The Very Best Wines from California

Sojourn 2012 Gap's Crown Vineyard Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

86

points

Sheldon 2012 D'Alliard Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Sonoma Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma Valley, US

88

points

Sol Rouge 2011 Estate Zinfandel (Red Hills Lake County)

California Zinfandel Red Hills Lake County, US

88

points

V. Sattui 2012 Carsi Vineyard Chardonnay (Napa Valley)

California Chardonnay Napa Valley, US

88

points

Noble Vines 2013 242 Sauvignon Blanc (Monterey)

California Sauvignon Blanc Monterey, US

88

points

Avalon 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon (California)

California Cabernet Sauvignon California, US

88

points

Bucher 2013 Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

88

points

Cedar View Winery 2013 Reserve Viognier (California)

California Viognier California, US

88

points

Qupé 2010 Bien Nacido Reserve Block Eleven Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

93

points

Roar 2011 Garys' Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Lucia Highlands)

California Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands, US

93

points

Testarossa 2010 Brosseau Vineyard Chardonnay (Chalone)

California Chardonnay Chalone, US

93

points

Testarossa 2010 Niclaire Pinot Noir (California)

California Pinot Noir California, US

93

points

Black Coyote 2010 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

93

points

Retro 2009 Petite Sirah (Napa Valley)

California Petite Sirah Napa Valley, US

93

points

Sojourn 2011 Ridgetop Vineyard Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

93

points

Gary Farrell 2011 Hallberg Vineyard Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

93

points

Round Pond 2008 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Rutherford)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford, US

92

points

Dark Matter 2006 Zinfandel (Howell Mountain)

California Zinfandel Howell Mountain, US

92

points

Rusack 2008 Syrah (Santa Barbara County)

California Syrah Santa Barbara County, US

92

points

Thomas Fogarty 2008 Windy Hill Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Cruz Mountains)

California Pinot Noir Santa Cruz Mountains, US

92

points

Tudal 2008 Estate Bottled Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

92

points

Viader 2008 Estate Limited Edition Red (Napa Valley)

California Red Blend Napa Valley, US

92

points

Zotovich Cellars 2010 Estate Viognier (Sta. Rita Hills)

California Viognier Sta. Rita Hills, US

92

points

Donelan 2009 Walker Vine Hill Syrah (Russian River Valley)

California Syrah Russian River Valley, US

92

points

Beckmen 2008 Purisima Mountain Vineyard Grenache (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Grenache Santa Ynez Valley, US

91

points

Wine Spots 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

91

points

Clos Pegase 2009 Mitsuko's Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc (Carneros)

California Sauvignon Blanc Carneros, US

91

points

Elyse 2007 Zinfandel (Howell Mountain)

California Zinfandel Howell Mountain, US

91

points

Castle Rock 2008 Reserve Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

86

points

Derbes 2006 Chardonnay (Carneros)

California Chardonnay Carneros, US

86

points

Frog's Leap 2009 Sauvignon Blanc (Rutherford)

California Sauvignon Blanc Rutherford, US

86

points

Beltane Ranch 2009 Estate Sauvignon Blanc (Sonoma Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Sonoma Valley, US

86

points

Crane Brothers 2006 Crane Ranch Vineyard Syrah (Napa Valley)

California Syrah Napa Valley, US

86

points

De Loach 2008 Cool Coastal Vineyards Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

86

points

Enkidu 2006 Fazekas Petite Sirah (Napa Valley)

California Petite Sirah Napa Valley, US

86

points

Villa San Juliette 2008 Sauvignon Blanc (Paso Robles)

California Sauvignon Blanc Paso Robles, US

86

points

Previous 2013 Chardonnay (Sonoma County)

California Chardonnay Sonoma County, US

87

points

Roche 2013 Barrel Select American Oak Reserve Chardonnay (Carneros)

California Chardonnay Carneros, US

87

points

Meadowcroft 2013 Cornerstone Vineyard Pinot Noir (Carneros)

California Pinot Noir Carneros, US

87

points

Mignanelli 2013 Pinot Noir (Santa Cruz Mountains)

California Pinot Noir Santa Cruz Mountains, US

87

points

Passaggio 2014 Lone Oak Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Lucia Highlands)

California Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands, US

87

points

Rodney Strong 2013 Zinfandel (Dry Creek Valley)

California Zinfandel Dry Creek Valley, US

87

points

Sarah's Vineyard 2011 Old Vine Zinfandel (Santa Clara Valley)

California Zinfandel Santa Clara Valley, US

87

points

Buena Vista 2013 Attila's Selection Zinfandel (Sonoma County)

California Zinfandel Sonoma County, US

87

points

Glen Ellen 2009 Old Vine Zinfandel (California)

California Zinfandel California, US

83

points

Manzanita Creek 2005 Carreras Ranch Zinfandel (Dry Creek Valley)

California Zinfandel Dry Creek Valley, US

83

points

Robert Mondavi 2010 Pinot Grigio (California)

California Pinot Grigio California, US

83

points

Starmont 2009 Chardonnay (Napa Valley)

California Chardonnay Napa Valley, US

83

points

Brophy Clark 2009 G-S-M (Santa Ynez Valley)

California G-S-M Santa Ynez Valley, US

83

points

Cedar Mountain 2007 Hansen Vineyard Reserve Zinfandel (Livermore Valley)

California Zinfandel Livermore Valley, US

83

points

Concannon 2010 Selected Vineyards Chardonnay (Central Coast)

California Chardonnay Central Coast, US

83

points

Cosentino 2008 The Novelist Meritage (California)

California Meritage California, US

83

points

Jarvis 2008 Will Jarvis' Science Project Red (Napa Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Napa Valley, US

90

points

M by Michael Mondavi 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

90

points

Margerum 2007 M5 Red (Santa Barbara County)

California Rhône-style Red Blend Santa Barbara County, US

90

points

Pedroncelli 2007 Family Vineyards Petite Sirah (Dry Creek Valley)

California Petite Sirah Dry Creek Valley, US

90

points

Corison 2006 Kronos Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (St. Helena)

California Cabernet Sauvignon St. Helena, US

90

points

Longboard 2009 Sauvignon Blanc (Russian River Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Russian River Valley, US

90

points

Margerum 2007 Colson Canyon Vineyard Syrah (Santa Barbara County)

California Syrah Santa Barbara County, US

90

points

Bearboat 2004 Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

85

points

X 2005 Petite Sirah (Paso Robles)

California Petite Sirah Paso Robles, US

85

points

Kindred 2005 Marsanne-Roussanne-Viognier White (Russian River Valley)

California Rhône-style White Blend Russian River Valley, US

85

points

Maddalena 2006 Sauvignon Blanc (Paso Robles)

