10 Striking California Zinfandels at 90+ Points

New reviews of outstanding-rated reds from Napa Valley and Sonoma, most from the 2019 vintage

10 Striking California Zinfandels at 90+ Points
Ridge purchased Lytton Springs and its old vines in 1991, adding Zinfandels to its noteworthy range of Santa Cruz Mountains wines. (Courtesy of Robert Holmes)
May 2, 2022

Zinfandel lovers are in for a treat with California’s 2019 bottlings. This week's selection puts them in the spotlight, with a few other vintages in the mix, all notching 90 points or more on Wine Spectator’s 100-point scale.

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