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9 California Cabernets Under $25

New reviews of great-value reds from Paso Robles and Sonoma
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Very good, juicy Cabernet Sauvignon doesn't have to break the bank.
Aaron Romano
Posted: September 18, 2017


"Value" and "Cabernet" are not often used in the same sentence, especially in California, where bottles can command high price tags. Today's entry-level selection offers juicy, charming Cabernet for everyday drinking: They're all widely available and cost under $25. Get the scores and tasting notes!

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