Clos Du Bois Sonoma Reserve Merlot 2008, Alexander Valley

Merlot Merlot
California, Usa

$24.95 (34900)

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This is a generous Merlot that shows great character in a quietly authoritative manner. Woodsmoke, milk chocolate, plum and blueberry notes please on both the nose and palate. This drinks softly but definitely carries a big flavour stick. Well structured and balanced with well-positioned tannins and a very enjoyable finish. Enjoy this with roast duck in a pomegranate walnut sauce, or with lamb kebabs. (VINTAGES panel, Aug. 2012)
89 pts
2
June 08, 2013

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a quintessential California merlot that delivers richness and depth without being overly heavy or high in...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Sweet, soft, fruity and woody, this has the classic oaky-toasty-chocolaty profile and sweet, soft tannins that give...

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