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Rose` of Cabernet

Rose` of Cabernet Wine Details
Price: $8.00 per bottle

Description: This versatile wine is fairly bursting with the aromas of strawberries, currants, rose petal and a hint of red grapefruit. The intense strawberry, currant, and gooseberry fruit character is complimented by a slight sweetness and balanced by crisp acidity. Serious wine for food or for sipping, now available in pink.

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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