The Very Best Wines from Carmel Valley

Albatross Ridge 2012 Estate Reserve Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

91

points

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

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

91

points

Holman Ranch 2009 Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

88

points

Joullian 2014 Family Reserve Sauvignon Blanc (Carmel Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Carmel Valley, US

87

points

Indigené 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

88

points

Bernardus 2009 Marinus Red Wine Red (Carmel Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

92

points

Bernardus 2007 Marinus Red (Carmel Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

90

points

Boëté 2009 Saunders Vineyard Reserve Cabernet Franc (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Franc Carmel Valley, US

86

points

Albatross Ridge 2014 Estate Reserve Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

95

points

Galante 2009 Red Rose Hill Estate Bottled Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

89

points

Indigené 2013 Philanthropist Red (Carmel Valley)

California Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

87

points

Galante 2005 Almond Flat Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

84

points

Galante 2012 Almond Flat Estate Bottled Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

86

points

Chesebro 2011 La Montagne Sauvage Red (Carmel Valley)

California Rhône-style Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

93

points

Joullian 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

86

points

Galante 2011 Rancho Galante Estate Bottled Red (Carmel Valley)

California Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

88

points

Boëté 2012 Saunders Vineyard Reserve Cabernet Franc (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Franc Carmel Valley, US

88

points

Indigené 2009 Philanthropist Red (Carmel Valley)

California Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

88

points

Boëté 2006 Saunders Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

85

points

Boëté 2009 Cheval Rouge Red (Carmel Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

85

points

Holman Ranch 2010 Pinot Gris (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Gris Carmel Valley, US

86

points

Joullian 2013 Estate Rosé of Zinfandel (Carmel Valley)

California Zinfandel Carmel Valley, US

84

points

Joullian 2013 Sias Cuvee Zinfandel (Carmel Valley)

California Zinfandel Carmel Valley, US

88

points

Joullian 2013 Merlot (Carmel Valley)

California Merlot Carmel Valley, US

86

points

Joullian 2012 Estate Muscat Hamburg (Carmel Valley)

California Muscat Hamburg Carmel Valley, US

88

points

Joullian 2006 Cabernet Franc (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Franc Carmel Valley, US

84

points

Indigené 2014 Philanthropist Red (Carmel Valley)

California Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

89

points

Boete 2013 Saunders Vineyard Reserve Cabernet Franc (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Franc Carmel Valley, US

91

points

Joullian 2011 Estate Sias Cuvee Zinfandel (Carmel Valley)

California Zinfandel Carmel Valley, US

87

points

Chesebro 2009 La Montagne Sauvage Red (Carmel Valley)

California Rhône-style Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

92

points

Galante 2007 Blackjack Pasture Estate Bottled Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

85

points

Holman Ranch 2010 Estate Chardonnay (Carmel Valley)

California Chardonnay Carmel Valley, US

87

points

Silvestri 2007 Bella Sandra Chardonnay (Carmel Valley)

California Chardonnay Carmel Valley, US

82

points

Joullian NV Retro Rouge Red (Carmel Valley)

California Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

88

points

Galante 2010 Rancho Galante Estate Bottled Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

88

points

Galante 2009 Double M Red (Carmel Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

85

points

Boete 2014 Saunders Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

93

points

Parsonage Village 2006 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

82

points

Parsonage Village 2006 Estate Syrah (Carmel Valley)

California Syrah Carmel Valley, US

82

points

Joullian 2009 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

89

points

Galante 2008 Olive Hill Petite Sirah (Carmel Valley)

California Petite Sirah Carmel Valley, US

82

points

Boëté 2009 Saunders Vineyard Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

85

points

Chesebro 2012 La Montagne Sauvage Red (Carmel Valley)

California Rhône-style Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

93

points

Albatross Ridge 2014 Estate Chardonnay (Carmel Valley)

California Chardonnay Carmel Valley, US

94

points

Holman Ranch 2010 Hunter's Cuvee Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

93

points

Jonquille 2013 Red (Carmel Valley)

California Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

87

points

Joullian 2011 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

86

points

Boëté 2005 Saunders Vineyard Estate Grown Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

