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Tasting Highlights: California Pinot Noir

California's Anderson Valley cements its reputation for quality Pinot Noir with outstanding wines from the 2007 vintage; plus, an exciting $8 California Pinot
James Laube
Posted: May 4, 2009

Anderson Valley Pinot Noir has been making steady quality gains for years, but the outstanding 2007 vintage may be a watershed year for this small, picturesque Mendocino County appellation. What makes Anderson Valley so distinctive is its proximity to the Pacific Ocean.

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