Dan Berger (Vintage Experiences) 2/21 Dan reviews Youngberg Hill wines for his oenophile focused newsletter. He rates the 2012 Jordan Pinot Noir as “Exceptional”; and of the 2012 Cuvee he says “The wine is a bargain at $30”.


Todd Godbout (Wine Compass) 2/20 Virginia. Todd meets Wayne at The Wine Cabinet in Reston, learns about Willamette Valley and tastes through the 2012 Vintage


Seattle Times 2014 Top 50 Wines – includes the 2012 Cuvee Pinot Noir; which is described by Seattle Times wine columnist Andy Perdue as follows: “This is classic McMinnville pinot noir, with dark, brooding fruit and firm underpinnings”.

TheFiftyBest_Willamette_Valley_PinotNoir_SilverMedal_2015 awards Silver for Youngberg Hill 2011 Oregon Pinot Noir. is an award-winning online guide to fine living, featuring rated listings from unbiased surveys and tastings. This is the first time shined its spotlight on Oregon’s Willamette Valley Pinot Noir


Greg Walters (Pinot Report) 7/15 reviews the 2012 Cuvee of Pinot Noir (92 Points) and the 2012 Jordan (91 Points). Both receive an “Outstanding” rating


Dave McIntyre (Washington Post) 7/18 Dave reviews the 2012 Cuvee Pinot Noir and gives it a 2½ out of 3 star rating


Brian Calvert (Northwest Wine Night Radio) 7/9/14 Interviews Wayne for his weekly show


Rusty Gaffney (Prince of Pinot) 6/22/14 Rusty dines, tours, tastes, reviews and interviews Wayne during his annual Willamette Valley tour


Winslow & Becca Jenkins (Sips with Friends) 6/12/14 Winslow & Becca taste, interview, and photograph for their article “Hands off the wine! The art of leaving it alone at Youngberg Hill”


Oregon Wine Awards 6/1/14 Youngberg Hill wins DOUBLE GOLD for the 2010 Youngberg Hill Barrel Select, McMinnville