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$47.95

CABERNET Reserve 2020

Aged in new American oak for 8 months this small batch is a shining example of a cool climate Cabernet Franc. Aromas of ripe strawberry and cranberry meet violet, raspberry and plum. Warm notes of toasted oak and caramel add a layer of complexity. The aromas carry to the palate with smooth tannin, bright acidity and a clean finish.

FOOD PAIRINGS:

Roasted pork, lasagna (with or without meat), lamb chops with rosemary, gyros.

ALCOHOL:

14%

Sweetness:

3/L

Additional Info:

Cabernet Franc is an earlier ripening variety that is more acidic and typically a lighter style then its offspring Cabernet Sauvignon (a vine crossing of Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc). Distinctive violet floral are associated with Cab Franc specifically violets, bright red fruit like raspberry and cherry and can also have a nuance of herbs or peppers

Winemaker’s Notes:

A stellar example of a cool climate Cabernet Franc! Lots of beautiful fruit on the nose and palate, and floral violet. Toasted oak and sweeter hints of caramel from the oak add a layer of depth.  Only 37 cases produced