91

points

Bernardus 1999 Marinus Estate Grown & Estate Bottled Meritage (Carmel Valley)

California Meritage Carmel Valley, US

85

points

Joullian 2010 Jonquille Red (Carmel Valley)

California Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

91

points

Joullian 2005 Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

84

points

Galante 2012 Estate Bottled Sauvignon Blanc (Carmel Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Carmel Valley, US

87

points

Boëté 2008 Saunders Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

92

points

Joullian 2009 Family Reserve Syrah (Carmel Valley)

California Syrah Carmel Valley, US

87

points

Joullian 2007 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

84

points

Bernardus 2012 Marinus Red (Carmel Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

92

points

Joullian 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

87

points

Indigené 2012 Estate Sauvignon Blanc (Carmel Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Carmel Valley, US

84

points

Holman Ranch 2011 Estate Grown Sauvignon Blanc (Carmel Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Carmel Valley, US

86

points

Holman Ranch 2010 Hunter's Cuvée Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

87

points

Boëté 2008 Saunders Vineyard Estate Grown Reserve Cabernet Franc (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Franc Carmel Valley, US

92

points

Joullian 2011 Family Reserve Syrah (Carmel Valley)

California Syrah Carmel Valley, US

85

points

Galante 2012 Ace High Malbec (Carmel Valley)

California Malbec Carmel Valley, US

88

points

Galante 2014 Bulls Eye Red (Carmel Valley)

California Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

88

points

Joyce 2013 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

92

points

Boëté 2010 Cheval Rouge Reserve Red (Carmel Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

89

points

Joullian 1997 Zinfandel (Carmel Valley)

California Zinfandel Carmel Valley, US

83

points

Holman Ranch 2011 Heather's Hill Estate Grown Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

94

points

Joullian 2013 Estate Semillon (Carmel Valley)

California Sémillon Carmel Valley, US

89

points

Bernardus 2005 Marinus Red (Carmel Valley)

California Bordeaux-style Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

84

points

Parsonage Village 2004 Estate Syrah (Carmel Valley)

California Syrah Carmel Valley, US

86

points

Bernardus 2011 Marinus Red (Carmel Valley)

California Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

90

points

Boëté 2007 Saunders Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

85

points

Holman Ranch 2010 Rosé of Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

82

points

Joullian 2013 Family Reserve Cabernet Franc (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Franc Carmel Valley, US

85

points

Boete 2014 Saunders Vineyard Reserve Cabernet Franc (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Franc Carmel Valley, US

88

points

Joullian 2015 Sauvignon Blanc (Carmel Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Carmel Valley, US

90

points

Galante 2013 Wagon Wheel White (Carmel Valley)

California White Blend Carmel Valley, US

91

points

Bernardus 2004 Ocean Block Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

86

points

Albatross Ridge 2013 Estate Reserve Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

93

points

Parsonage Village 2005 Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

84

points

Parsonage Village 2005 Estate Merlot (Carmel Valley)

California Merlot Carmel Valley, US

84

points

Parsonage Village 2006 Estate Tanner Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

84

points

Holman Ranch 2013 0.5 Brix Pinot Gris (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Gris Carmel Valley, US

91

points

Galante 2013 Kick Ass Red (Carmel Valley)

California Red Blend Carmel Valley, US

83

points

Joullian 2007 Sauvignon Blanc (Carmel Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Carmel Valley, US

84

points

Bernardus 2006 Ingrid's Vineyard Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

90

points

Dawn's Dream 2009 Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

85

points

Albatross Ridge 2013 Estate Chardonnay (Carmel Valley)

California Chardonnay Carmel Valley, US

91

points

Albatross Ridge 2014 Cuvée Vivienne Estate Grown Pinot Noir (Carmel Valley)

California Pinot Noir Carmel Valley, US

94

points

Joullian 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon (Carmel Valley)

California Cabernet Sauvignon Carmel Valley, US

90

points

Chesebro 2013 CM Ranch Grenache (Carmel Valley)

California Grenache Carmel Valley, US

94

points

Joullian 2017 Family Reserve Sauvignon Blanc (Carmel Valley)

California Sauvignon Blanc Carmel Valley, US

86

points