9 West Coast Red Blends for Sweater Weather

Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah and more newly reviewed wines from California and Washington

9 West Coast Red Blends for Sweater Weather
Some of Limerick Lane's vines date to the first plantings in 1910. (Richard Knapp)
Oct 7, 2019

Red blends are red hot these days, with winemakers across the West Coast making both oddball and traditional-style blends from a variety of different grapes, such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and everything in between. Today's selection casts a wide net with highly rated wines from California and Washington.

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