Ponzi Vineyards

Ponzi Vineyards Pinot Noir Classico 2015
92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 92 This relatively new mid-level Pinot Noir is a mix of estate and purchased grapes aged for almost a year in one third new oak barrels. It's firm, compact and juicy, with red fruit set in an aromatic frame of crushed raspberry, lavender and thyme notes.  by Wine Enthusiast, PG,
Item Number: 30264
Case: $335.40

Ponzi Vineyards 'Tavola' Pinot Noir 2016
Tasting notes. This presumptuous nose of brambly blackberry notes, cinnamon stick, graham cracker and lavender is as intriguing as the palate which gives salted caramel, black tea and strawberry balsamic notes. The generous fruit provides a silky middle and soft finish with lingering spicy tannins.
Item Number: 29121
Case: $263.40

Ponzi Vineyards Pinot Noir Classico 2014
92  Wine Enthusiast 
James Suckling 91 Lovely aromas of dark fruits, flowers and hints of rosemary. Medium body, light tannins and a fruity and fresh finish. Delicate wine.  Wine Enthusiast 92 The first vintage for this re-branded, mid-level Ponzi Pinot is a doozy. Lovely aromatics offer a plush potpourri of plum,

Ponzi Vineyards 'Tavola' Pinot Noir 2015
Our wine for the everyday table is made entirely from Willamette Valley Pinot Noir, aged in French oak barrels and blended for a delicious early release. Generally a blend of up to 10 vineyards, this wine presents an extremely perfumed nose of spice and fruit, the mouth full and fruit-driven leading

Ponzi Vineyards 'Tavola' Pinot Noir 2014
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91 Who puts their lowest-priced Pinot Noir in 20% new French oak, and includes fruit from their best vineyards in the blend? Ponzi does, and the result is a terrific vintage for Tavola. Bright, compact, aromatic and lushly fruited with plum and black cherry, this is a stunning

Ponzi Vineyards 'Tavola' Pinot Noir 2013
"Warm aromas of ripe plum, cola, tobacco and cayenne frame the floral notes of violet and dried rose petal in the nose. The plush and silky mouth shows spicy black cherry and sweet almond while the juicy acidity and soft tannins make this wine dangerously approachable."~Winery notes

Ponzi Vineyards 'Tavola' Pinot Noir 2012
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 WS TOP 100 2014 Rank 53 "Fresh and inviting, with cherry and raspberry notes at the core, showing hints of cinnamon and hibiscus around the edges. The flavors float easily into the finish. Drink now through 2019."—H.S.  Wine Enthusiast 90 "Wonderfully fragrant, with a full-on

Ponzi Vineyards 'Tavola' Pinot Noir 2011
Wine and Spirits 90 "Best Buy"“Earth, spice and boundless fruit combine seamlessly in this attractive red, like a cru Beaujolais in its forward fruit and grounding of earth. Honest and straightforward, it’s a well-priced pinot to stock for midweek meals.” ~ Patrick Comiskey, August 2013

Ponzi Vineyards Pinot Noir 2010
89  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 89 "Reflecting – in comparison with Ponzis’ “Tavola” bottling – older vines from Laurelwood soils including two estate sites, their 2010 Pinot Noir displays purple plum and sour cherry with an undertone of marrow-rich beef stock. There is a slight, almost horseradish-like bite in the

Ponzi 'Reserve' Pinot Noir 2004
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91"Lithe, smooth and appealing for its refinement, offering meaty cherry and spice flavors. Finishes with modest intensity but real clarity. Drink now through 2014. 1,156 cases made. –HS"

Ponzi Vineyards Pinot Noir Tavola 2002
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91Smart BuyOpen-textured and deftly balanced to let the currant, plum and white pepper flavors emerge uncontested against fine-grain tannins. Has impressive length, too. Drink now through 2010.(WS)