California Sauvignon Blanc Paso Robles, US

85

points

Beringer 2006 Sauvignon Blanc (Napa Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley, US

85

points

Chalk Hill 2012 Estate Sauvignon Blanc (Chalk Hill)

California Sauvignon Blanc Chalk Hill, US

88

points

Nickel & Nickel 2012 Stiling Vineyard Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

88

points

Niner 2010 Fog Catcher Red (Paso Robles)

California Red Blend Paso Robles, US

88

points

Ammunition 2014 Pinot Noir (Sonoma County)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma County, US

88

points

Andis 2011 Petite Sirah (Sierra Foothills)

California Petite Sirah Sierra Foothills, US

88

points

Archium 2014 Haven Grenache (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Grenache Santa Ynez Valley, US

88

points

Buttonwood 2015 Zingy Sauvignon Blanc

California Sauvignon Blanc Central Coast, US

88

points

Chronic Cellars 2014 Sofa King Bueno Red (Paso Robles)

California Rhône-style Red Blend Paso Robles, US

88

points

Kale 2014 Rosé (Sonoma County)

California Rosé Sonoma County, US

90

points

Kirkland Signature 2013 Signature Series Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

90

points

Twomey 2014 Sauvignon Blanc (Napa County-Sonoma County)

California Sauvignon Blanc Napa County-Sonoma County, US

90

points

Ty Caton 2012 EnTycement Red (Sonoma County)

California Red Blend Sonoma County, US

90

points

Matanzas Creek 2013 Helena Bench Sauvignon Blanc (Knights Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Knights Valley, US

90

points

Miraflores 2012 Clone 877.4.369.362 Red (El Dorado)

California Rhône-style Red Blend El Dorado, US

90

points

Pech Merle 2014 Sauvignon Blanc (Dry Creek Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Dry Creek Valley, US

90

points

Robert Renzoni 2011 VIneyard Riserva Sangiovese (Temecula Valley)

California Sangiovese Temecula Valley, US

90

points

Roth 2012 Heritage Red (Sonoma County)

California Red Blend Sonoma County, US

90

points

Seghesio 2012 San Lorenzo Estate Red (Alexander Valley)

California Red Blend Alexander Valley, US

90

points

Silver 2009 I Tre Figli Red (Santa Barbara County)

California Red Blend Santa Barbara County, US

90

points

Stags' Leap Winery 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

90

points

Holly's Hill 2013 Patriarche Red (El Dorado)

California Red Blend El Dorado, US

90

points

Kathryn Kennedy 2004 Twenty-Seven Blanc de Blanc Chardonnay (Santa Cruz Mountains)

California Chardonnay Santa Cruz Mountains, US

90

points

Keating 2012 Petite Sirah (Rockpile)

California Petite Sirah Rockpile, US

90

points

B.R. Cohn 2010 Olive Hill Estate Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon (Sonoma Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma Valley, US

86

points

Terlato 2011 Cardinal's Peak Red (Napa Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Napa Valley, US

86

points

Treasure 2013 Sauvignon Blanc (Napa Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley, US

86

points

Truett Hurst 2012 Red Rooster Old Vine Zinfandel (Dry Creek Valley)

California Zinfandel Dry Creek Valley, US

86

points

Markham 2013 Chardonnay (Napa Valley)

California Chardonnay Napa Valley, US

86

points

Beaucanon 2007 Cuvée Louis Cabernet Franc (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Franc Napa Valley, US

86

points

La Pitchoune 2013 Chenoweth Vineyard Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

90

points

Landmark 2014 Grand Detour Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

90

points

Lasseter 2012 Paysage Estate Grown Red (Sonoma Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Sonoma Valley, US

90

points

Lava Cap 2012 Estate Bottled Cabernet Franc (El Dorado)

California Cabernet Franc El Dorado, US

90

points

Liberated 2015 Sauvignon Blanc (North Coast)

California Sauvignon Blanc North Coast, US

90

points

Donkey & Goat 2014 Five Thirteen Red (El Dorado)

California Red Blend El Dorado, US

90

points

Donkey & Goat 2015 Grenache Noir Grenache (El Dorado)

California Grenache El Dorado, US

90

points

Eagle Ridge 2012 Private Reserve Estate Grown Cabernet Sauvignon (Livermore Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Livermore Valley, US

90

points

En Garde 2013 Greenville Summit Cabernet Sauvignon (Livermore Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Livermore Valley, US

90

points

Vermeil 2013 XXXIV Proprietary Red (Calistoga)

California Cabernet Blend Calistoga, US

90

points

Westerly 2014 Chardonnay (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Ynez Valley, US

90

points

Skinner 2014 Estate Grown Mourvèdre (El Dorado)

California Mourvèdre El Dorado, US

92

points

Chamisal Vineyards 2014 Califa Pinot Noir (Edna Valley)

California Pinot Noir Edna Valley, US

92

points

Dragonette 2014 Duvarita Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Barbara County)

California Pinot Noir Santa Barbara County, US

92

points

Dragonette 2014 Pinot Noir (Sta. Rita Hills)

California Pinot Noir Sta. Rita Hills, US

92

points

Michel-Schlumberger 2013 Platinum Collection Cabernet Sauvignon (Dry Creek Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Dry Creek Valley, US

92

points

Martin Ranch 2010 Thérèse Vineyards Dos Niñas Vineyard Nebbiolo (Santa Clara Valley)

California Nebbiolo Santa Clara Valley, US

92

points

Neyers 2015 Roberts Road Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

92

points

Nicholson Ranch 2014 Dry Farmed Estate Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

92

points

Niner 2013 Square Root Heart Hill Vineyard Estate Grown Red (Paso Robles Willow Creek District)

California Rhône-style Red Blend Paso Robles Willow Creek District, US

92

points

Prospect 772 2014 Black Tie Charlie Red (California)

California Red Blend California, US

92

points

Prospect 772 2014 The Brawler Syrah (Calaveras County)

California Syrah Calaveras County, US

92

points

Chamisal Vineyards 2014 Chamise Estate Grown Chardonnay (Edna Valley)

California Chardonnay Edna Valley, US

92

points

Twisted Twig 2011 Sommelier Quality Fifty-Fifty Red (El Dorado County)

California Red Blend El Dorado County, US

87

points

Kunde 2012 Destination Series Malbec (Sonoma Valley)

California Malbec Sonoma Valley, US

87

points

Mumm Napa 2011 Blanc de Blancs Reserve Sparkling (Napa County)

California Sparkling Blend Napa County, US

87

points

Parker Station 2014 Pinot Noir (Central Coast)

California Pinot Noir Central Coast, US

87

points

Sequoia Grove 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

87

points

Orogeny 2013 Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

87

points

Paris Valley Road Cellars 2013 Chardonnay (Monterey County)

