Cabernet


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cabernet

(ˈkæbəneɪ)
n
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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Celebrate National Cabernet Sauvignon Day, Friday, August 30 at Perry's Steakhouse & Grille (5 Oakbrook Center, Oak Brook, IL 60523; 630-571-1808, by enjoying a "wine-derful" bottle of Perry's Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon.
Through various analyses, they found that the Cabernet Sauvignon contained more, larger and more highly pigmented tannins than the Pinot Noir, and these tannins formed more protein aggregates in saliva.
Cabernet-dominant red blends took the top spot in terms of price, averaging $134 a bottle compared to $127 for Cabernet Sauvignon.
(97) Alexander Valley Vineyards Cabernet 2014 (California).
Offered in remembrance of winery co-founder, Emily Miner, this wine is softened by 5% cabernet franc.
(97) J.Lohr Carol's Vineyard Cabernet 2013 (California).
First released in 1987 (and on to its 29th vintage with the 2015 release), Don Melchor had consistently made it to the top list of eminent wine critics, making it one of Chile's most highly respected Cabernet Sauvignons and consequently one of the world's best.
PS8.49 Paz Cabernet Sauvignon-Cabernet Franc 2016 wine.coop.co.uk
Busby Estate Langhorne Creek Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, South Eastern Australia (PS4.98, Asda, in-store only) On the cabernet trail for an easy drinking value wine?
| Warwick Cape Lady Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, Western Cape, South Africa (PS8.50, Morrisons): Along with a hint of mocha, this is brimming with blueberry and blackberry fruits and with a velvety smooth richness, strength and purity folded into soft tannins.
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.
Soda Rock 2014 Warm Springs Cabernet Franc (Dry Creek Valley; $34).