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Spindrift Cellars is continually featured in the press. Read the collection of stories and reviews below.

92 Rating

2015 OSU Woodall Vineyard Chardonnay
The Prince of Pinot

Light golden yellow color in the glass. Brims with aromas of lemon, lime, tapioca and underbrush. Modest in weight, but highly flavorful, offering flavors of lemon, pear and a hint of caramel…. Read More

Spindrift Cellars 2015 Vin Gris Rose 

Oregon Wine Press

Bright stone fruit like nectarine and apricot and fresh herbs tease your nose, while crisp apple, ripe pear, tropical kiwi and sour cherries dance across the palate for a wine versatile and definitely food-friendly. … Read More

90 Rating Spindrift Cellars 2016 Rosé Review
Wine Enthusiast Magazine

Pale salmon in color, but quite robust in flavor and alcohol, this brings concentrated flavors of watermelon and raspberries… Read More

89 Rating Spindrift Cellars 2014 Reserve Pinot Noir Review
Wine Enthusiast Magazine

The year 2014 was a fine vintage for reserve-level wines, and this one brings concentrated cherry-berry fruit… Read More

89 Rating Spindrift Cellars 2014 Pinot Noir Review
Wine Enthusiast Magazine

This displays the bright and polished fruit of this excellent vintage.
Highlights are pretty cherry and strawberry candy… Read More

Tansey Reviews

Noir has a dark plum color with a medium stain. The Spindrift Pinot Noir is pretty dark for a typical Pinot Noir. Powerful aromas of cranberry, … Read More

Spindrift Cellars 2013 Bovine Pinot Noir Review
Wine Enthusiast Magazine

The fragrant mix of flowers and fruit introduces a wine already moving into secondary fruit flavors…. Read More

Spindrift Cellars Pinot Noir – Smooth Sailing
Reverse Wine Snob®

Today’s wine takes its name from word spindrift which is the spray that comes off the tops of waves on a windy day; however… Read More

Spindrift Cellars 2013 Pinot Noir
Great Northwest Wine

Matt Compton, who left New Jersey to oversee a research planting of vineyard for Oregon State University, celebrates his 10th anniversary as a commercial winemaker … Read More

The Frugal Wine Gal: Spindrift Cellars Pinot Blanc

I cannot get over this nice weather we have been having! I’ve been sipping on all sorts of white wines, … Read More