California Chardonnay Monterey County, US

87

points

Tin Barn 2013 Hi Vista Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc (Carneros)

California Sauvignon Blanc Carneros, US

87

points

Sanford 2013 Flor de Campo Pinot Noir (Central Coast)

California Pinot Noir Central Coast, US

87

points

Tolosa 2012 Estate Syrah (Edna Valley)

California Syrah Edna Valley, US

87

points

Kunde 2015 Magnolia Lane Estate Grown Sauvignon Blanc (Sonoma Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Sonoma Valley, US

87

points

Las Positas 2013 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Livermore Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Livermore Valley, US

87

points

LXV 2014 X Reserve Kiler Canyon Vineyard Syrah (Paso Robles Willow Creek District)

California Syrah Paso Robles Willow Creek District, US

87

points

Rancho Sisquoc 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon (Santa Barbara County)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Santa Barbara County, US

87

points

Thomas George 2014 Starr Ridge Vineyard Estate Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

87

points

Broadway Vineyards 2014 Estate Grown Chardonnay (Carneros)

California Chardonnay Carneros, US

87

points

Firestone 2015 Barrel Select Sauvignon Blanc (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Santa Ynez Valley, US

87

points

Flor De Campo 2015 Chardonnay (Santa Barbara County)

California Chardonnay Santa Barbara County, US

87

points

Ghost Pines 2014 Winemaker's Blend Pinot Noir (California)

California Pinot Noir California, US

87

points

Hobo 2014 Sceales Vineyard Grenache (Alexander Valley)

California Grenache Alexander Valley, US

87

points

Peloton 2014 Zinfandel (Paso Robles)

California Zinfandel Paso Robles, US

88

points

Portalupi 2015 Las Brisas Vineyard Vermentino (Carneros)

California Vermentino Carneros, US

88

points

Quivira 2014 Roussanne-Viognier (Dry Creek Valley)

California Roussanne-Viognier Dry Creek Valley, US

88

points

St. Supéry 2013 Dollarhide Estate Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

88

points

Judge Palmer 2011 Beckstoffer Georges III Cabernet Sauvignon (Rutherford)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford, US

88

points

Mirror 2014 Sangiacomo Vineyard Chardonnay (Sonoma Coast)

California Chardonnay Sonoma Coast, US

88

points

Monte Volpe 2013 Primo Rosso Red (Mendocino County)

California Red Blend Mendocino County, US

88

points

Peltier NV USB Red (Lodi)

California Red Blend Lodi, US

88

points

Replica 2014 Pickpocket Red (California)

California Red Blend California, US

88

points

Shannon Ridge 2015 High Elevation Collection Chardonnay (Lake County)

California Chardonnay Lake County, US

88

points

TAO 2013 Awakening Sangiovese

California Sangiovese South Coast, US

88

points

The Federalist 2014 Honest Red (California)

California Red Blend California, US

88

points

Barlow 2012 Barrouge Cabernet Sauvignon (Calistoga)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Calistoga, US

85

points

Simi 2014 Dry Rosé (Sonoma County)

California Rosé Sonoma County, US

85

points

Topanga 2012 Black and White Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

85

points

Belle Ambiance 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon (California)

California Cabernet Sauvignon California, US

85

points

Mirassou 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon (California)

California Cabernet Sauvignon California, US

85

points

Vin Roc 2011 RTW Red (Napa Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Napa Valley, US

85

points

Woodenhead 2010 Naturale Single Vineyard Sparkling Colombard (Russian River Valley)

California Colombard Russian River Valley, US

85

points

Cosa Obra 2013 Pinot Noir (Sonoma County)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma County, US

85

points

Guenoc 2007 Chardonnay (Lake County)

California Chardonnay Lake County, US

89

points

Valley of the Moon 2006 Cuvée de la Luna Red (Sonoma County)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Sonoma County, US

89

points

Pey-Marin 2008 The Shell Mound Riesling (Marin County)

California Riesling Marin County, US

89

points

Saintsbury 2008 Garnet Pinot Noir (Carneros)

California Pinot Noir Carneros, US

89

points

Gundlach Bundschu 2008 Estate Vineyard Gewürztraminer (Sonoma Valley)

California Gewürztraminer Sonoma Valley, US

89

points

Martin Ranch 2005 Thérèse Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Santa Cruz Mountains)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Santa Cruz Mountains, US

89

points

Newsome-Harlow 2006 Syrah (Calaveras County)

California Syrah Calaveras County, US

89

points

Ledgewood Creek 2007 Estate Grown Sauvignon Blanc (Suisun Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Suisun Valley, US

89

points

W.H. Smith 2007 Umino Vineyard Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

89

points

Ampelos 2012 Gamma Syrah (Sta. Rita Hills)

California Syrah Sta. Rita Hills, US

90

points

Castello di Amorosa 2014 Terra de Promissio Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

90

points

Screen Door Cellars 2014 Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

90

points

Sonoma-Cutrer 2014 Chardonnay (Sonoma Coast)

California Chardonnay Sonoma Coast, US

90

points

Talisman 2013 Huckleberry's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

90

points

Tinto Rey 2014 Super Tinto Red (Dunnigan Hills)

California Red Blend Dunnigan Hills, US

90

points

Wellington 2012 Estate Vineyard Syrah (Sonoma Valley)

California Syrah Sonoma Valley, US

90

points

Wild Hogge 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon (Paso Robles)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Paso Robles, US

90

points

Belden Barns 2014 Estate Pinot Noir (Sonoma Mountain)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Mountain, US

90

points

Belden Barns 2014 Serendipity Block Pinot Noir (Sonoma Mountain)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Mountain, US

90

points

Cannonball 2015 Sauvignon Blanc (Sonoma County)

California Sauvignon Blanc Sonoma County, US

90

points

Bell 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

91

points

Girard 2009 Sauvignon Blanc (Napa Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley, US

91

points

Bernardus 2008 Ingrid's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

91

points

Fetzer 2015 Eagle Peak Merlot (California)

California Merlot California, US

88

points

Francis Ford Coppola 2015 Votre Santé Cuvée de Patron Pinot Noir (Anderson Valley)

California Pinot Noir Anderson Valley, US

88

points

Gloria Ferrer NV Sonoma Brut Sparkling (Sonoma County)

California Sparkling Blend Sonoma County, US

88

points

McKahn 2016 Viognier (Russian River Valley)

California Viognier Russian River Valley, US

88

points

Stephen Ross 2015 Bien Nacido Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

89

points

Kitá 2014 Hilliard Bruce Vineyard Pinot Noir (Sta. Rita Hills)

California Pinot Noir Sta. Rita Hills, US

89

points

Le Casque 2014 Petite Sirah (Sierra Foothills)

California Petite Sirah Sierra Foothills, US

89

points

Bernardus 2015 Chardonnay (Monterey County)

