Puffin Pinot Gris 2017
Oregon Wine Awards
Double Gold Medal
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This straw-colored Pinot Gris leads with pleasing aromas of green apple, pear and white flowers. Subtle aromas of apple blossoms, melon, and lemon zest follow and make this wine so inviting! In the mouth, this wine is well-balanced and smooth from start to finish. Fruit flavors of apple, apricot, pear and citrus fruit allow the wine to linger on the finish.

The 2017 Sunset International Wine Competition awarded our 2016 Puffin Pinot Gris a Silver Medal. One of the most prestigious wine competitions in the world, over 7100 wines were tasted by a blue ribbon panel of Masters of Wine, top wine journalists, and famous winemakers from all over the world.

2017 Readers’ Choice: Best Wine Shop

2017 Readers’ Choice: Best Wine Shop

Winner: The Wine Shack, Cannon Beach

Announced February 13, 2018

In announcing the award, Coast Weekend said this:

Store owners Steven and Maryann Sinkler try to offer just about anything a wine connoisseur could need at The Wine Shop in Cannon Beach.

The store offers a variety of wines, some from as far away as France, others as local as reds from the Willamette Valley, the Oregon Pinot Noirs or even a selection from The Wine Shack’s own line of Puffin wines. Many of the Puffin wines are well-decorated, including the 2016 Puffin Pinot Gris, which won a silver medal in the 2017 Sunset International Wine Competition.

The shop, located in the heart of downtown, is also known for its tasting room, as well as the recently added charcuterie, Provisions 124, which provides a variety of gourmet cheeses, coffees, salamis and breads to complement whatever bottle of wine was purchased next door.

But above all, Steven said what he thinks makes The Wine Shack stand out is customer service and a shared love for what they do.

“This is an honor. There are a lot of great places to buy wine, and we’re thrilled our customers chose us,” he said. “We’re tasting and researching all the time. We love what we do, and I think our customers can see that.”

This year, The Wine Shack hopes to introduce a best value rack, featuring highly rated wines for a modest price, Sinkler said.

Thank you for your support! – Steven Sinkler

Join the Wine Club!

An Invitation to Join
Puffin & Friends Wine Club

Dear Friends,

This is is unlike any other wine club you’ve heard of. In addition to offering our own delicious Puffin wines, we’re including amazing wines from some of our favorite Pacific Northwest wineries.   That’s right…you get Puffin wines AND wines from other local wineries. Because we own a wine store, we have access to the finest wines made in the Pacific Northwest.
– Steve

Three levels: Trio, Six Pack, Case | From $89 per shipment
Benefits include free tastings, discounts, Sommelier service

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