VOLUME 9, ISSUE 24
May 5, 2013
ARTICLES IN THIS ISSUE:
Cork Dork Etude: Inspired Wines of the Carneros the Gardener: Got Organic Grapes? Bravium: Relish the Acidity Rivers-Marie: 2010 & 2011 Reflect the Challenges of Farming on the Edge Dunstan Wines from Durell Vineyard Foursight Wines: Family Excels with Pinot COBB Wines: No Wine Before Its Time Sips of Pinot: Wines Tasted Recently Rosé and Chardonnay: Recently Sampled Wines Pinot Briefs
Hand crafted wines by Michael Lundeen, who gained his winemaking experience at Willakenzie, Domaine Serene, Belle Pente, and Illahe in Oregon and Castello di Verduno in Italy. He has two labels: Lundeen is a value-priced source of Pinot Gris, Syrah and Pinot Noir (Willamette Valley and Reserve Willamette Valley), and Genius Loci is a boutique, higher end label.
The wines are sold through a mailing list, with some retail distribution within Oregon.
See Genius Loci Wines.
Articles About Lundeen
2010 Lundeen Reserve Willamette Valley Pinot Noir
13.0% alc., 100 cases, $30. From Genius Loci Wines. Sourced from Ana Vineyard in the Dundee Hills (40%) and Illahe Vineyards in the Willamette Valley (60%). Aged 18 months in 25% new French oak barrels. · Moderately light reddish-purple color in the glass. A little reduction upon opening blows off revealing aromas of red cherries, raspberries, cranberries and a hint of tobacco oak. Light red fruits are featured with oak in the background. Gentle tannins and lively acidity make for easy drinking. Decent. Reviewed May 5, 2013 ARTICLE »
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