The fortune of both regions is based on the noble Cabernet Sauvignon grape
FOLLOWING our exploration of the red Cabernet Sauvignon grape
two weeks ago, now it's the turn of the white Sauvignon - Sauvignon Blanc.
This wine is a blend of Merlot and cabernet sauvignon grape
varieties and is packed with rich raspberry, cherry and blackcurrant fruit flavours.
Warren Winiarski was among the early visionaries to believe that the Cabernet Sauvignon grape
was uniquely suited to the Napa Valley, and he focused on locating the ideal site that ultimately would produce a classically-styled wine that reflected, but was not overpowered by, the region.
THE red Cabernet Sauvignon grape
is among one of the best known of all the red grapes.
Over the years, we've learned a lot from the French about how to make great wines from the Cabernet Sauvignon grape
to the point where, today, both France and California do make equally superb wines.
The Cabernet Sauvignon grapes
in Spontanea and the Riesling grapes in Einzigartig came from Bookcliff Winery in Boulder.
There are three vineyards, totaling nine acres of Cabernet Sauvignon grapes
THIEVES harvested an entire crop of prime cabernet sauvignon grapes
in a "wine mafia" raid.
The blend for this wine mirrors his vineyard plantings with 76 percent cabernet sauvignon grapes
, 13 percent merlot and 11 percent petit verdot.
This organically grown wine is a blend of grenache, syrah, cinsault, and cabernet sauvignon grapes
Made from syrah, merlot and cabernet sauvignon grapes
, and with its flavours of raspberry and red cherry, it's a lovely example of a modern rose made in the traditional way.