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9 Elegant Santa Barbara Pinot Noirs

New reviews of reds from California's Sta. Rita Hills, Santa Maria Valley and beyond
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Santa Barbara's terroir yields delicate yet well-structured Pinot Noir.
Kim Marcus
Posted: August 28, 2017


Santa Barbara is one of California's most distinctive winegrowing regions due to its unique topography, and these nine Pinot Noirs are a testament to the increasing diversity of this variety in the Golden State. Senior editor Kim Marcus walks us through the lay of the Santa Barbara land. Get the scores and tasting notes!

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