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Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon Wine Details
Price: $10.99 per bottle

Description: Red wine aged in new American Oak barrels, the ripeness of the grapes, and the small yield provided us with a distinctive & intense wine that will further develop with age. This delicious Cabernet has a full-flavored palate unleashing luscious blackcurrant & chocolate undertones. Gold at the 2002 Arkansas State Fair & Bronze at the 2003 Wines of the South Competition.

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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