Jezebel

Owner(s) Pam Walden
Web site www.willfulwine.com
 
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Second label of Willful Wine Co.

Reviewed Wines

2013 Jezebel Oregon Pinot Noir

13.0% alc., 2,300 cases, $18, screwcap. Second label of Willful Wine Co.. Sourced from several vineyards in the Willamette Valley and Umpqua Valley. Fruit was cropped to one and a half to three tons per acre and fermented in small lots with a variety of yeasts. · Light reddish purple hue in the glass. Aromas and flavors of red and blue berries with hints of spice, tar and oak. Light and elegant, with modest tannins, and bright, citrus-infused berries on the tangy finish. A solid, easy drinker for everyday enjoyment. Score: 87. Reviewed August 15, 2014 ARTICLE »

2011 Jezebel Oregon Blanc

12.5% alc., 595 cases, $14, screwcap. Riesling, Pinot Gris and Gewürztraminer are co-fermented in stainless steel with periodic lees manipulation. 7% Pinot Blanc and 3% Muscat are included. · This is a wine fashioned in the style of California’s Caymus Conundrum and equally appealing. Nearly clear in color, this wine offers an array of scents including muscat grape, white peach, banana and guava. A crowd pleaser with flavors of white peach and tropical fruits with modest richness and length. The flavors are most akin to Pinot Gris of all the varieties included. At 12.5% alcohol, one can enjoyed a few chilled glasses of this wine with no repercussions. A great apperitif. Good. Reviewed November 24, 2012 ARTICLE »

2011 Jezebel Oregon Pinot Noir

12.5% alc., 1,900 cases, $18, screwcap. A blend of fruit from Willamette Valley vineyards and vineyards in the Applegate Valley of southern Oregon. Cropped at 2 to 3 tons per acre. Mostly aged in neutral French oak with a small portion in stainless tanks. · Moderately light reddish-purple color in the glass. Oak-dominated nose with delicate aromas of darker red cherries and berries. Shallow, but pleasing flavors of deep red cherries finishing with a dry, tart cherry skin flavor. Very light and delicate with bright acidity, showing a topcoat of oak. Decent. Reviewed November 24, 2012 ARTICLE »

2005 Jezebel Willamette Valley Pinot Noir

Second label of Daedalus Cellars that was founded by Peter Rosback and Aron Hess. A blend of several vineyards. · A big, dark muscular wine with notable tannins. Dark fruits dominate the nose and juicy fruit flavors. Finishes with a tug of tannin and lively acidity. Recently bottled and will flesh out with time. A good match for hearty food. Reviewed August 28, 2006