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Wine review: Clos du Bois Sonoma Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2011, California

Rating
90.00
Year
2011
Region
Sonoma
Varietal
Cabernet sauvignon
Price
$24.95

Medium-full-bodied, this inviting red starts out with sweet cherry and a soft texture, then the round, friendly character gives way to bright acidity and nuances of charred wood and cigar tobacco. Lovely balance and good complexity for the price.

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Beppi Crosariol writes about wine and spirits in the Globe Life and Style sections.He has been The Globe's wine and spirits columnist for more than 10 years. In the late 1990s, he also wrote a food trends column called The Biting Edge.Beppi used to cover business law for ROB and previously edited the paper's weekly technology section. More

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