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Magazine Archives: Nov. 15, 2018

Shifting Ground

Napa Cabernet still reigns in California, but rising costs are driving vintners to Sonoma and beyond
James Laube
Issue: November 15, 2018


From afar, Cabernet Sauvignon's status as California's top red appears to be solid, as the variety continues to produce original and exciting wines that offer both charm and substance. Considering quality alone, this might be the state's finest era for Cabernet. Wine Spectator's James Laube explains.


For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 16, 2018.

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