California Chardonnay Monterey County, US

89

points

Black Ridge 2012 San Andreas Red (Santa Cruz Mountains)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Santa Cruz Mountains, US

89

points

Cline 2015 Ancient Vines Zinfandel (Contra Costa County)

California Zinfandel Contra Costa County, US

89

points

Firestone 2014 Cabernet Franc (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Cabernet Franc Santa Ynez Valley, US

89

points

Cable Car 2010 Chardonnay (California)

California Chardonnay California, US

85

points

Clos du Lac 2011 Sauvignon Blanc (Amador County)

California Sauvignon Blanc Amador County, US

85

points

Decoy 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa County)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa County, US

85

points

Decoy 2010 Merlot (Sonoma County)

California Merlot Sonoma County, US

85

points

Decoy 2010 Red (Napa Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Napa Valley, US

85

points

Eleanor 2009 Red (California)

California Red Blend California, US

85

points

Vigilance 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon (Red Hills Lake County)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Red Hills Lake County, US

85

points

Pine Ridge 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon (Howell Mountain)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain, US

85

points

Provenance Vineyards 2011 Estate Grown Sauvignon Blanc (Rutherford)

California Sauvignon Blanc Rutherford, US

85

points

Riboli 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon (Rutherford)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford, US

85

points

Rigg Estate Vineyards 2006 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (Livermore Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Livermore Valley, US

85

points

Robledo 2011 Seven Brothers Sauvignon Blanc (Lake County)

California Sauvignon Blanc Lake County, US

85

points

Etude 2014 Grace Benoit Ranch Estate Grown Chardonnay (Carneros)

California Chardonnay Carneros, US

91

points

Bink 2014 Pinot Noir (Anderson Valley)

California Pinot Noir Anderson Valley, US

91

points

Cambria 2014 Seeds of Empowerment Clone 4 Estate Grown & Bottled Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

91

points

Robert Renzoni 2013 Sonata Red (Temecula Valley)

California Red Blend Temecula Valley, US

91

points

Sarah's Vineyard 2014 Estate Reserve Chardonnay (Santa Clara Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Clara Valley, US

91

points

Sleeping Giant 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon (St. Helena)

California Cabernet Sauvignon St. Helena, US

91

points

Solminer 2015 Delanda Vineyard Grüner Veltliner (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Grüner Veltliner Santa Ynez Valley, US

91

points

Solminer 2015 Honea Vineyard Muskat (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Muskat Santa Ynez Valley, US

91

points

Trione 2011 Block Twenty One Cabernet Sauvignon (Alexander Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley, US

91

points

WesMar 2013 Balletto Vineyard Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

91

points

Lynmar 2014 Old Vines Quail Hill Vineyard Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

91

points

Wayfarer 2014 The Traveler Pinot Noir (Fort Ross-Seaview)

California Pinot Noir Fort Ross-Seaview, US

98

points

Limerick Lane 2013 Rocky Knoll Zinfandel (Russian River Valley)

California Zinfandel Russian River Valley, US

97

points

Wayfarer 2014 Golden Mean Pinot Noir (Fort Ross-Seaview)

California Pinot Noir Fort Ross-Seaview, US

97

points

Calera 2013 Reed Pinot Noir (Mt. Harlan)

California Pinot Noir Mt. Harlan, US

96

points

Wayfarer 2014 Mother Rock Pinot Noir (Fort Ross-Seaview)

California Pinot Noir Fort Ross-Seaview, US

96

points

Donum 2013 Single Vineyard Reserve Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

96

points

Wayfarer 2014 Paige's Ridge Pinot Noir (Fort Ross-Seaview)

California Pinot Noir Fort Ross-Seaview, US

96

points

Williams Selyem 2014 Heintz Vineyard Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

96

points

Williams Selyem 2014 Westside Road Neighbors Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

96

points

Calera 2013 Jensen Pinot Noir (Mt. Harlan)

California Pinot Noir Mt. Harlan, US

96

points

Donum 2013 Single Vineyard Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

95

points

Patz & Hall 2014 Dutton Ranch Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

95

points

Byron 2013 Julia's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

95

points

Carlisle 2014 Saitone Ranch Zinfandel (Russian River Valley)

California Zinfandel Russian River Valley, US

95

points

Wayfarer 2014 Wayfarer Vineyard Pinot Noir (Fort Ross-Seaview)

California Pinot Noir Fort Ross-Seaview, US

95

points

Three Sticks 2014 Durell Vineyard Origin Chardonnay (Sonoma Valley)

California Chardonnay Sonoma Valley, US

95

points

Chanin 2014 Los Alamos Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Barbara County)

California Pinot Noir Santa Barbara County, US

95

points

Wood Family Vineyards 2010 Muy Bueno Zinfandel (Livermore Valley)

California Zinfandel Livermore Valley, US

82

points

Kaleidos 2008 Osiris Red (Paso Robles)

California Rhône-style Red Blend Paso Robles, US

82

points

Kenneth Volk 2010 Pomar Junction Vineyard Touriga Nacional (Paso Robles)

California Touriga Nacional Paso Robles, US

82

points

Truett Hurst 2011 Eden Ridge, Barrel Select Chardonnay (Mendocino County)

California Chardonnay Mendocino County, US

82

points

Materra Cunat Family Vineyards 2011 Chardonnay (Oak Knoll District)

California Chardonnay Oak Knoll District, US

82

points

Gary Farrell 2010 Ramal Vineyard Pinot Noir (Carneros)

California Pinot Noir Carneros, US

82

points

Hess Select 2010 Pinot Noir (Central Coast)

California Pinot Noir Central Coast, US

82

points

Pedroncelli 2012 friends.white White (Sonoma County)

California White Blend Sonoma County, US

82

points

Six Degrees 2011 Pinot Noir (California)

California Pinot Noir California, US

82

points

Austerity 2011 White (California)

California White Blend California, US

82

points

Amador Cellars 2006 Westside Vineyard Zinfandel (Amador County)

California Zinfandel Amador County, US

81

points

Green Truck 2010 Petite Sirah (Mendocino County)

California Petite Sirah Mendocino County, US

81

points

Brochelle Vineyards 2010 Zinfandel (Paso Robles)

California Zinfandel Paso Robles, US

81

points

Harlow Ridge 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon (Lodi)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Lodi, US

81

points

Harlow Ridge 2011 Chardonnay (Lodi)

California Chardonnay Lodi, US

81

points

Green Truck 2011 Sauvignon Blanc (Lake County)

California Sauvignon Blanc Lake County, US

81

points

Vinum 2010 Pinot Noir (California)

California Pinot Noir California, US

81

points

Martin Ranch 2013 Thérèse Vineyards Dos Niñas Vineyard Syrah (Santa Clara Valley)

