10 Exciting California Wines Up to 91 Points

New reviews of Pinot Noir, Syrah, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and more from Paso Robles, Santa Barbara, Monterey and more

10 Exciting California Wines Up to 91 Points
Wine grapes have been growing on the Murrieta's Well property since the late 19th century.
Feb 8, 2021

California’s Central Coast is an enormous wine region with a wide range of soils, landscapes and grape varieties. Though the Central Coast may not carry the same cache as other California regions, it's a workhorse with approximately 100,000 acres of vineyards. The diversity of the Central Coast's subregions and wines is on display in this week's selection of standout wines from recent tastings.

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