9 California Chardonnay Values at 90+ Points

New reviews of outstanding-rated whites from Napa, Sonoma, Santa Barbara and beyond, all priced $30 or less

9 California Chardonnay Values at 90+ Points
Cuvaison's Carneros estate has 200 acres of vines planted, with more than half devoted to Chardonnay. (Courtesy of Grace Sager)
May 9, 2022

It’s no secret that when shopping for a great value wine, the search for quality can sometimes be a bit challenging. But that's not the case in this week’s selection of California Chardonnays. Made in various styles from several appellations, not only are these whites priced $30 or less, but they also over-deliver at 90 points or more on Wine Spectator's' 100-point scale.

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