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a type of grapethe red wine made from this grape
[C19: French]
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Noun1.Cabernet - superior Bordeaux type of red wine
red wine - wine having a red color derived from skins of dark-colored grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon grape - superior red wine grapes grown especially in the Bordeaux region of France and northern California
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The broadest measure of success for the grape variety that originated in Bordeaux hundreds of years ago from a chance crossing of Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc comes from the massive off-premise sales data set compiled by market-research firm IRI.
Busby Estate Langhorne Creek Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, South Eastern Australia (PS4.
Along with expensive New World examples, such as the Margaret River in Australia, you can still enjoy a reasonably priced cabernet sauvignon from most winemaking regions.
97) 2014 Snowden "The Ranch" Cabernet Sauvignon (California).
Summit Lake Vineyards 2011 "Emily Kestrel" Cabernet Sauvignon (Howell Mountain, Napa Valley; $65).
96) Gallo Estate Northern Sonoma Cabernet Sauvignon 2010 (Sonoma, CA).
95) 2010 Rocca Family Vineyards, Collinetta Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley CA).
Beneath the simple but classy black and white label, lies a cabernet sauvignon of finesse and depth - which scooped a silver during the first round of judging at this year's International Wine Challenge.
MARKS and Sparks Lost Sheep cabernet is a decent chunky cab sauv for pounds 6.
Its lovely 2003 ($75) consists of 69percent cabernet sauvignon, 15percent cabernet franc, 11percent merlot and 5percent petit verdot.
The 2003 vintage cabernet, with a limited production of 500 cases, is the first wine to be released by the winery.
Almost all of the major wine- producing countries in the world have at least one distinguished cabernet to offer in their array of wines.