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Franc, a genetic parent of Cabernet Sauvignon along with Sauvignon
Blanc, is one of the major red grape varieties in the world which
is normally used as a blending wine. In Bordeaux it is used
extensively as a minor component along with Merlot, Petit Verdot
and Malbec and blended with Cabernet Sauvignon, the major player of
that region. St. Emilion in Bordeaux and the Loire Valley, where
this grape variety is known as Breton, have the most plantings of
Cabernet Franc in the world.
is more versatile to growing conditions than its off spring
Cabernet Sauvignon and thrives in the warmer climate and sandy
soils of our region. Contrary to the Cabernet Franc that grows in
the cooler climates of Bordeaux and the Loire, our Cabernet Franc
has a deep red color and is abundant in refined tannins making this
wine full bodied.
this Cabernet Franc with Cabernet Sauvignon and Petit Verdot for
complexity and structure and aged it in French oak barrels for 15
months. The sweet aromas dominated by plum and violets, carry to
the palate revealing more exotic flavors reminiscent of black
currant and cassis accented with cedar and cocoa. The sustained
finish adds hints of mocha and tobacco. This is a well structured
full body wine with a perfect balance. While the wine is enjoyable
right now it can be stacked away for a generation.
80% Cabernet Franc
10% Cabernet Sauvignon
10% Petit Verdot
Alcohol Content: 13.5%
Residual sugar: Less than 0.1%
Cases Produced: 480
Bottling Date: 3/4/2010
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