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7 Fun California Red Blends

The blend is on-trend. Check out these new reviews of reds based on Cabernet, Zinfandel, Syrah and more
Ridge's Three Valleys cuvée is sourced from vineyards across Sonoma, and the wine is made at the Lytton Springs (pictured) and Monte Bello estates.
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Ridge's Three Valleys cuvée is sourced from vineyards across Sonoma, and the wine is made at the Lytton Springs (pictured) and Monte Bello estates.
Augustus Weed
Posted: April 1, 2019


Blending grapes can provide winemakers with a broader palette of flavors and textures than single-variety bottlings. This week we've selected seven red blends from across California that show how diverse this category can be, based on Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel, Syrah and more. Get the scores and tasting notes!

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