California Syrah Santa Clara Valley, US

85

points

Loft 2015 Sauvignon Blanc (California)

California Sauvignon Blanc California, US

85

points

Perception 2008 Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

87

points

Qupé 2008 Syrah (Central Coast)

California Syrah Central Coast, US

87

points

Ridge 2008 York Creek Zinfandel (California)

California Zinfandel California, US

87

points

Sanguis 2006 Waxing Poetic Syrah (California)

California Syrah California, US

87

points

Scott Family 2008 Pinot Noir (Arroyo Seco)

California Pinot Noir Arroyo Seco, US

87

points

St. Francis 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon (Sonoma County)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma County, US

87

points

Arger-Martucci 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

87

points

Arrowood 2008 Saralee's Vineyard Viognier (Russian River Valley)

California Viognier Russian River Valley, US

87

points

Autonom 2007 Law of Proportions Syrah (California)

California Syrah California, US

87

points

Beringer 2007 Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

87

points

Dierberg 2007 Syrah (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Syrah Santa Ynez Valley, US

87

points

Orfila 2014 Sequestered Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

94

points

Saintsbury 2015 Stanly Ranch Pinot Noir (Carneros)

California Pinot Noir Carneros, US

94

points

Sheldon 2016 Springloaded Monkey Paw Luc's Vineyard Tempranillo (Sonoma County)

California Tempranillo Sonoma County, US

94

points

Saintsbury 2015 Pratt Vineyard Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

94

points

Elyse 2012 York Creek Vineyard Petite Sirah (Spring Mountain District)

California Petite Sirah Spring Mountain District, US

94

points

Carlisle 2015 Limerick Lane Vineyard Zinfandel (Russian River Valley)

California Zinfandel Russian River Valley, US

94

points

Carlisle 2015 Papa's Block Syrah (Russian River Valley)

California Syrah Russian River Valley, US

94

points

Carlisle 2015 Zinfandel (Dry Creek Valley)

California Zinfandel Dry Creek Valley, US

94

points

Klinker Brick 2007 Farráh Syrah (Lodi)

California Syrah Lodi, US

89

points

Pine & Brown 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon (Rutherford)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford, US

91

points

Point & Line 2014 Vogelzang Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Santa Ynez Valley, US

91

points

Sequoia Grove 2012 Cambium Red (Napa Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Napa Valley, US

91

points

Skinner 2013 Mourvèdre (El Dorado)

California Mourvèdre El Dorado, US

91

points

Gros Ventre 2013 Baranoff Vineyard Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

91

points

Hawk and Horse Vineyards 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon (Red Hills Lake County)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Red Hills Lake County, US

91

points

Kokomo 2015 Grenache Rosé (North Coast)

California Rosé North Coast, US

91

points

Lang & Reed 2013 Two-Fourteen Cabernet Franc (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Franc Napa Valley, US

91

points

Lucienne 2013 Lone Oak Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Lucia Highlands)

California Chardonnay Santa Lucia Highlands, US

91

points

MacPhail 2013 The Flyer Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

91

points

Michael David 2013 Freakshow Cabernet Sauvignon (Lodi)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Lodi, US

91

points

Navarro 2014 Pinot Noir (Anderson Valley)

California Pinot Noir Anderson Valley, US

91

points

Occasio 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon (Livermore Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Livermore Valley, US

91

points

Pali 2014 Huntington Pinot Noir (Santa Barbara County)

California Pinot Noir Santa Barbara County, US

91

points

Pear Valley 2013 Distraction Red (Paso Robles)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Paso Robles, US

91

points

Renwood 2013 Riker Vineyard Zinfandel (Amador County)

California Zinfandel Amador County, US

91

points

Soquel Vineyards 2013 Library Selection Estate Pinot Noir (Santa Cruz Mountains)

California Pinot Noir Santa Cruz Mountains, US

91

points

Starmont 2015 Rosé of Pinot Noir (Carneros)

California Pinot Noir Carneros, US

91

points

Stephen Ross 2015 Rosé of Pinot Noir (Edna Valley)

California Pinot Noir Edna Valley, US

91

points

Stonehedge 2014 Reserve Chardonnay (Napa Valley)

California Chardonnay Napa Valley, US

91

points

Mount Veeder 2012 Reserve Red (Mount Veeder)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Mount Veeder, US

87

points

Rodney Strong 2014 Rosé of Malbec (Sonoma County)

California Malbec Sonoma County, US

87

points

Liberated 2013 Pinot Noir (Monterey County)

California Pinot Noir Monterey County, US

87

points

Kunde 1998 C.S. Ridge Vineyard Chardonnay (California)

California Chardonnay California, US

90

points

Signorello 1998 Hope's Cuvée Chardonnay (California)

California Chardonnay California, US

90

points

Château Souverain 1998 Winemaker's Reserve Chardonnay (California)

California Chardonnay California, US

90

points

Kunde 1998 Reserve Chardonnay (Sonoma Valley)

California Chardonnay Sonoma Valley, US

90

points

Gainey 1998 Limited Selection Sauvignon Blanc (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Santa Ynez Valley, US

90

points

Mirassou 1997 Harvest Reserve Merlot (California)

California Merlot California, US

90

points

Bridlewood 1998 Winners Circle Syrah (Central Coast)

California Syrah Central Coast, US

90

points

Louis M. Martini 1997 Merlot (Chiles Valley)

California Merlot Chiles Valley, US

90

points

Robert Mondavi 1998 Sauvignon Blanc (Stags Leap District)

California Sauvignon Blanc Stags Leap District, US

89

points

Merryvale 1998 Silhouette Chardonnay (California)

California Chardonnay California, US

89

points

Stag's Leap Wine Cellars 1998 Beckstoffer Ranch Chardonnay (Napa Valley)

California Chardonnay Napa Valley, US

89

points

Stag's Leap Wine Cellars 1998 Reserve Chardonnay (Napa Valley)

California Chardonnay Napa Valley, US

89

points

Merryvale 1999 Reserve Sauvignon Blanc (California)

California Sauvignon Blanc California, US

89

points

Schug 1997 Heritage Reserve Merlot (Carneros)

California Merlot Carneros, US

89

points

Bridlewood 1998 Syrah (Paso Robles)

California Syrah Paso Robles, US

89

points

Eagle & Rose Estate 1998 Sauvignon Blanc (Napa Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley, US

88

points

Cameron Hughes 2011 Lot 418 Cabernet Sauvignon (Oakville)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Oakville, US

90

points

Kale 2009 Alder Springs Vineyard Spirit Rock Syrah (Mendocino County)

California Syrah Mendocino County, US

90

points

Godspeed 2012 Estate Grown Chardonnay (Mount Veeder)

