10 Stellar West Coast Pinot Noirs for $30 or Less

New reviews of value reds from leading regions in California and Oregon, up to 92 points

10 Stellar West Coast Pinot Noirs for $30 or Less
Argyle's 137-acre Spirit Hill Vineyard in Eola-Amity Hills is the winery's largest, and is a key source for its Willamette Valley Pinot Noir. (Courtesy of Argyle Winery)
Jan 3, 2022

Pinot Noir requires pampering, which means it can cost a lot to make great Pinot Noir. That’s what makes this week’s selection of new releases so appealing. Their prices range from $14 to $30 per bottle, with scores from 87 to 92 on Wine Spectator’s 100-point scale.

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