September 29, 2015

Vineyard: Lazy River

OwnersKirsten Lumpkin, Ned Lumpkin
AppellationYamhill-Carlton District
StoryOwned by Ned and Kirsten Lumpkin Planted in 1999 in Yamhill-Carlton District 31 acres of Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris (small amount of Riesling) North/south exposure at elevation of 250' to 425' Jory soil

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2011 Panther Creek Reserve Willamette Valley Pinot Noir

13.5% alc., 749 cases, $50. A barrel selection consisting of 72% Lazy River Vineyard and 28% Freedom Hill Vineyard fruit. Aged 18 months in 30% new and 70% neutral French oak. · Light reddish purple color in the glass. Aromas of red pie cherries, strawberries and spicy oak lead to an elegant, even delicate wine, offering flavors of red fruits, spice and oak. Reflects the vintage, with a paucity of fruit stuffing and ripeness. Score: 88. Reviewed August 25, 2014 WINERY » ARTICLE »