Highly Rated Willamette Valley 2014s

We've been racking up the reviews for 2014 Willamette Valley Pinots. Today we have a couple newbies and a couple greatest hits, from $22 to $80. Get them while the shipping weather is perfect.

Harper Voit Pinot noir Strandline 2014

$35.95 in any 12 bottle or Build a Case* order ($39.95 regular) 

94 points Wine Spectator: "Taut, focused and vibrant up front, broadening into an open-textured beauty that delivers black cherry, boysenberry, fresh anise and mineral flavors. Shows terrific presence on the finish. Drink now through 2024." Made by Drew Voit, former associate winemaker for Domaine Serene and winemaker for Shea Wine Cellars -- the guy knows Pinot. 

Battle Creek Pinot noir Willamette Valley Reserve 2014

$22.45 in any 12 bottle or Build a Case* order ($24.95 regular) 

92 points Wine Spectator: "Focused and sleek, with plum and currant flavors at the core, enhanced by silvery glints of cream, floral and spice notes. Finishes harmoniously. Drink now through 2024." Made by Sarah Cabot, former winemaker for Omero, who crafted some beauties while there and keeps it rolling.  

Bergstrom Gregory Ranch Pinot noir 2014

$56.65 in any 12 bottle or Build a Case* order ($62.95 regular)

94 points Wine Spectator: "Broad and spicy, with pepper, white chocolate and bay leaf overtones to the rich cherry and raspberry fruit. Glides into a generous and open-textured finish. Drink now through 2024." Josh Bergstrom's wines just keep getting better, which is saying a hell of a lot, considering he's been one of the most respected winemakers in the Valley for years.

Beaux Freres Beaux Freres Vineyard Pinot noir 2014

$80.99 in any 12 bottle or Build a Case* order ($89.99 regular)

95 points Wine Spectator: "Supple, expressive and multilayered, with plum, currant, pomegranate and violet flavors coming together harmoniously, persisting into a long and exceptionally well-balanced finish. Drink now through 2024." Beaux Freres is one of the biggest names in Willamette Valley wine -- do not be at all surprised if this wine lands on Spectator's Top 100 of 2016.