10 Central Coast Delights at 90+ Points

Explore the diversity of California's wine with these new reviews of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Zinfandel and more from Santa Barbara, Monterey and beyond

10 Central Coast Delights at 90+ Points
The Riboli family of San Simeon Wines has estate vineyards in several Central Coast subregions, including Paso Robles. (Courtesy of San Simeon Wines)
May 16, 2022

Spanning from Santa Barbara County to the San Francisco Bay Area, the Central Coast AVA is one of the most diverse in the country. The sheer range of the Central Coast is on full display with this week’s selections. All ten wines were rated 90 points or higher on Wine Spectator’s 100-point scale, offering the best examples from this expansive region.

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