A perfect Saturday Splurge. 100% Pinot Noir from Santa Rita Hills, Santa Ynez Valley, Central Coast of California. The wine was aged in … [Read more...]
The Best Pinot Noir - The Reverse Wine Snob Picks!
Don't fall for the "great Pinot Noir has to expensive" mantra we hear so much! For some reason this variety tends to be extremely susceptible to snobbery, with consumers and winemakers alike dreaming of transcendental experiences. And while it is indeed a finicky grape to grow, that doesn't mean you have to spend a boatload just to get a decent bottle.
Even so Pinot Noir can still be a hard nut to crack under $20, but don't despair, we've got plenty of reviews and recommendations right here and they are not all from where you might expect! One of the most important rules you can follow in your quest for the best inexpensive Pinot Noir is to not limit yourself to Oregon, Burgundy and California. Places like New Zealand, the rest of France and even Germany can produce great Pinot as well -- and the best part is that it is oftentimes at a much lower price!
Read on for our picks of The Best Pinot Noir Under $20!
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Willamette Valley Pinot Noir just under our $20 limit.Pinot Noir from five different vineyards in the Willamette Valley, Oregon … [Read more...]
A great pick for your Thanksgiving and Christmas tables. 100% Pinot Noir from Anderson Valley, Russian River Valley and Santa Lucia … [Read more...]
Winemaker Kim Crawford returns with a new label.100% Pinot Noir from Central Otago, New Zealand. The wine is aged for 11 months in … [Read more...]
Wine in a can?? We investigate with the Underwood Pinot Gris and Underwood Pinot Noir from Willamette Valley, Oregon.Here at Reverse … [Read more...]
100% Pinot Noir from Rheinhessen, Germany. Fermented and aged in stainless steel.Available for around $10. 1,500 cases produced. … [Read more...]