Sara Lehman (aka Somm in the City) 5/9 Sara tastes with Wayne in NYC and reviews this reds in her “Year Round Reds” article


Gabe Sasso (The Daily Meal) 4/23 NYC. Gabe reviews Pinot in The City, and Youngberg Hill’s 2012 Jordan Pinot Noir.


Jim Van Bergen (JVB Uncorked) 4/16 NYC. Jim & Wayne connect, dine and taste together, prior to Willamette Valley’s Pinot in The City event.


Fredric Koeppel (Bigger Than Your Head) 4/2 Fredric writes a bit about the history of Youngberg Hill, the Bailey property and favorably reviews the three 2012 Pinot Noirs


Paul Gregutt (Wine Enthusiast) March 2015 Print Edition. Paul explores value priced Pinot Noir for the print edition, and rates the ‘12 Cuvee “90 points” and an online exclusive in the buying guide


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