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Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon Wine Details
Price: $24.00 per bottle

Description: The Rogue Valley, located in the foothills of the Siskiyou Mountains, offers the warmest growing conditions in Oregon. The terrain of deep valleys and high elevations collects cool night air and is an ideal microclimate for growing Bordeaux grape varietals possessing intense color and flavor. Enjoy our version of this classic wine with wild berry and sage aromas that lead into rich elegance with supple textures and chocolate tannins. 2004 Oregon State Fair, Gold Medal Winner!

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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