California Chardonnay Mount Veeder, US

90

points

Rodney Strong 2012 Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

90

points

Bella Ragazza 2010 Pinot Grigio (California)

California Pinot Grigio California, US

85

points

Vinum 2010 White Elephant White (California)

California White Blend California, US

85

points

Peter Franus 2010 Chardonnay (Carneros)

California Chardonnay Carneros, US

85

points

Bogle 2010 Riesling (California)

California Riesling California, US

85

points

Carmel Road 2010 Pinot Noir (Monterey)

California Pinot Noir Monterey, US

85

points

Concannon 2009 Conservancy Cabernet Sauvignon (Livermore Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Livermore Valley, US

85

points

J. Lohr 2010 Falcon's Perch Pinot Noir (Monterey County)

California Pinot Noir Monterey County, US

85

points

Merryvale 2009 Hyde Vineyard Chardonnay (Carneros)

California Chardonnay Carneros, US

85

points

Fernwood 2005 Estate Zinfandel (Santa Cruz Mountains)

California Zinfandel Santa Cruz Mountains, US

85

points

Hendry 2005 Barrel Fermented Chardonnay (Napa Valley)

California Chardonnay Napa Valley, US

85

points

Vino Sapien 2006 Thompson Vineyard Granddaddy Grenache (Santa Barbara County)

California Grenache Santa Barbara County, US

85

points

La Fenêtre 2006 Santa Barbara Highlands Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Santa Barbara County)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Santa Barbara County, US

85

points

Merryvale 2004 Silhouette Chardonnay (Napa Valley)

California Chardonnay Napa Valley, US

85

points

Pietra Santa 2007 Amore Pinot Grigio (Cienega Valley)

California Pinot Grigio Cienega Valley, US

85

points

Prospero 2006 Petite Sirah (Sonoma County)

California Petite Sirah Sonoma County, US

85

points

Robert Mondavi 2006 To Kalon Vineyard Reserve Fumé Blanc (Oakville)

California Fumé Blanc Oakville, US

85

points

Ortman Family 2005 Syrah (Paso Robles)

California Syrah Paso Robles, US

85

points

Mosby 2006 Dolcetto (Santa Barbara County)

California Dolcetto Santa Barbara County, US

85

points

Foxen 2005 Range 30 West Red (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Santa Ynez Valley, US

85

points

Ursa 2005 Petite Sirah (Sierra Foothills)

California Petite Sirah Sierra Foothills, US

85

points

Wolff 2006 Petite Sirah (Edna Valley)

California Petite Sirah Edna Valley, US

85

points

Zaca Mesa 2006 Grenache (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Grenache Santa Ynez Valley, US

85

points

Handley 2005 Handley Vineyard Syrah (Dry Creek Valley)

California Syrah Dry Creek Valley, US

85

points

Brander 2007 Merlot (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Merlot Santa Ynez Valley, US

85

points

Pear Valley 2014 Pear Valley Vineyard Viognier (Paso Robles)

California Viognier Paso Robles, US

87

points

Rickshaw 2014 Pinot Noir (California)

California Pinot Noir California, US

87

points

Robert Mondavi 2014 Pinot Noir (Carneros)

California Pinot Noir Carneros, US

87

points

Hearst Ranch 2013 Lone Tree Cabernet Franc (Paso Robles)

California Cabernet Franc Paso Robles, US

87

points

Kunde 2013 Reserve Century Vines Zinfandel (Sonoma Valley)

California Zinfandel Sonoma Valley, US

87

points

Gershon Bachus 2008 Aeolus Estate Red (Temecula)

California Red Blend Temecula, US

87

points

Greenwood Ridge 2013 Estate Bottled Pinot Noir (Mendocino Ridge)

California Pinot Noir Mendocino Ridge, US

87

points

Prime 2013 Chardonnay (Coombsville)

California Chardonnay Coombsville, US

87

points

William Hill Estate 2013 Coastal Collection Merlot (Central Coast)

California Merlot Central Coast, US

87

points

Verse & Chorus 2012 Mat Kearney Red (Napa Valley)

California Red Blend Napa Valley, US

87

points

William Hill Estate 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon (North Coast)

California Cabernet Sauvignon North Coast, US

87

points

Naggiar 2010 Estate Grown Reserve Syrah (Sierra Foothills)

California Syrah Sierra Foothills, US

87

points

Philo Ridge 2012 Firebrick Vineyard Zinfandel (Mendocino)

California Zinfandel Mendocino, US

87

points

Kokomo 2013 Timber Crest Vineyard Zinfandel (Dry Creek Valley)

California Zinfandel Dry Creek Valley, US

91

points

Lynch Wines 2012 Strummer Syrah (Sierra Foothills)

California Syrah Sierra Foothills, US

91

points

MacLaren 2012 Atoosa's Vineyard Syrah (Russian River Valley)

California Syrah Russian River Valley, US

91

points

Boeger 2013 Estate Zinfandel (El Dorado)

California Zinfandel El Dorado, US

91

points

Saxon Brown 2012 Durell Vineyard Hayfield Block Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

91

points

Morro Bay 2008 Split Oak Estates Cabernet Sauvignon (California)

California Cabernet Sauvignon California, US

86

points

Naggiar 2009 Estate grown Viognier (Sierra Foothills)

California Viognier Sierra Foothills, US

86

points

Niner 2007 Bootjack Ranch Syrah (Paso Robles)

California Syrah Paso Robles, US

86

points

Red Truck 2009 Pink Truck Rosé (California)

California Rosé California, US

86

points

Rock Wall 2009 Monte Rosso Vineyard Reserve Zinfandel (Sonoma County)

California Zinfandel Sonoma County, US

86

points

Tortoise Creek 2008 Cherokee Lane Cabernet Sauvignon (Lodi)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Lodi, US

86

points

Barefoot Bubbly NV Moscato Spumante Champagne Sparkling (California)

California Sparkling Blend California, US

86

points

Cobblestone 2006 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

86

points

Dancing Derby 2009 Sauvignon Blanc (California)

California Sauvignon Blanc California, US

86

points

De Loach 2009 Zinfandel (Russian River Valley)

California Zinfandel Russian River Valley, US

86

points

Écluse 2010 Ensemble Lock Vineyard Red (Paso Robles)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Paso Robles, US

90

points

Bump 2011 Chardonnay (Sonoma Valley)

California Chardonnay Sonoma Valley, US

90

points

ZD 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

90

points

Joseph Phelps 2010 Estate Grown Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

90

points

Sean Thackrey 2010 Cassiopeia Wentzel Vineyard Clone 777 Pinot Noir (Anderson Valley)

California Pinot Noir Anderson Valley, US

90

points

Tolosa 2011 Pure Chardonnay (Edna Valley)

