Erath Vineyards

503-538-3318 9409 NE Worden Hill Road
Dundee, OR 97115
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Erath wines are an expression of the land that the winery has cultivated for more than 40 years, longer than any other winery in the Dundee Hills of Oregon. The red, iron-rich Jory soils, combined with gentle breezes and warming sunshine of a marine climate, have bestowed upon Dundee a terroir of note. It has given rise to the handcrafting phenomenon, and the art of Pinot. As one of Oregon’s wine pioneers, Dick Erath had always been as tenacious in his approach to Pinot as the Pinot grape is stubborn. The engineer-turned-viticulturist was first inspired to pursue winemaking in 1965 after an early garage experiment. After completing coursework at UC-Davis in 1968, Erath relocated his family from California to the untamed red hills of Dundee. An unheated logger’s cabin on 49 acres would serve as home – and ad hoc winery – for several years. The following spring, he planted the Dundee Hill’s first wine grapes – 23 varieties. Pinot Noir flourished. By 1972, Erath had Read more »

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  • Pinot Blanc

    History of the grape: Pinot Blanc was first grown in Burgundy and Champagne, France, and can be traced by some source...

  • Pinot Noir

    “With so voluptuous a perfume, so sweet an edge, they make the blood run hot,” Joel Fleischman, wine columnist at Van...

  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Gewürztraminer

    Gewürztraminer’s direct and obvious charm has made it a popular varietal in almost every corner of the wine world. Ex...

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  • Erath Vineyard Pinot Noir Oregon 2013


    Nice mix of old world and new. A touch of fruit with good acidity and light tannins. Would serve to guests. Read More

    Wine review by RandyFisher

  • Erath Pinot Gris 2013


    Binny's 12/2014. Read More

    Wine review by raindance

  • Mine started about six years ago when I met my wife.  We played volleyball in an adult league against each other and hit it off at the bar after.  We never drank wine together (only lots of beer) and the subject never came up.  We had been "dating" a few weeks when I invited her over to make us dinner.  She said she would bring a bottle of wine.... Read More

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  • Erath Oregon Pinot Noir 2012


    Excellent Pinot Noir! Very smooth with berry flavors subtle at first but keeps you coming back for more. I imagine this wine would be good aged for a couple of years. Read More

    Wine review by mark

  • Erath Pinot Gris 2013


    Golden color. Banana and lemon zest on nose. A little weight and some spice on palate. Soft and fruity, but not big. Could age well. Read More

    Wine review by worldsmith

  • Erath la Nuit Magique Pinot Noir 2009


    This light and fruity Pinot noir is easy to drink and perfect for fish, chicken, pork or veggies. It's a great value for the quality. This wine proves Oregon is a great Pinot Noir producing state! Read More

    Wine review by BeautifulCalamity

  • Erath Pinot Noir Oregon 2011


    No written review

    Wine review by mark

  • Erath Pinot Noir 2001


    Fantastic Pinot Read More

    Wine review by mark

  • Hey CBU1, nice to see a fellow North Carolinian on the site.  We're going to Portland in July and I've selected a number of wineries I'd like to visit.  We're staying in a VRBO in McMinnville and will do some day trips out into the valley.  I've done some research and found that there's a number of Wineries that have tasting rooms in the city, u... Read More

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  • Hello All,We're traveling from Portland to Napa along the Oregon Coast. Would love your recommendations for:1.  An exceptional vineyard tasting room near McMinnville.2. An association or coop, or other tasting facility that represents numerous Willamette Valley Pinot Noirs, again near McMinnville.Thanks very much, Carbonunit1 Read More

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