100% Pinot Noir, sustainably farmed.
VINEYARDS This blend of the four single vineyard estate Pinot Noir sites produces the ultimate combined expression of the Cristom Estate. 100% Estate: Eileen Vineyard; Louise Vineyard; Jessie Vineyard; Marjorie Vineyard. All vineyards located in the Eola-Amity Hills of Willamette Valley.
SOILS Mostly 15.5 million-year-old Columbia River Basalt Group soils from the Grand Ronde. Some 200 million year old marine sedimentary soils in the Louise Vineyard.
VINIFICATION AND AGING Hand harvested and hand sorted. Some whole cluster. Malolactic fermentation occurs in barrel. Fined with egg whites, no filtration.