10 Impressive California Chardonnays Up to 92 Points

New reviews of exciting and expressive Chardonnays from Napa, Sonoma and Mendocino

10 Impressive California Chardonnays Up to 92 Points
The Rhine House, completed in 1884, is the centerpiece of the historic Beringer property, and was the residence of founder Frederick Beringer. (Courtesy of Beringer Vineyards)
Aug 24, 2020

Chardonnay thrives throughout California’s North Coast, especially in the historic vineyards of Napa, Sonoma and Mendocino. While wines from these neighboring counties can show similar characteristics, the regions offer distinct and diverse Chardonnay styles to explore at a wide range of prices, as this week’s list illustrates.

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