USQ | Exploring the Sub-Regions of Willamette Valley with ROCO WineryMarch 26 2019 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
13 E. 13th Street, New York, NY 10003
Meet Winemaker Rollin Soles of ROCO Winery. Born and raised in Texas, Rollin has been making exemplary Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, and Sparkling Wine in Oregon for the last three decades. His very first ROCO vintage was poured in the White House, and since, he was named one of the “20 Most Admired Winemakers in North America.”
Rollin's ROCO Winery is consistently raising the bar of what Oregon wine can be. With a deep scientific background along with an abiding love of research, Rollin is consistently unlock the potential of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay grapes.
In this class, Rollin is providing his personal interpretation of what’s unique about the sub-AVA’s (regions) of Willamette Valley. Additionally, he will share a bit of Big Picture “terroir” while examining how the region's terrior affects not only Pinot Noir but also Chardonnay.
The Wines (UPDATED list)1. ROCO Winery RMS Brut
2. ROCO Winery RMS Gravel Road Chardonnay
3. Dundee Hills: ROCO Purple Hands Kropf Pinot Noir
4. Eola Amity: Argyle Nuthouse Pinot Noir
5. Yamhill Carlton: ROCO Marsh Estate Pinot Noir
6. Chehalem Mountains: ROCO Private Stash Pinot Noir