92 PTS ~ '08 Lachini Family Estate Pinot Noir, Chehalem Mountains
Lithe, supple and deceptively generous... blossoms with beautifully rendered red berry, floral, mineral and cocoa flavors more...
91 PTS ~ '08 Lachini Pinot Noir, Cuvee Giselle, Chehalem Mountains
The 2008 Pinot Noir Cuvee Giselle is medium ruby colored with a lovely perfume of framboise, rose petal, and incense. more...
93 PTS WINE ENTHUSIAST ~ '07 Lachini Vineyards Pinot Noir, Cuvee Giselle, Chehalem Mountains

Displays an intriguing aromatic array of smoke, mineral, earth notes, spice box, and black fruits

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TOP 50 NEW WORLD PINOT NOIRS - Decanter, June 2009 ~ '05 LACHINI Pinot Noir, Cuvee Giselle!
TOP 50 NEW WORLD PINOT NOIRS - Decanter, June 2009 ~ '05 LACHINI Pinot Noir, Cuvee Giselle!

 

90 PTS ~ 2008 Lachini Pinot Noir S, Chehalem Mountains
The 2008 Lachini 'S' Pinot Noir is light in weight and firm in texture, with a layer of sassafras and black pepper around a lithe core of dark plum... more...
90 PTS ~ 2009 Lachini Rose of Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley
2009 Lachini Rose of Pinot Noir is tight, dry and tasty for its strawberry, tangerine and white pepper flavors, finishing with real length. more...
92 PTS ~ '07 Lachini Red Wine, LA CONTRADA, Walla Walla Valley
The 2007 Lachini Red Wine, LA CONTRADA is suble, complex and elegant, with a juicy feel the the currant, plum and blackberry fruit... more...
92 PTS ~ '06 Lachini Cabernet Sauvignon, LA BESTIA, Klipsun Vineyard, Red Mountain
The 2006 Lachini Cabernet Sauvignon, LA BESTIA is firm in texture, this aristocratic wine has a sharp focus and a seamless connection more...
88 PTS ~ '09 Lachini Pinot Gris, Oregon
The 2009 Lachini Pinot Gris is light and fragrant, with pretty pear and walnut flavors, lingering easily. more...
91 PTS ~ 2006 Lachini Red Wine, il Mulinello, Klipsun Vineyard, Red Mountain
The 2006 Lachini Red Wine, il Mulinello ('swirl') is tannic, with a nice beam of blackberry, cherry and dark plum fruit...with a long, expressive finish. more...
90 PTS ~ '08 Lachini Family Estate Pinot Noir, Chehalem Mountains
The 2008 Lachini Estate Pinot Noir displays a nose of smoke, toast, earth notes, violets, and black cherry. Medium-bodied, ripe, sweetly fruited... more...
91 POINTS ~ '07 Lachini Vineyards Pinot Noir, Cuvee Giselle, Chehalem Mountains
Smooth and velvety, with a nubby feel to the tannins around a generous core of plum more...
90 POINTS ~ '07 Lachini Vineyards Pinot Noir, Lachini Family Estate, Chehalem Mountains

Dark ruby-colored, offers up an enticing bouquet of cedar, spice box, black cherry, and black raspberry

