10 Exciting West Coast Pinot Noirs at 90+ Points

New reviews of outstanding-rated Pinot Noir from leading appellations in California and Oregon

10 Exciting West Coast Pinot Noirs at 90+ Points
Since its founding in 1988, Patz & Hall has sourced grapes from key California vineyards to make noteworthy Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays. (Courtesy of Patz & Hall)
Jun 6, 2022

This week’s selection features diverse Pinot Noirs from some of the grape's best-known appellations across California and Oregon. offering great introductions to leading West Coast producers. Best of all, each of these wines scored 90 points or more on Wine Spectator’s 100-point scale.

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