The Very Best Primitivo Wines from California

Vinemark 2009 Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

83

points

Ripken 2011 Under the Sea Primitivo (Lodi)

California Primitivo Lodi, US

82

points

Uphill Vineyards 2016 Estate Grown Rosato di Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

86

points

Brutocao 2005 Contento Vineyard Primitivo (Mendocino)

California Primitivo Mendocino, US

82

points

Jacuzzi 2006 Morine Ranch Primitivo (Lake County)

California Primitivo Lake County, US

82

points

Wattle Creek 2010 Primitivo (Yorkville Highlands)

California Primitivo Yorkville Highlands, US

86

points

Narrow Gate 2009 Estate Reserve Primitivo (El Dorado)

California Primitivo El Dorado, US

87

points

Philo Ridge 2013 Vittorio's Vineyard Primitivo (Mendocino)

California Primitivo Mendocino, US

91

points

Rosa d'Oro 2009 Estate Primitivo (Clear Lake)

California Primitivo Clear Lake, US

85

points

Drytown 2012 Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

87

points

Brian Benson 2013 Arbor Creek Vineyard Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

89

points

Mosby 2006 Primitivo (Central Coast)

California Primitivo Central Coast, US

84

points

Collier Falls 2009 Primitivo (Dry Creek Valley)

California Primitivo Dry Creek Valley, US

87

points

Domenico 2012 Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

86

points

Martin Lane Winery 2011 Estate Primitivo (Sierra Foothills)

California Primitivo Sierra Foothills, US

90

points

Viansa 2006 Farneta Primitivo (Carneros)

California Primitivo Carneros, US

85

points

Domenico 2007 Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

83

points

AronHill 2014 Estate Grown Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

89

points

Andis 2012 The Toy Vineyard Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

90

points

Jacuzzi 2009 Primitivo (Lake County)

California Primitivo Lake County, US

84

points

Rosa d'Oro 2012 Primitivo (Clear Lake)

California Primitivo Clear Lake, US

87

points

Caliza 2013 Primitivo (Paso Robles Willow Creek District)

California Primitivo Paso Robles Willow Creek District, US

91

points

Domenico 2011 Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

90

points

Kokomo 2014 Timber Crest Vineyard Estate Grown Primitivo (Dry Creek Valley)

California Primitivo Dry Creek Valley, US

87

points

Boeger 2013 Primitivo (El Dorado)

California Primitivo El Dorado, US

85

points

Borjón 2010 Clockspring Vineyard Primitivo (Shenandoah Valley (CA))

California Primitivo Shenandoah Valley (CA), US

88

points

Wilson 2014 McClain Primitivo (Alexander Valley)

California Primitivo Alexander Valley, US

86

points

Sobon Estate 2006 Rezerve Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

82

points

Sorelle Winery 2009 Sorriso Primitivo (Lodi)

California Primitivo Lodi, US

84

points

Ascension Cellars 2012 Rapture-Frankel Vineyard Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

85

points

Jaxon Keys 2013 Estate Michael's Reserve Norma's Vineyard Primitivo (Mendocino)

California Primitivo Mendocino, US

92

points

Sobon Estate 2009 ReZerve Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

90

points

Caliza 2012 Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

93

points

Rosa d'Oro 2008 Estate Grown Primitivo (Clear Lake)

California Primitivo Clear Lake, US

81

points

Rosa d'Oro 2011 Estate Bottled Primitivo (Clear Lake)

California Primitivo Clear Lake, US

89

points

Macchia 2012 Devious Primitivo (Lodi)

California Primitivo Lodi, US

91

points

Sorelle Winery 2012 Late-Harvest Piccolo Primitivo (Lodi)

California Primitivo Lodi, US

85

points

Oso Libre 2011 Nativo Estate Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

86

points

Sobon Estate 2010 ReZerve Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

85

points

Boeger 2014 Primitivo (El Dorado)

California Primitivo El Dorado, US

92

points

Sorelle Winery 2010 Sorriso Primitivo (Lodi)

California Primitivo Lodi, US

85

points

Hendry 2004 Block 24 Primitivo (Napa Valley)

California Primitivo Napa Valley, US

90

points

Deaver 2012 Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

89

points

Oso Libre 2012 Nativo Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

92

points

Collier Falls 2009 Late Harvest Primitivo (Dry Creek Valley)

