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As Oregon's top producer of Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir, our wines are often featured in the news. Read about the bottles getting attention and then taste why.

The Best Winery Restaurants in America

February 16, 2017

King Estate's renowned Restaurant is listed among the country's top 17 winery restaurants by Food and Wine magazine's website.

Best Winery Restaurants in America

Kansas City Lawyer brings King Estate to Fruition

January 04, 2017
Dave Eckert, Kansas City Star

With roots in Kansas City, King Estate Winery in Eugene., Ore., has become one of the state's most prominent wineries.

Lawyer who grew up in Kansas City brings King Estate to fruition

Largest Biodynamic Vineyard in U.S

October 11, 2016
Wine Industry Advisor

King Estate Winery is now officially the largest Biodynamic® vineyard in the United States as certified by Demeter USA.

King Estate Receives Demeter Certification

Acrobat Pinot Gris #1 Best Buy

October 05, 2016
Wine Enthusiast

For the first time, an Oregon wine has topped Wine Enthusiast magazine's Top 100 "Best Buy" list for 2016. That wine is 2015 Acrobat Pinot Gris, produced by King Estate Winery.

Acrobat Pinot Gris is #1 on Wine Enthusiast's Top 100 "Best Buy" list for 2016

King Estate Among World's Top Wineries

June 06, 2016

King Estate is one of the top 10 places to enjoy a glass of wine, according to a blog published by Wayfair, an e-commerce home furnishings and décor website.

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King Estate on Track to Becoming Largest Biodynamic Vineyard in U.S.

April 27, 2016
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The gold standard in organic agriculture is to be certified as Biodynamic® by Demeter USA, and King Estate Winery in Eugene, Ore., is now officially “in conversion” to Biodynamic status.

King Estate Winery Joins Willamette Valley AVA

March 07, 2016
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King Estate Winery, a long-time and leading producer of Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir, has joined Oregon’s best known wine growing region, the Willamette Valley.

King Estate Pinot Gris wins Best of Class at Major Competition

January 08, 2016
SFGATE (San Francisco Chronicle)

King Estate and five other Oregon wineries are among the 165 “Best of Class” winners out of 7,162 entries.

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Wines By the Glass a Good Thing

January 07, 2016

Sunset wine editor Sara Schneider points out the advantages of wine on tap and gives King Estate’s popular Pinot Gris a nice nod at the same time. King Estate is a leader in wine on tap, winning two consecutive KEGGY awards from Free Flow Wines for taking more than half a million bottles out of circulation.

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King Estate starts new year with winemaking team promotions

January 05, 2016

King Estate Winery CEO and Co-Founder Ed King has announced the promotion of two members of the winemaking team to key new positions: Spencer Spetnagel to Associate Winemaker, and Barrett Rosteck to Assistant Winemaker.