Northwest NEWS

June 10, 2002


DeLille Cellars wines recognized

Decanter magazine selected the DeLille Cellars 1999 Harrison Hill Bordeaux-style wine as "Wine of the Month"giving the wine their highest rating of five stars. DeLille is located in Woodinville.
   The Wine Spectator, in its new Wine Spectator Weekly available only on the Internet at, selected the DeLille Cellars 1999 Chaleur Estate as a "Hot Wine," rating it 93 points (out of a possible 100), and said, "This wine is high-scoring, low-production wine and may be difficult to find, but worth seeking out."
   The Wine Enthusiast in its June 2002 issue rated all five of DeLille Cellars' current released wines, bestowing two "editor's choice selections" for 1999 Doyenne (rating of '93') and 2000 Chaleur Estate Blanc (rating of '92); a "cellar selection" for 1999 Chaleur Estate (rating of '91'); and excellent scores for 1999 Harrison Hill (rating of '90') and 1999 D2 (rating of '89').