California Primitivo Dry Creek Valley, US

85

points

Uvaggio 2011 Primitivo (Lodi)

California Primitivo Lodi, US

89

points

Sculpterra 2013 Héroe Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

88

points

Bella Grace 2013 Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

89

points

Collier Falls 2013 Hillside Estate Primitivo (Dry Creek Valley)

California Primitivo Dry Creek Valley, US

84

points

Hendry 2011 Block 24 Primitivo (Napa Valley)

California Primitivo Napa Valley, US

85

points

DeLorimier 2014 Osborn Ranch Primitivo (Alexander Valley)

California Primitivo Alexander Valley, US

86

points

Uvaggio 2012 acciaio Primitivo (Lodi)

California Primitivo Lodi, US

90

points

Ascension Cellars 2012 Frankel Vineyard Rapture Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

87

points

Santa Barbara Winery 2013 Joughin Vineyard Primitivo (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Primitivo Santa Ynez Valley, US

92

points

Collier Falls 2005 Estate Primitivo (Dry Creek Valley)

California Primitivo Dry Creek Valley, US

88

points

Collier Falls 2006 Estate Primitivo (Dry Creek Valley)

California Primitivo Dry Creek Valley, US

85

points

Monte Volpe 2013 Primitivo (Mendocino County)

California Primitivo Mendocino County, US

88

points

Jacuzzi 2010 Primitivo (Lake County)

California Primitivo Lake County, US

85

points

Monte Volpe 2012 Primitivo (Mendocino)

California Primitivo Mendocino, US

92

points

Sobon Estate 2012 Rezerve Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

85

points

Uvaggio 2011 Barile Primitivo (Lodi)

California Primitivo Lodi, US

90

points

Still Waters 2011 Estate Grown Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

92

points

Brutocao 2010 Contento Vineyard Primitivo (Mendocino)

California Primitivo Mendocino, US

88

points

Collier Falls 2011 Hillside Estate Primitivo (Dry Creek Valley)

California Primitivo Dry Creek Valley, US

85

points

Deaver 2015 Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

91

points

Sculpterra 2015 Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

90

points

Uvaggio 2010 Primitivo (Lodi)

California Primitivo Lodi, US

90

points

Uphill Vineyards 2013 Estate Grown Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

92

points

Mattucci 2014 Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

89

points

Wilson 2011 McClain Primitivo (Alexander Valley)

California Primitivo Alexander Valley, US

82

points

Sorelle Winery 2011 Sorriso Primitivo (Lodi)

California Primitivo Lodi, US

82

points

Wilderotter 2013 Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

90

points

Andis 2011 Indian Creek Vineyard Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

90

points

C.G. di Arie 2007 Block #4 Primitivo (Shenandoah Valley (CA))

California Primitivo Shenandoah Valley (CA), US

88

points

Uvaggio 2012 Primitivo (Lodi)

California Primitivo Lodi, US

87

points

Brutocao 2012 Contento Vineyard Estate Bottled Primitivo (Mendocino)

California Primitivo Mendocino, US

88

points

Brutocao 2014 Estate Bottled Contento Vineyard Primitivo (Mendocino)

California Primitivo Mendocino, US

89

points

Uvaggio 2016 Primitivo (Lodi)

California Primitivo Lodi, US

91

points

Sculpterra 2016 Heroe Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

89

points

Bella Grace 2014 Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

92

points

Winery by the Creek 2015 Reserve Delfino Vineyards Primitivo (Fair Play)

California Primitivo Fair Play, US

90

points

Oso Libre 2014 Nativo Primitivo (Adelaida District)

California Primitivo Adelaida District, US

88

points

Brutocao 2013 Contento Vineyard Estate Bottled Primitivo (Mendocino)

California Primitivo Mendocino, US

91

points

Monte Volpe 2014 Primitivo (Mendocino County)

California Primitivo Mendocino County, US

88

points

Andis 2015 Indian Creek Vineyard Primitivo (Amador County)

California Primitivo Amador County, US

91

points

Clos La Chance 2015 Reserve Primitivo (Central Coast)

California Primitivo Central Coast, US

86

points

Matthew Gibson 2013 Estate Primitivo (Sierra Foothills)

California Primitivo Sierra Foothills, US

90

points

Sculpterra 2016 Primitivo (Paso Robles)

California Primitivo Paso Robles, US

91

points