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2010 Aristocrat Gewurztraminer

Aristocrat 2010

2010 Aristocrat Gewurztraminer Yes that is right, Idealist Wines has dry Gewurztraminer! In 2010 we seized the opportunity to buy some excellent organically grown Gewurztraminer grapes from Oak Ridge Vineyard. This fruit was top shelf, pampered, and high quality. Like

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2009 Historian Pinot Noir

Historian 2009

2009 Historian Pinot Noir From bloom to glass every year is full of stories. As a winemaker, I must choose which tale to tell in each bottle. So I wait and let the wine show me its story. Some wines

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2009 Diplomat Pinot Noir

2009 Diplomat label

2009 Diplomat Pinot Noir The Diplomat is comprised of two vineyard sites in the Willamette Valley. The first, Mistletoe Vineyard is tucked into the hills behind Dallas Oregon. The second, Rodriguez Family Vineyard, is located in between McMinnville and Dundee

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2008 Idealist Pinot Noir

2008 Idealist label

2008 Idealist Pinot Noir Achieving the Idealist was like rolling a dice ten times and getting a six on every roll. The regularity of it transcends luck. It was just destiny. From the Yamhill-Carlton district, the 2008 vintage achieved near

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