Rating 83+


No. 47

2007 Riesling
Umpqua Valley
$16, 1–2 years

A fine balance of acidity and residual sugar, with green-apple notes.


No. 48

Cooper Mountain
2008 Tocai Friulano
Willamette Valley
$14, drink now

Peach and pear flavors in this light, fruity, food-friendly wine made from a grape historically grown almost exclusively in the Italian Alps.

Rating 83-


No. 49

2008 Pinot Gris
$16, drink now

Concentrated, with green-apple and citrus flavors.


No. 50

2007 Pinot Noir
Willamette Valley
$15, 1–2 years

Tart but complex strawberry flavors.