8 Exciting West Coast Chardonnays Up to 92 Points

New reviews of whites from California's Russian River Valley and Washington's Columbia Valley, many priced $32 or less

8 Exciting West Coast Chardonnays Up to 92 Points
Browne uses grapes from vineyards across Washington state for its noteworthy red and white wines, including its impressive Chardonnay. (Courtesy of Browne Family Vineyards)
Sep 26, 2022

As the state’s most widely planted white grape, Chardonnay is the base for many of California's most celebrated white wines. Washington state isn't as well-known for its Chardonnays; yet, Chardonnay is the most widely planted white variety there too. This week's selection spotlights Chardonnays from California and Washington to showcase both regions' talents with the grape.

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