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12 California Rhônes

These exciting reds show that Syrah and Grenache continue to gain in popularity and quality in California
James Laube
Posted: July 6, 2009

We've come to expect exceptional Syrahs from California. In many respects this Rhône Valley transplant's rise in quality parallels that of Pinot Noir. It just keeps getting better. The dozen reds featured this week are mostly Syrahs or blends that include sister Rhône grapes such as Grenache.

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