California Chardonnay Edna Valley, US

90

points

Transcendence 2010 La Paloma Larner Vineyard Syrah (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Syrah Santa Ynez Valley, US

90

points

Alysian 2010 Floodgate Vineyard Rock Hill Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

89

points

Prager 2004 Madeline Riesling (Napa Valley)

California Riesling Napa Valley, US

88

points

Talley 2006 Rosemary's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Arroyo Grande Valley)

California Pinot Noir Arroyo Grande Valley, US

88

points

Vice Versa 2005 Le Petit Vice Cabernet Sauvignon-Syrah (Sonoma-Napa)

California Cabernet Sauvignon-Syrah Sonoma-Napa, US

88

points

Prime 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon (Coombsville)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Coombsville, US

95

points

Constant 2009 Cabernet Franc (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Franc Napa Valley, US

94

points

Signorello 2009 Padrone Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

94

points

Stag's Leap Wine Cellars 2009 Cask 23 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

94

points

Stag's Leap Wine Cellars 2009 FAY Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

94

points

Lamborn Family Vineyards 2008 Vintage VI Cabernet Sauvignon (Howell Mountain)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain, US

94

points

Creō 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon (Chalk Hill)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Chalk Hill, US

94

points

Goldschmidt 2007 Plus Single Vineyard Selection Vyborny Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Alexander Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley, US

94

points

Marimar Estate 2010 Don Miguel Vineyard La Masía Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

94

points

Shafer 2008 Hillside Select Cabernet Sauvignon (Stags Leap District)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Stags Leap District, US

94

points

Krupp Brothers 2008 Stagecoach Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

94

points

Constant 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

94

points

Hewitt 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon (Rutherford)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford, US

94

points

Elyse 2012 L'Ingenue Naggiar Vineyard White (Sierra Foothills)

California White Blend Sierra Foothills, US

91

points

FEL 2013 Pinot Gris (Anderson Valley)

California Pinot Gris Anderson Valley, US

91

points

Franciscan 2012 Cuvée Sauvage Chardonnay (Carneros)

California Chardonnay Carneros, US

91

points

Gibbs 2010 Obsidian Block Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (St. Helena)

California Cabernet Sauvignon St. Helena, US

91

points

Greyscale 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

91

points

Piña 2011 Firehouse Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Rutherford)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford, US

91

points

Renteria 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

91

points

Santa Barbara Winery 2012 Reserve Chardonnay (Sta. Rita Hills)

California Chardonnay Sta. Rita Hills, US

91

points

Still Waters 2010 Estate Cabernet Franc (Paso Robles)

California Cabernet Franc Paso Robles, US

91

points

Taken Wine Co. 2013 Complicated Chardonnay (Sonoma County)

California Chardonnay Sonoma County, US

91

points

Wildhurst 2013 Reserve Sauvignon Blanc (Lake County)

California Sauvignon Blanc Lake County, US

91

points

Mount Eden Vineyards 2010 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Santa Cruz Mountains)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Santa Cruz Mountains, US

91

points

Robert Biale 2012 Founding Farmers Zinfandel (Napa Valley)

California Zinfandel Napa Valley, US

91

points

Genius Wines 2009 Creò Clajeux Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Chalk Hill)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Chalk Hill, US

87

points

Happy Canyon Vineyard 2012 Sauvignon Blanc (Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara)

California Sauvignon Blanc Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara, US

87

points

Berryessa Gap 2013 Iberian Series Verdelho (Yolo County)

California Verdelho Yolo County, US

87

points

Castle Rock 2012 Pinot Noir (Mendocino)

California Pinot Noir Mendocino, US

87

points

Decoy 2012 Chardonnay (Sonoma County)

California Chardonnay Sonoma County, US

87

points

Robert Mondavi 2011 Private Selection Meritage (Central Coast)

California Meritage Central Coast, US

86

points

Baehner Fournier 2012 Vogelzang Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc (Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara)

California Sauvignon Blanc Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara, US

86

points

Communication Block 2010 Lampyridae Vineyards Red (Mount Veeder)

California Red Blend Mount Veeder, US

86

points

Fess Parker 2011 Pommard Clone Pinot Noir (Santa Barbara County)

California Pinot Noir Santa Barbara County, US

86

points

Martin & Weyrich 2011 Allegro Moscato (California)

California Moscato California, US

86

points

Robert Mondavi 2012 Private Selection Pinot Grigio (Central Coast)

California Pinot Grigio Central Coast, US

86

points

Brilliant Mistake 2013 Taylor Family Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Stags Leap District)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Stags Leap District, US

92

points

Les Belles Collines 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

92

points

Loring Wine Company 2015 Sierra Mar Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Lucia Highlands)

California Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands, US

92

points

Lucienne 2014 Hook Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Lucia Highlands)

California Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands, US

92

points

Lucienne 2014 Smith Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Lucia Highlands)

California Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands, US

92

points

Lynch Wines 2013 Strummer Syrah (Sierra Foothills)

California Syrah Sierra Foothills, US

92

points

Armida 2014 Tina's Block Maple Vineyards Zinfandel (Dry Creek Valley)

California Zinfandel Dry Creek Valley, US

92

points

Wolff 2014 Old Vines Chardonnay (Edna Valley)

California Chardonnay Edna Valley, US

92

points

Haraszthy 2013 Indian Springs Ranch Reserve Zinfandel (Sonoma Valley)

California Zinfandel Sonoma Valley, US

92

points

Freakshow 2014 Red (Lodi)

California Red Blend Lodi, US

92

points

Blue Rock 2014 Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

92

points

Gundlach Bundschu 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon (Sonoma Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma Valley, US

92

points

Baker & Brain 2013 Pendulum Red (Monterey County)

California Rhône-style Red Blend Monterey County, US

92

points

Ballentine 2014 Estate Grown Merlot (Napa Valley)

California Merlot Napa Valley, US

92

points

Esser Cellars 2001 Chardonnay (California)

California Chardonnay California, US

90

points

Babcock 2009 Estate Grown Sauvignon Blanc (Sta. Rita Hills)

California Sauvignon Blanc Sta. Rita Hills, US

87

points

Brophy Clark 2008 Chardonnay (Santa Maria Valley)

California Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley, US

87

points

Carmel Road 2008 Chardonnay (Monterey County)

California Chardonnay Monterey County, US

87

points

Fess Parker 2007 Rodney's Vineyard Syrah (Santa Barbara County)

California Syrah Santa Barbara County, US

87

points

Valley of the Moon 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon (Sonoma County)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma County, US

87

points

Villa Andretti 2009 Chardonnay (Napa Valley)

California Chardonnay Napa Valley, US

87

points

Brandlin 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon (Mount Veeder)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Mount Veeder, US

