Best Northwest wines of 2015: 30-21

By on December 29, 2015

30. Blakeslee Vineyard Estate 2014 Estate Rosé of Pinot Noir, Chehalem Mountains, $32

blakeslee-logoThis superb rosé using grapes from Oregon’s Chehalem Mountains is as pretty to look at as it is elegant. It opens with aromas of apricot, peach and dried strawberry. On the palate, its flavors of cranberry compote, peach and white strawberry are backed by bright acidity. This wine earned a number of gold medals in 2015, including the Great Northwest Wine Competition and the best of class at the Grand Harvest Awards.

Rating: Outstanding!

Production: 400 cases

Alcohol: 13.9%

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Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.

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