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Everything You Need to Know About Gamay – Food & Wine

July 11, 2022

From their base in Newberg, Oregon, Ribbon Ridge produces excellent wine across their portfolio, but the estate Gamay Noir, crafted from vines planted in 1985, is a small-production gem worth looking for.

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2003 RR Pinot Noir – Michael Chelus, Nittany Epicurean

July 5, 2022

2003 RR Pinot Noir I’ve really enjoyed exploring the excellent portfolio of Ribbon Ridge Winery as part of my series bringing you the best wines from across Oregon. The last wine we tried from this winey was an aromatic white wine – the 2021 Ridgecrest Old Vine Pinot Gris produced & bottled by Ribbon Ridge Winery. Today, …
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2021 Ridgecrest Old Vine Estate Pinot Gris – Michael Chelus, Nittany Epicurean

June 11, 2022

2021 Ribbon Ridge Winery Ridgecrest Old Vine Pinot Gris Last month, my series bringing you the best wines from across Oregon brought us back to Ribbon Ridge Winery for a white wine – the 2018 RR Riesling bottled by Ribbon Ridge Winery. Let’s go back to Carlton now for another great white wine from this winery: 2021 …
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Robb Report June 6, 2022

June 6, 2022

Meet the Winemaker Showing That Willamette Valley Pinot Noir Ages With the Best of Them And with a 17-vintage vertical available, Ribbon Ridge founder Harry Peterson-Nedry has done the work of aging it for you. By SARA L. SCHNEIDER Ribbon Ridge Winery The 2012 RR Willamette Valley Pinot Noir in my glass—made from the first …
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Oregon vineyard growers say extent of frost damage unknown

April 29, 2022

“You really need to wait until the buds push out before you find out what you got, and what you don’t have,” he said. “That is the key to this … patience and not making a judgment until they have made it themselves.” – Harry Peterson-Nedry

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Oregon Winemakers Still Reeling From Freak April Frost

April 28, 2022

This is only the second frost event I remember in my history of grape growing, which began 40-plus years ago,” says Harry Peterson-Nedry,

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94 Points Wine & Spirits – 2019 Ridgecrest Estate Pinot Noir

April 20, 2022

Lean and lithe, it has a streamlined elegance

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91 Points Wine Enthusaist – 2019 Ridgecrest Estate Pinot Noir

March 1, 2022

Ridgecrest 2019 Estate Pinot Noir (Ribbon Ridge) This steely and tart wine offers compact flavors of black fruit, clove, espresso, iron and mineral. It’s tightly coiled now—a cipher of a wine that should be decanted. PAUL GREGUTT RATING – 91 POINTS PRICE – $42, BUY NOW DESIGNATION – Estate VARIETY – Pinot Noir APPELLATION – Ribbon Ridge, Willamette Valley, …
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Oregon can stake a claim to making some of the world’s best riesling

December 28, 2021

Their riesling comes from the same vineyard on Ribbon Ridge, in the western part of the Willamette Valley, that Harry planted in the early 1980s. It is racy and energetic, a prime example of why Oregon can stake a claim to making some of the world’s best riesling.

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Worth a splurge…And a darn good wine.

December 16, 2021

The vineyard is predominantly marine-sedimentary soils, which give the wine a brooding dark-fruit character and umami savoriness that brightens a bit with some air. Try to enjoy this over two nights, if you can restrain yourself.

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