Valentine’s Weekend and 2013 Cygnus Block Pinot noir Release

Come visit the tasting room Saturday, February 13 and Sunday, February 14, to taste the newest release from Brittan Vineyards: 2013 Cygnus Block Pinot noir This is the inaugural release of the Cygnus Block Pinot noir from our Estate vineyard in the McMinnville AVA. Only 70 cases were bottled of the 2013 Cygnus, making it … Continued

Exciting Times at Brittan Vineyards

Happy 2015!  This is already proving to be a very exciting year here at Brittan Vineyards.  First, we finally yielded 2 tons per acre last fall after nine years of diligent vineyard restoration.  The vineyard has never looked better and the 2014 wines are already showing themselves to be a stellar vintage. Another exciting event … Continued

Brittan 2009 Pinots Rated Highly by Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate

Our 2009 “Basalt Block” and “Gestalt Block”  Pinot Noirs were just ranked among the very  top wines of the vintage  by Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate.  Jay Miller had this to say about Robert’s winemaking: “He has succeeded in taming the herbaceousness often present in McMinnvile fruit while producing wines with low pH and firm acidity … Continued

Vinography

We just had a wonderful article posted by Alder Yarrow on Vinography. Vinography is internationally recognized as the most well written, well respected and perhaps most importantly, well read and visited online wine source. With scores ranging from 9 to 9.5 points, this is very exciting recognition for our wines. Alder contributes to many traditional … Continued