Wines

Gran Moraine wines showcase our tireless attention to detail in both the vineyard and the winery. We believe these wines are a true expression of the vintage, the Yamhill-Carlton AVA, and the culture of Oregon’s northern Willamette Valley.

Yamhill -Carlton

Rosé of Pinot Noir
Gran Moraine Rose of Pinot Noir Bottle

Vintage: 

2017

AVA: 

Yamhill - Carlton
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AROMAS:
Cavaillon, rose petal, confectionary sugar, beeswax, pineapple juice, tangerine, starfruit, maraschino cherry, honeysuckle nectar

FLAVORS:
Marcona almond, Chinese gooseberry, lemongrass, tamarind, watermelon

TEXTURE:
Sponge cake, bright cleansing acidity, very long citrus finish

 

Yamhill-Carlton

Rosé of Pinot Noir 1.5L
Gran Moraine Rose of Pinot Noir Bottle

Vintage: 

2017
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AROMAS:
Cavaillon, rose petal, confectionary sugar, beeswax, pineapple juice, tangerine, starfruit, maraschino cherry, honeysuckle nectar

FLAVORS:
Marcona almond, Chinese gooseberry, lemongrass, tamarind, watermelon

TEXTURE:
Sponge cake, bright cleansing acidity, very long citrus finish

Yamhill -Carlton

Chardonnay
Yamhill-Carlton Chardonnay Bottle

Vintage: 

2016

AVA: 

Yamhill-Carlton
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AROMAS:
Peach, apple blossom, daffodil, brioche

FLAVORS:
Lemon curd, honeydew melon, white peach

TEXTURE:
Penrose stairs with cleansing gravely tannins on the finish, briny salinity, powerful, sleek, structured

Yamhill -Carlton

Pinot Noir
Yamhill-Carlton Pinot Noir

Vintage: 

2015

AVA: 

Yamhill-Carlton
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AROMAS:
Cranberry, boysenberry, rhubarb, briar patch, cassis, leather, dust, strawberry preserves, maple syrup, pine tree litter, sassafras

FLAVORS:
Racy pomegranate, spruce sap, huckleberry, tangelo; the finish rounds out with juniper berries and sandalwood mixed with cherry, milk chocolate, and herbes de Provence

TEXTURE:
Juicy tight tannins up front melting into a 70% coco dusty citrus mélange on the mid-palate; breaking like an ocean wave on the finish back toward the mid pallet pulling everything in a loop

Estate Reserve

Pinot Noir
Estate Reserve Pinot Noir

Vintage: 

2014

AVA: 

Yamhill-Carlton
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AROMAS:
Plum compote and sassafras, wild cherry, sphagnum moss, leather, rhubarb, dried herbs, forest floor, hedgehog mushroom; tobiko roe

FLAVORS:
Orange marmalade, barely ripe strawberry, smoked hazelnut, lightly roasted coffee, Thai basil

TEXTURE:
Cleansing bright red fruit followed by tannins reminiscent of orange zest. Beautiful acidity and balance, clear transparency, vibrant, youthful.

 

Dropstone

Chardonnay
 Gran Moraine Dropstone Chardonnay

Vintage: 

2015

AVA: 

Yamhill-Carlton
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AROMAS:
Vibrant Meyer lemon and peach, orange blossom, honeysuckle, brioche, kiwi fruit

FLAVORS:
Citrus peel, kumquat, golden delicious apple

TEXTURE:
Granitic mineral driven palate, gravelly tannins, bright acidity that is seamlessly integrated

Dropstone

Pinot Noir
2016 Dropstone

Vintage: 

2016

AVA: 

Yamhill-Carlton
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AROMAS:
Hedonistic cherry compote, Oregon strawberry, ripe raspberry plucked on a hot summer day, persimmon, braised duck breast, Thai basil, lemon oil

FLAVORS:
Astonishingly fresh pomelo, yellow foot chanterelles, cola, cranberry sauce, jasmine green tea, star anise, and barely ripe nectarine on the finish

TEXTURE:
Shape of a navel orange – round and finely textured – no end and no beginning