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Napa Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Cabernet Sauvignon Wine Details
Price: $40.00 per bottle

Description: The wait is over! This Obsidian and Taplin vineyards' gem is now available. 2004 was just a great year to be a farmer in Napa. The fruit bursts with dark flavors and maintains the tradition of balance we strive for in all of our wines. Production remains small, so do not wait to long to enjoy this beauty.

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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