8 Fresh California White Wines Up to 91 Points

New reviews of distinctive Pinot Gris, Viognier and more from Carneros, Paso Robles and beyond, most priced under $30

8 Fresh California White Wines Up to 91 Points
Terra d'Oro uses more than 800 vineyard acres in Amador County and Clarksburg to makes its impressive and affordable wines. (Courtesy of Tai Power Seeff)
Nov 1, 2021

While California is well-known for its Chardonnays and Sauvignon Blancs, its other aromatic whites often remain unsung heroes. To help you discover this diverse category, this week's selection spotlights terrific examples from recent tastings. With a bit of exploration, you might find a new favorite wine.

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