Thank you for coming along with us on our journey. For exciting news, past & present, we have assembled a few highlights to share some of our proudest moments.
TOP 100 WINES - 2017 & 2018
Each year, Wine Spectator editors survey the wines reviewed over the previous 12 months and select our Top 100, based on quality, value, availability and excitement.
MEET OREGON'S FRENCH WINEMAKERS
These pioneering expats have ventured to Oregon and are showing the world why this state is called the Burgundy of the Pacific Northwest.
OREGON'S PINOT NOUVEAU
The next wave of Willamette Valley stars includes nascent projects from industry vets and an artistic up-and-comer.
UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF LARRY STONE
Peers and protégés reflect on how the wine virtuoso’s keen intellect and generous spirit impacted their careers
A NEW WINERY
Top sommelier & winery consultant Larry Stone discusses his 66-acre vineyard and 18,000-case winery.
CHARDONNAY, THE OREGON WAY
Wine Critic, Eric Asimov, explains why Oregon’s chardonnays have improved so dramatically over the last decade or so.
LARRY STONE INTERVIEW
Jancis interviews Larry Stone - one of the best-known sommeliers in America.
REVIEW HISTORY FOR LINGUA FRANCA
The Prince of Pinot provides insight into the history of Lingua Franca and a listing of all Lingua Franca reviews to date.
I'LL DRINK TO THAT
This is a return to I'll Drink to That! for Larry Stone, who appeared in episode 172 back in 2014. That episode focused more on Larry's sommelier career, while this more recent interview covers his winemaking and work for wineries, which is diverse.
Lingua Franca’s sleek, state-of-the-art winery blends the spirit of Willamette Valley ingenuity with the soul of Burgundy’s winemaking traditions.
Jancis Robinson names the 2015 AVNI Pinot Noir one of the best wines to serve at a party.
MIMI’S MIND PINOT NOIR
Jancis Robinson awards the 2015 Mimi's Mind Pinot Noir 18 points upon a tasting last Spring.
THRILLING OREGON WINE
"Lingua Franca is unquestionably one of the most exciting new projects in years."