87

points

Renteria 2010 Pinot Noir (Carneros)

California Pinot Noir Carneros, US

90

points

Renteria 2010 Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

90

points

Rutherford Hill 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

90

points

Stewart 2011 Hollis Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

90

points

En Garde 2009 Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

90

points

MacRostie 2012 Chardonnay (Sonoma Coast)

California Chardonnay Sonoma Coast, US

90

points

Margerum 2012 M5 Red (Santa Barbara County)

California Rhône-style Red Blend Santa Barbara County, US

90

points

Raymond 2010 Small Lot Collection Syrah (Napa Valley)

California Syrah Napa Valley, US

90

points

Stewart 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

90

points

Gary Farrell 2012 Maffei Vineyard Zinfandel (Russian River Valley)

California Zinfandel Russian River Valley, US

92

points

Fog Crest 2012 Estate Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

92

points

Gary Farrell 2012 Bacigalupi Vineyard Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

92

points

Hall 2011 Bergfeld Cabernet Sauvignon (St. Helena)

California Cabernet Sauvignon St. Helena, US

92

points

Hunt McKay 2011 Morisoli Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Rutherford)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford, US

92

points

Lancaster 2013 Samantha's Sauvignon Blanc (Alexander Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Alexander Valley, US

92

points

Merryvale 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

92

points

Michael Gill Cellars 2012 Tantrum Tempranillo (Paso Robles)

California Tempranillo Paso Robles, US

92

points

Eric Kent 2013 Chardonnay (Russian River Valley)

California Chardonnay Russian River Valley, US

91

points

Eric Kent 2013 Small Town Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

91

points

Fidelity 2013 Railyard Zinfandel (Alexander Valley)

California Zinfandel Alexander Valley, US

91

points

Bailiwick 2013 Foray Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

91

points

Chalk Hill 2012 Estate Red (Chalk Hill)

California Red Blend Chalk Hill, US

91

points

Darcie Kent Vineyards 2012 Crown Block Red (Livermore Valley)

California Red Blend Livermore Valley, US

91

points

Bailiwick 2013 Silver Pines Vineyard Pinot Noir (Sonoma Mountain)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Mountain, US

91

points

Castrucci 2013 Pinot Noir (Napa Valley)

California Pinot Noir Napa Valley, US

91

points

Grgich Hills 2012 Miljenko's Selection Estate Grown Cabernet Sauvignon (Rutherford)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford, US

91

points

Kanzler 2013 Estate Reserve Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast)

California Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, US

91

points

Truchard 2011 Pinot Noir (Carneros)

California Pinot Noir Carneros, US

88

points

Wellington 2009 Merlot (Sonoma Valley)

California Merlot Sonoma Valley, US

88

points

David Girard 2012 Estate Vineyard Grenache Blanc (El Dorado)

California Grenache Blanc El Dorado, US

88

points

El Roy 2010 Nelson Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc (Dry Creek Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Dry Creek Valley, US

88

points

Vie Winery 2010 White Hawk Vineyard Syrah (Santa Barbara County)

California Syrah Santa Barbara County, US

87

points

J. Wilkes 2007 Solomon Hills Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley)

California Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley, US

88

points

McCay Cellars 2008 Paisley Red (Lodi)

California Red Blend Lodi, US

88

points

Peachy Canyon 2010 Vortex Zinfandel (Paso Robles)

California Zinfandel Paso Robles, US

88

points

Jenner 2010 Chardonnay (Sonoma Coast)

California Chardonnay Sonoma Coast, US

87

points

Liquid Farm 2010 White Hill Chardonnay (Sta. Rita Hills)

California Chardonnay Sta. Rita Hills, US

87

points

Lucia 2010 Chardonnay (Santa Lucia Highlands)

California Chardonnay Santa Lucia Highlands, US

87

points

Aquinas 2010 Chardonnay (Napa Valley)

California Chardonnay Napa Valley, US

87

points

Miraflores 2009 Methode Ancienne Syrah (El Dorado)

California Syrah El Dorado, US

87

points

Morgan 2010 Twelve Clones Pinot Noir (Santa Lucia Highlands)

California Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands, US

87

points

Lyeth 2010 L de Lyeth Merlot (Sonoma County)

California Merlot Sonoma County, US

87

points

Atalon 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

87

points

Champ de Rêves 2010 Pinot Noir (Anderson Valley)

California Pinot Noir Anderson Valley, US

87

points

Chessman 2010 Zinfandel (Lodi)

California Zinfandel Lodi, US

87

points

Foxen 7200 2012 7200 Cabernet Sauvignon (Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara, US

89

points

Nottingham Cellars 2012 1846 Cabernet Sauvignon (Livermore Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Livermore Valley, US

89

points

Reaper 2013 Red (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Red Blend Santa Ynez Valley, US

89

points

Refugio Ranch 2012 Red (Santa Ynez Valley)

California Rhône-style Red Blend Santa Ynez Valley, US

89

points

Sonoma-Cutrer 2013 Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley)

California Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, US

89

points

Waterstone 2013 Sauvignon Blanc (Napa Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley, US

89

points

Seven Deadly Zins 2011 Old Vine Zinfandel (Lodi)

California Zinfandel Lodi, US

85

points

Truett Hurst 2012 California Square Red (Paso Robles)

California Red Blend Paso Robles, US

85

points

Hooker 2011 Old Boys Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

85

points

Alexander Valley Vineyards 2012 Wetzel Family Estate Pinot Noir (Alexander Valley)

California Pinot Noir Alexander Valley, US

85

points

Alexander Valley Vineyards 2010 Alexander School Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (Alexander Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley, US

85

points

Alexander Valley Vineyards 2011 Estate Merlot (Alexander Valley)

California Merlot Alexander Valley, US

85

points

Bello Family Vineyards 2011 Chardonnay (Carneros)

California Chardonnay Carneros, US

85

points

Brutocao 2010 Quadriga Red (Mendocino)

California Red Blend Mendocino, US

85

points

Domaine Laurier NV Brut Sparkling (California)

California Sparkling Blend California, US

85

points

Hartley-Ostini 2011 Hitching Post Cork Dancer Pinot Noir (Santa Barbara County)

California Pinot Noir Santa Barbara County, US

85

points

San Simeon 2012 Chardonnay (Monterey)

California Chardonnay Monterey, US

85

points

V. Sattui 2011 Crow Ridge Vineyard Old Vine Zinfandel (Russian River Valley)

California Zinfandel Russian River Valley, US

85

points

Ideology Cellars 2010 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, US

85

points

Kokomo 2011 Claret (Dry Creek Valley)

California Claret Dry Creek Valley, US

85

points

Fenestra 2012 Ghielmetti Vineyard Petite Sirah (Livermore Valley)

California Petite Sirah Livermore Valley, US

88

points