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Cabernet Sauvignon · Texas High Plains

Cabernet Sauvignon · Texas High Plains Wine Details
Price: $14.00 per bottle

Description: Cabernet Sauvignon is the quintessential wine grape, and ours is from the best vineyard on the Texas High Plains. With a hint of oak, and a well developed body of ripe fruit, soft round tannins, and subtle notes of blackberry jam this red will leave you wishing for more!

Varietal Definition
Cabernet Sauvignon:
Cabernet Sauvignon is the most widely planted and significant among the five dominant varieties in France’s Bordeaux region, as well as the most successful red wine produced in California. Though it was thought to be an ancient variety, recent genetic studies at U.C. Davis have determined that Cabernet Sauvignon is actually the hybrid offspring of Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Franc. Cabernet Sauvignon berries are small with black, thick and very tough skin. This toughness makes the grapes fairly resistant to disease and spoilage and able to withstand some autumn rains with little or no damage. It is a mid to late season ripener. These growth characteristics, along with its flavor appeal have made Cabernet Sauvignon one of the most popular red wine varieties worldwide.


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