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WILLAMETTE: The Pinot Noir Auction raises more than $1 million

April 08, 2019

This weekend, the fourth annual Willamette Valley Wineries Association WILLAMETTE: The Pinot Noir Auction raised more than $1 million, surpassing all previous records. The auction comprised 92 lots from 89 winery participants with 86 one-of-a-kind Pinot noir lots, and six collaborative Chardonnay lots, all from the 2017 vintage. More than 450 members of the trade and media attended with 128 bidders representing 26 states and three countries