Head over heels for Acrobat

August 18 2010

This is the second year in the life of Acrobat, the brand we introduced last year with the 2008 vintage [...]

Acrobat & Signature Pinot Gris are 2 of 10 winners at the Pacific Coast Oyster Wine Competition

April 26 2010

At the end of the final judging, after the scores from each of the 3 cities were tallied, King Estate still had 2 wines among the 10 winners [...]

King Estate ranks among the most popular wine brands in America's top restaurants

March 25 2010

April’s Wine & Spirits Magazine, recognizes the most popular wines in America’s top restaurants [...]

King Estate shows gold in the S.F. Chronicle's annual competition

January 19 2010

Results are in and King Estate had two double gold medal winners and three gold medals. 2008 Signature Pinot Gris was also named one of the San Francisco Chronicle’s top 100 wines [...]

'08 Signature Pinot Gris is one of Wine Spectator Magazine's Top 100 Wines of 2009!

January 15 2010

Wine Spectator’s Top 100 Wines in The World is considered by many to be the authoritative list of the year’s best [...]

Acrobat Pinot Gris is Wine Spectator's Wine of the Week for December 28th, 2009 + Paired Recipe

December 29 2009

Wine Spectator has chosen 2008 Acrobat Pinot Gris by King Estate as the Wine of the Week for December 28th, 2009. Spectator also provided a nice recipe for a suggested pairing: Deviled Quails Eggs on Toast. [...]

Bill Daley for the Chicago Tribune: Eleven wines for gift-giving

December 02 2009

2008 King Estate Pinot Gris Signature Collection : From Oregon, a lively white with a very aromatic nose and softly ripe flavors of pear and honey spiked with a green apple zip. [...]

Food & Wine Magazine 10 Top Thanksgiving Bottles: 2008 Acrobat Pinot Gris by Ray Isle

November 01 2009

Food & Wine Magazine’s “10 Top Thanksgiving Bottles” by Ray Isle – Acrobat Pinot Gris by King Estate made the top 10, it’s the first white wine listed, and appears in their beautiful photograph. From the November issue. [...]

Seattle Times Wine Pick of the Week: 2008 Acrobat Pinot Gris by Paul Gregutt

October 25 2009

“Oregon’s King Estate is the country’s largest producer of pinot gris, and this is their newest, a value-priced offering with a slight hint of residual sugar and moderate alcohol (12.2 percent). Its ripe, fresh, spicy pear flavo…rs and crisp natural acids make it a surefire food wine. Turkey anyone?” by Paul Gregutt. [...]

Bill Daley for the Chicago Tribune: Meet food-friendly, fruity pinot gris

October 14 2009

Bill Daley, wine columnist for the Chicago Tribune, published some great reviews of King Estate Signature Pinot Gris and Acrobat Pinot Gris by King Estate. Two of his 3 “Winning Whites” with 3 corkscrew reviews! [...]