CALIFORNIA
HAWAII
J. CHRISTOPHER 'BASALTE' PINOT NOIR CHEHALEM MOUNTAINS
J. CHRISTOPHER

100% Pinot Noir, Clones Pommard & Wadenswil.

VINEYARDS Grapes come from the Appassionata Estate Vineyard, the Medici Vineyard (farmed by J. Christopher), and their neighbors at Lia's Vineyard, all located in The Chehalem Mountains AVA. All fruit is dry farmed and sustainable.

SOIL Volcanic

VINIFICATION AND AGING 100% destemmed before a native yeast fermentation. Followed by a naturally occurring malolactic fermentation. Wine is aged for 20 months in 25% new oak barriques. No fining or filtration.


WINE & SPIRITS
-2017-

WINE & SPIRITS
-2016-

WINE SPECTATOR
-2017-
PRODUCER J. Christopher
FARMING Sustainable
VARIETAL COMPOSITION Pinot Noir
REGION Oregon
APPELLATION Chehalem Mountains
SCORES
PRODUCT CODESIZE/FORMAT
JCR-440-10-17 12x750