik

Owner, Brix Wine Consultants

8.9

Lush and inviting, trying to please many. And successfully doing just that.

Lush and inviting, trying to please many. And successfully doing just that.

Mar 17th, 2018
Andrew Lohse

Earthy, smoky, brambly ripe raspberry. Herbal and mossy notes.

Earthy, smoky, brambly ripe raspberry. Herbal and mossy notes.

Mar 6th, 2018
Gina Shay

Juicy & cherry-licious.

Juicy & cherry-licious.

Oct 26th, 2017
Jack Murphy

Customer raves

Customer raves

2 people found it helpfulAug 18th, 2014
Holly Evans-White

2011 super tight, four days open or decant for best results. Once open, okay, not best effort from this good producer.

2011 super tight, four days open or decant for best results. Once open, okay, not best effort from this good producer.

2 people found it helpfulAug 16th, 2014
Jordan Wardlaw

The bright freshness and fruit-forward personality of the Mt Jefferson cuvée is spot-on year after year, making it a quintessential Willamette blend. Sweet red berries, roses, baking spice and just enough savory component to bring your nose down into the dirt. Just a tad saline and rustic. The open and approachable young-drinking nature of this wine gives it a very broad appeal.

The bright freshness and fruit-forward personality of the Mt Jefferson cuvée is spot-on year after year, making it a quintessential Willamette blend. Sweet red berries, roses, baking spice and just enough savory component to bring your nose down into the dirt. Just a tad saline and rustic. The open and approachable young-drinking nature of this wine gives it a very broad appeal.

1 person found it helpfulApr 20th, 2018