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Cherry Hill Winery Papillon Estate Pinot Noir Willamette Valley 2007

External Review by We Speak Wine:

Our Papillon Pinot Noir is a blend of Dijon clones 113 and 115 from our Cherry Hill estate fruit. This fruit comes from vines that are planted on our Nekia soil with southwest facing slopes at 300 feet elevation. We noticed in our frequent barrel tasting of the Dijon clones that our winery dog Daisy would anxiously wait for the leftovers from the wine thief. Since Daisy is a Papillon of French descent with a cultured palate, we decided that we would label this wine Papillon. As evidenced by this soft elegant pinot noir, our Papillon has indeed shown a discerning palate. We now follow the Papillon to the barrel of her choice and will only select that which she seeks. Daisy has just returned from a wine show in New York. Both were awarded best of show and their best days lie ahead. Both dog and wine are aging well. Come visit the Papillon at Cherry Hill Winery where she is part of the wine experience. She resides in cabin 4 where she hones her skills and greets our guests. (Note the w...

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Varietal: Pinot Noir
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Cherry Hill Winery:
Cherry Hill Winery is a newly-constructed 12,000 square foot winery in Oregon's Willamette Valley. We produce about 7,000 cases of estate-grown Pinot Noir each year from our 90-acre Cherry Hill vineyard as well as Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir Dry Rosé. Our wines are available in select retailers and restaurants, through this website, and in our own Cherry Hill tasting room. Give us a call and our... Read more
Cherry Hill Winery is a newly-constructed 12,000 square foot winery in Oregon's Willamette Valley. We produce about 7,000 cases of estate-grown Pinot Noir each year from our 90-acre Cherry Hill vineyard as well as Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir Dry Rosé. Our wines are available in select retailers and restaurants, through this website, and in our own Cherry Hill tasting room. Give us a call and our staff will be happy to assist you in finding Cherry Hill wines in your area. From harvest to bottling, it all takes place here amid the gentle greenery and sweeping views of our Eola Hills estate. Come visit our tasting room and see why we're more than just a bottle of wine. Read less

External Reviews for Cherry Hill Winery Papillon Estate Pinot Noir Willamette Valley

External Review
Source: We Speak Wine
03/01/2013

Our Papillon Pinot Noir is a blend of Dijon clones 113 and 115 from our Cherry Hill estate fruit. This fruit comes from vines that are planted on our Nekia soil with southwest facing slopes at 300 feet elevation. We noticed in our frequent barrel tasting of the Dijon clones that our winery dog Daisy would anxiously wait for the leftovers from the wine thief. Since Daisy is a Papillon of French descent with a cultured palate, we decided that we would label this wine Papillon. As evidenced by this soft elegant pinot noir, our Papillon has indeed shown a discerning palate. We now follow the Papillon to the barrel of her choice and will only select that which she seeks. Daisy has just returned from a wine show in New York. Both were awarded best of show and their best days lie ahead. Both dog and wine are aging well. Come visit the Papillon at Cherry Hill Winery where she is part of the wine experience. She resides in cabin 4 where she hones her skills and greets our guests. (Note the w...




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