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Magazine Archives: June 15, 2018

A Classic Revisited

Oregon’s 2008 Pinot Noirs have shed their firm tannins yet retain their vitality
Harvey Steiman
Issue: June 15, 2018


In Harvey Steiman's three decades of reviewing Oregon Pinot Noir for Wine Spectator, the dazzling 2008 vintage produced more outstanding ratings and more classic ratings than any year before it. In 2018, he revisits the several dozen 2008s stashed away in the temperature-steady cellar of Wine Spectator's Napa office.


For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 15, 2018.

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