Cellar Notes: August 2010

Walla Walla winery Chateau Rollat produces restrained, elegant, and complex wines that prove perfect pairs for foods.

07/14/2010 By Condé Cox


Cellar Notes: July 2010

Four perfect summer wines to enhance your backyard barbecue.

06/17/2010 By Condé Cox


Vine Decision

A guide to deciphering the ever increasing thicket of organic wine labels.

05/17/2010 By Condé Cox


Cellar Notes: May 2010

Where to go to get that premium corked vino.

04/16/2010 By Condé Cox


Cellar Notes: April 2010

Can we interest you in the noble, thick–skinned Spanish grape varietal called tempranillo?

03/16/2010 By Condé Cox


Cellar Notes: March 2010

Enjoy local saké from SakéOne, the only American-owned saké brewery (or kura) in the country.

02/15/2010 By Condé Cox


Cellar Notes: February 2010

The nebbiolos of the Piedmont region of Italy are some of the most food-friendly wines out there. Here are a few of our favorites.

01/19/2010 By Condé Cox


Cellar Notes: January 2010

Though the wines from Burgundy are the benchmark for pinot noir, some Oregon wines have narrowed the gap.

12/11/2009 By Condé Cox


Cellar Notes: December 2009

What's the top wine-selling store in Oregon? The answer could surprise you. Condé Cox looks at a few of the store's top wines.

11/09/2009 By Condé Cox


Our Critic’s Top Wine Picks

Taste the often overlooked gewürztraminer wines, whose piquancy crawls up into your nose like the scent of cloves, and will surely spice up your Thanksgiving.

10/09/2009 By Condé Cox

Cellar Notes

Oregon Chardonnay

09/18/2009 By Condé Cox

Cellar Notes

Oregon Chardonnay

09/10/2009 By Condé Cox

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Our Cup Runneth Over

More of the best Oregon wines that we couldn't fit into print.

08/18/2009 By Condé Cox

Pinot Primer

Fevers and Chills

The summer of 2006 brought a heat wave that changed pinots, learn how vineyards coped with the challenge.

08/18/2009 By Condé Cox

Get Yo Grape On

Oregon's 50 Best Wines 2009

Oregon's one of the best wine-growing regions in the world—and we have the guide to finding the best quality and the best value to match it.

08/18/2009 With Randy Gragg By Condé Cox


St. Innocent Winery

St. Innocent Winery winemaker Mark Vlossak is handcrafting some of Oregon’s best wines.

05/19/2009 By Condé Cox

Tasting Notes

Willamette Valley Syrah

A few Willamette Valley winemakers are beginning to make a name for themselves with syrah.

05/19/2009 By Condé Cox


Ponzi 2007 Whites and Rosés

Our Critic's Top Wine Picks

05/19/2009 By Condé Cox

Cellar Notes

Port Authority

The fortified wine known as port deserves a closer look.

05/19/2009 By Condé Cox


Bio Bottlings

What’s wine got to do with cow horns and chamomile?

05/19/2009 By Condé Cox