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13 Hearty Rhône Reds from California

New reviews of Syrah, Grenache, Mourvèdre and more from the Golden State
Thomas Sanders
Bedrock owner and winemaker Morgan Twain-Peterson and his Great Pyrenees, Caritas
Tim Fish
Posted: January 22, 2018


This week's selection of new releases from California is all about diversity. You'll find every main red Rhône variety—Syrah, Grenache, Mourvèdre, Petite Sirah and blends thereof—as well as a range of winemaking styles. From ripe and muscular to sleek and earthy, there's something for everyone. Get the scores and tasting notes!

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