13 Diverse Sonoma Values for $40 or Less

New reviews of Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon and Zinfandel from Russian River Valley, Sonoma Coast, Dry Creek Valley and more, up to 91 points

13 Diverse Sonoma Values for $40 or Less
La Crema explores cool-climate sites along the West Coast, including the vineyards that produce its fresh and direct Pinot Noir value from Sonoma Coast. (Courtesy of Tai Power Seeff)
Oct 19, 2020

From Pinot Noir in Sonoma's coastal ridges to Zinfandel and Merlot planted along its valleys and riverbeds, more than 60 grape varieties thrive in Sonoma County's many microclimates. This week we’ve selected a baker’s dozen of new reviews that show off this regional wine diversity. And to top it off, these wines are easy on the pocketbook, all priced less than $40.

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