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Harper's Magazine ~
Lachini Vineyards featured in Harper's Magazine... more...
91 POINTS ~ '06 Lachini Pinot Noir, Dundee Hills, Ana Vineyard
Smooth and floral, with a violet note adding interest to the currant and plum fruit more...
91 POINTS ~ '05 Lachini La Bestia Cabernet Sauvigon, Red Mountain, Klipsun Vineyard
Firm in texture, but the tannins have a light touch around a lively core of raspberry, black cherry and dusky spice flavors more...
91 POINTS ~ '06 Lachini Vineyards Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley
Flavors of plum, cardamon and cream hover delicately around a crisp, tight frame, lingering expressively more...
90+ POINTS ~ '06 Lachini Vineyards Pinot Noir, Lachini Family Estate, Willamette Valley
Dark ruby-colored with an expressive nose of spice box, cherry, and black raspberry. With good structure more...
90+ POINTS ~ '06 Lachini Vineyards Pinot Noir, Lachini Family Estate, Willamette Valley
Dark red. Smoky cherry, cassis, vanilla bean and candied licorice on the nose, with allspice more...
90 POINTS ~ '06 Lachini Vineyards Pinot Noir, Cuvee Giselle, Willamette Valley
Deeply saturated red color. Expansive bouquet of dark cherry, vanillin oak, cola and tarragon. Deep and supple more...
90 POINTS ~ '06 Lachini Vineyards Pinot Noir, Ana Vineyard, Dundee Hills
Medium red color. Musky, raspberry and cherry on the nose, plus hints of woodsmoke, black tea and dried flowers. more...
92 POINTS ~ '05 Cuvée Giselle Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley
Cuvee Giselle is the top 8 barrels from the vintage; essentially the winery's reserve. more...
The San Francisco Chronicle's TOP 100 WINES in 2006
Lachini Vineyards in elite company with two TOP 100 WINES!  more...
91 POINTS (Cellar Selection) ~ '04 Lachini Family Estate Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley
The best wine this estate made in 2004, this is comprised of half Pommard/half Dijon clones, aged a full year in French oak more...
90 POINTS ~ '05 Lachini Pinot Gris, Oregon
Here's a very seductive Pinot Gris, more...
90 POINTS ~ '04 Cuvee Giselle Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley
Cuvee Giselle is the top four barrels from the vintage; essentially the winery's reserve. more...
90 POINTS ~ '04 Lachini Vineyards 'S' Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley
Lachini's S is a remarkable wine, broad and lush, heavily extracted, and plump with ripe strawberry fruit. Succulent, thick and chocolaty, more...
90 POINTS ~ Lachini Pinot Noir Willamette Valley Cuvée Giselle 2004
Smooth and velvety, offering distinctive sassafras-scented cherry and blackberry flavors more...
PACIFIC NORTHWEST WINE OF THE WEEK
In just its second release, this tiny Yamhill County winery has found its stride. The wine is made by Isabelle Dutartre, a Burgundian-trained winemaker who commutes from her home in France. more...
90 POINTS ~ '04 Lachini Pinot Noir 'S' Willamette Valley
A reserved and somewhat somber nose of briar, earth, game and a complex mix of red and blue pinot....this is clearly built to age more...
THREE AND A HALF STARS ~ 2005 Lachini Vineyards Oregon Pinot Gris
THE CHRONICLE'S WINE SELECTIONS Oregon Pinot Gris Friday, October 13, 2006
Rich, well-ripened and almost unctuous, this glass-stoppered wine has loads of lovely white peach, just-ripened pear, hints of mineral and stone, and is balanced with a long finish more...
90 POINTS ~ '04 Lachini Vineyards Pinot Noir Cuvee Giselle Willamette Valley
Ruby-red. Spicy, vibrant bouquet of raspberry, kirsch, white pepper, rose pastille and mocha. Sweet and silky more...
89 POINTS ~ Lachini Vineyards Pinot Noir Cuvée Giselle 2004, Willamette Valley
Notes of smoked bacon are intermingled with casis and black cherries... a highly concentrated and structured wine more...
90 POINTS ~ Lachini Pinot Noir Dundee Hills Ana Vineyard 2004
Firm and focused, with a spicy cinnamon edge to the solid blackberry, currant and mineral flavors more...
89 POINTS ~ Lachini Pinot Noir Willamette Valley Lachini Family Estate 2003
Ripe and juicy, with a root beer note to the ripe cherry and currant flavors more...
87 POINTS ~ 2004 Lachini Vineyards Pinot Noir S Willamette Valley
Ruby-red. Smoky, ripe bouquet of cherry skin, ripe plum, graphite and violet. more...
88 POINTS ~ 2004 Lachini Vineyards Pinot Noir Ana Vineyard Dundee Hills
Light red. Spicy red berries on the nose, with notes of white pepper, cardamom and mint. more...
3 STARS ~ Lachini Vineyards '03 Estate & '04 Ana Vineyard Pinot Noirs
3 STARS / RECOMMENDED Lachini Vineyards '03 Lachini Family Estate & '04 Ana Vineyard Pinot Noirs! April '06 North American Pinot Noir review. more...
90 POINTS ~ Lachini 2003 LV Estate Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley
Lachini winemaker Isabelle Dutarte, who made half a dozen vintages at Domaine Drouhin and trained under Maison Drouhin, definitely has a DDO style going here. more...
91 POINTS (Editor's Choice) ~ Lachini 2003 S Pinot Noir Willamette Valley
...'made by Peter Rosback, who grabs the gold ring of extraction, weight and power without losing sight of varietal character or balance. Succulent, thick, toasty and laced with coffee and cherry tobacco, this wine is sheer enjoyment.' more...

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