Clos du Bois Sonoma Reserve, Alexander Valley, Cabernet Sauvignon 2009

Recommendation: Recommend as a buy

Winery/Producer:Clos du Bois; Geyserville, California

Grape Variety:Cabernet Sauvignon

Geographic Origin: Sonoma County, Alexander Valley

Vintage: 2009

Price: $14.69

Purchased From: Ralphs Grocery Store; Encino, California

Paired With: Pasta with red sauce and salad.


    He said: Dark ruby red color. Nice blackberry bouquet. Full body and robust dry blackberry taste with a long dry earthy finish. Very drinkable and improved after the dinner (there was sugar in the red sauce). Balance of tannins is very nice. This is an excellent Carernet at this price.

    She said: Strong delicious aroma continuing into the taste. Dry medium tannins with great balance. Long delicious finish. Strongly recommended at $14.69.