10 Dazzling California Pinot Noirs

New reviews of reds from Santa Barbara, the Bay Area, Sonoma and more
10 Dazzling California Pinot Noirs
Courtesy of Chalone Vineyard Chalone, which makes wine from many cool-climate grapes like Pinot Noir, has its own namesake AVA in Monterey County.
Jun 11, 2018

There's a full playground of California Pinot Noir out there. The grape has a reputation for being finicky and hard to grow, but when in the right place, Pinot Noir excels. Six of our 10 picks today hit the 90-point mark, and they are affordable, ranging from $23 to $36. Get the scores and tasting notes!

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