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 ". . . the young Alex Fullerton is a winemaker to watch in Oregon."

- Katie Kelly Bell, Forbes Magazine, November 2016

 

"An upstart Oregon operation that is shaping up to become one of the state’s rock star producers. . . .These wines are flat-out terrific and if you love to discover new Oregon gems you will want to be here . . . . these folks and their wines are going to lofty places!"

- Bryan Shuttleworth, The Cellar Door, April 2015

 

"8 Great Affordable Rosé Wines . . . . Minerals and spice around raspberry, watermelon, and lemon-lime."

- , Sunset Magazine, May 2017

 

"And they certainly were soulful wines on many levels, from their flavors to their story – a story that actually goes back to World War II. . . . As I tasted these wines and read about the owner, Eric Fullerton, I could not help but think of The Pianist . . . ."

- Cathrine Todd, Dame Wine, December 2016

 

"Not a typical “cherry bomb,” Five FACES tastes of caramel and roasted coffee in an Old World nod to winemaking."

- Julie Arnan, 425 Magazine, November 2016

 

 "As the meal progressed, we got to know Eric and Alex better, both their histories and their philosophies. There was a genuine warmth to this father and son’s relationship as they bantered back and forth, making jokes and good-naturedly teasing one another."

- Tracy Ellen Kamens, It's A Winederful Life, March 2017

 

October 2016

94 Editor's Choice 2014 Cooper Mountain Chardonnay

90 2014 Five FACES Pinot Noir

88 2014 Three Otters Chardonnay

 

December 2016

91 2014 Momtazi Vineyard Pinot Noir

90 2014 Croft Vineyard Pinot Noir

90 2014 Five FACES Pinot Noir

 

July 2017

93 points 2015 Fir Crest Vineyard Pinot Noir

92 points 2015 Momtazi Vineyard Pinot Noir

92 points 2015 Bella Vida Vineyard Pinot Noir

92 points 2015 Lux Chardonnay

91 points 2015 Five FACES Pinot Noir

91 points 2015 Lichtenwalter Vineyard Pinot Noir

90 points 2016 Three Otters Rosé

89 points 2015 Three Otters Pinot Noir

89 points 2015 Three Otters Chardonnay

 

March 2017

95 2014 Momtazi Vineyard Pinot Noir

93 2015 Five FACES Chardonnay

93 2014 Croft Vineyard Pinot Noir

92 2014 Five FACES Pinot Noir

92 2013 Five FACES Pinot Noir

 

 

October 2016

91 2013 Five FACES Pinot Noir

90 2013 Croft Vineyard Pinot Noir

89 2014 Three Otters Pinot Noir

  

"This Pinot was structured yet possessed a simple lushness that kept us wanting more, sip after delicious sip! We would likely enjoy the Three Otters Pinot all by itself since it had such a lovely, silky mouthfeel. . ."

- Michele Francisco, Winerabble, December 2015