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Belle Pente

12470 NE Rowland Rd, Carlton, OR 97111, USA

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At Belle Pente (bell-pont') we are dedicated to producing high quality artisanal wines in partnership with nature and with respect for the environment. The name means "beautiful slope," describing our hillside vineyard site in the Yamhill-Carlton AVA of Oregon’s Willamette Valley. It also reflects the inspiration we draw from “old world” winegrowing traditions: that great wine is made in the vineyard and merely nurtured in the winery. We practice organic and biodynamic viticulture, carefully managing vineyard quality and yields through dry farming and intensive canopy management. Grapes are hand harvested and meticulously sorted upon arrival at the winery. Our 3 level gravity-flow facility is designed for gentle, natural winemaking in small lots, with minimal handling and manipulation, to preserve varietal integrity and the unique attributes of the time and place in which the wines were grown.
Belle Pente

Where distinction is grown.

True Willamette Valley

The Willamette Valley, Oregon’s oldest wine region, has two-thirds of the state’s wineries and vineyards and is home to more than 700 wineries. Framed by the Coast Range to the west and Cascades to the east, it is recognized as one of the premier winegrowing regions in the world. At 150 miles long it offers…